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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - Season Opener vs Lakers

Postby hova- on Sun Nov 25, 2012 7:36 pm

Sit, well, looking at tonight's game it is. No Dirk is very tough.

dare, not hoping for that kind of Dallas season ;) Thanks for dropping by, homz.

Thierry •, Kaman is a very good player in the game. He's the first option because his inside game is really effective. Lakers are a video game team.

Axel., as you see in the Jazz game, I still have to adjust the sliders. A lot of shots I took were simply bad shots, so it was good the did not fall, but sometimes I think the players aren't good enough at hitting shots that arent really contested and I am also missing and1s right now.

Thanks for your comments guys.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby Mavs4Life on Mon Nov 26, 2012 2:43 am

Half man, half amazing.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby Lamrock on Mon Nov 26, 2012 5:43 am

Vintage hova- realism with the Lakers loss. In all seriousness though, great start. Looking forward to see how this goes.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby RapboY on Mon Nov 26, 2012 5:02 pm

Nice, I'm liking this so far! Let me join in with the predicitons:

- Make Dirk an All-Star - YES
- OJ Mayo has to fulfill our predictions: 18 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, >.35% 3pt - YES
- Reach the Playoffs as the 6th seed (or better) - YES, I say 5th
- Get one rookie into the All Rookie 2nd team (or better) - NO
- Win another 50 games (or better) - NO
- Reach the 2nd round of the Playoffs (or better) - NO
- Be amongst the top ten in points allowed per game - YES - Why is this a "goal"? :lol:
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby jyap18 on Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:24 pm

A great story. :D
Let me share my predictions..

Yes - Make Dirk an All-Star
Yes - OJ Mayo has to fulfill our predictions: 18 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, >.35% 3pt
Yes - Reach the Playoffs as the 6th seed (or better)
No - Get one rookie into the All Rookie 2nd team (or better)
No - Win another 50 games (or better)
Yes - Reach the 2nd round of the Playoffs (or better)
Yes - Be amongs the top ten in points allowed per game

I will follow this (Y)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby mpac on Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:46 pm

Here's mine:

- Make Dirk an All-Star - NO, due to lengthy injury and 2k
- OJ Mayo has to fulfill our predictions: 18 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, >.35% 3pt - YES
- Reach the Playoffs as the 6th seed (or better) - NO
- Get one rookie into the All Rookie 2nd team (or better) - YES
- Win another 50 games (or better) - NO
- Reach the 2nd round of the Playoffs (or better) - YES
- Be amongst the top ten in points allowed per game - YES
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter - DAL @ LAL - DAL @ UTA

Postby megarover on Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:08 am

- Make Dirk an All-Star-YES
- OJ Mayo has to fulfill our predictions: 18 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, >.35% 3pt-NO
- Reach the Playoffs as the 6th seed (or better)-NO
- Get one rookie into the All Rookie 2nd team (or better)-YES
- Win another 50 games (or better)=NO
- Reach the 2nd round of the Playoffs (or better)-NO
- Be amongst the top ten in points allowed per game-YES
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Re: DAL @UTA

Postby hova- on Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:16 pm

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Charlotte Bobcats (1-0) at Dallas Mavericks (1-1) 83-82

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MKG hits game-winning shot as Bobcats claw past Mavericks

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DALLAS, NOVEMBER 3rd (AP) - Michael Kidd-Gilchrist scores 20 points and hits the go-ahead bucket with 5.2 seconds left in the game to lead Charlotte past Dallas.

The Charlotte Bobcats for their first time in team history were able to win the first two games of a season thanks to their young rookie Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who scored 20 points, added 16 rebounds and showed leadership ability in the fourth.

The Dallas Mavericks were slumping in the first quarter but managed to get back on track as they took the lead with eight minutes left in the fourth quarter. Vince Carter, who hit three of his four attempts from down-town gave the Mavericks the lead on a mid-range jumper.

Charlotte, who only shot 36% from the field for the ball game but grabbed 15 offensive rebounds looked like they would break apart in the fourth when the Mavs went on a 6-0 run late in the game. But the Cats clawed back as Ramon Sessions, who had 11 points in the game hit a pull-up jumper with 32 seconds left in the game to give Charlotte a one point lead.

The Mavericks, coming off a close clutch at Utah gave the ball to Vince Carter who took a quick shot but could not hit. On the other end, with 14 secons left Ramon Sessions had a costly turnover as Shawn Marion played the passing lane and went coast to coast for a lay-up that could have decided the game.

This was when Michael Kidd-Gilchrist stepped in. Having hit five of his ten shots, the rookie made a drive with eight seconds left to go and the Bobcats down by one. MKG stopped at the high post shaking off Shawn Marion and popped the 12 footer. The Mavericks weren't able to get off a shot with no timeout left as O.J. Mayo lost the ball with a second left. The Mavs guard only shot 5-16 from the field in Dallas' second loss of the season.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: 20 points - 16 rebounds - 4 steals - 6/11 FG - 8/8 FT
Ramon Sessions: 11 points - 6 assists - 4/12 FG
Bismack Biyombo: 8 points - 6 rebounds - 4/7 FG
Kemba Walker: 11 points - 3 rebounds - 3/8 FG

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Chris Kaman: 22 points - 8 rebounds - 1 block - 9/16 FG
O.J. Mayo: 16 points - 6 rebounds - 3 assists - 5/16 FG
Vince Carter: 15 points - 4 rebounds - 6/12 FG - 3/4 3PT
Shawn Marion: 6 points - 8 rebounds - 2 steals - 1 block - 3/9 FG

Quotable: "This young kid has got a lot of talent. He's a fierce defender and his shot selection is great. Our late game execution was bad tonight" (Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion on Michael Kidd-Gilchrist)
Game Notes: The Bobcats only shot 36% from the floor but had 15 offensive rebounds ... for the second time in a row the Mavericks only 42% of their shot attempts ... Charlotte went to the line 31 times hitting 77% ... this is the first season the Bobcats win their first two games ... Dallas had 9 blocks in the game with 7 players recording at least a blocked shot ...
Looking forward: CHA @ PHX (11/07) - POR @ DAL (11/05)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-1)- Clutch rookie-performance @

Postby hova- on Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:19 pm

RapboY, megarover, mpac, jyap18, really appreciating your participation guys, thanks.

Lamrock, the Lakers are sick in the game. Somehow even Devin Ebanks and Steve Blake started hitting their shots. I'm still working on the sliders, I have to try to make it easier for the offense as my (and the CPUs) shooting numbers are too low. Apart from that I think the stats are realistic so far. Portland will be next ;)
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Re: PS3 YLOD - no updates right now :(

Postby Valor on Wed Nov 28, 2012 6:49 pm

hova- wrote:Okay guys, used my free time today to open my ps3, take the mainboard out and put it into the oven. 10 minutes, 200°C -> PS3 is working again. Problem is though, that I have read a lot about it and usually it does not take too long until it gets broken again.

We will see what happens, as long as I can play, there will be updates.

into the oven? lol wow....well glad that it's working again at any rate

tough loss to the 'Cats, MKG really had a big game there :applaud:
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-1)- Clutch rookie-performance @

Postby hova- on Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:56 am

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Mavericks guard Collison out with shoulder injury

DALLAS (AP) Dallas Mavericks guard Darren Collison has injured his right shoulder and will be out for at least two weeks.

Bad news for the Dallas Mavericks. After losing their first home game of the season against Charlotte, the Mavericks will not be able to take services of guard Darren Collison against the Portland Trail Blazers. Collison has injured his shoulder in Monday's practice.
"Right now it looks like there is no structural damage, but he had some swelling on his shoulder and was in great pain yesterday", Mavericks assistant Coach Chris Hova told media on Tuesday.
Collison, who is averaging 11 points and 4.5 assists per game for the Mavericks, will most likely be out for two weeks. Collison is the second starter out with an injury as German star player Dirk Nowitzki is still not able to play after knee surgery and is likely to return in December. The Mavericks will host the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday. Dallas is 1-2 this season so far.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-1)- Clutch rookie-performance @

Postby dare on Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:13 am

Play Chris Hova at the point there is no other choice :wink:
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-1)- Clutch rookie-performance @

Postby Martti. on Thu Nov 29, 2012 9:08 am

Gotta love Kidd-Gilchrist.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-1)- Clutch rookie-performance @

Postby hova- on Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:33 pm

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Dallas Mavericks sign veteran point guard Derek Fisher

DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have announced that they have signed veteran guard Derek Fisher to a one-year contract.


The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent guard Derek Fisher (38) the team announced on Thursday morning. Fisher will be available for tonight's game against the New York Knicks @Madison Square Garden.

According to Mavericks Coach Rick Carisle signing Fisher was a necessary move after three straight losses against the Bobcats, Blazers and Raptors. "Our chemistry isn't the best right now and Derek's experience will help us to bring back some spirit to the locker room. 1-4 wasn't what we were thinking of at the beginning of the season", Carisle told media on Thursday.

Mavs' offensive struggles continue

The Mavs had problems on their guard positions with Darren Collison not being able to play in the last two games with a shoulder injury. He will be out for at least another two weeks. The Mavericks allowed Portland guard Damian Lillard to score 23 points and saw Raptors guard Kyle Lowry putting up 14 points and 10 assists in a 98-96 home loss. On the offensive end, guard reserve Rodrigue Beaubois is only shooting 28% from the floor and O.J. Mayo is lacking any consistency at 35%FG.

At 1-4, the Mavericks want to find a way out of their struggles to stay into the Playoff race until December, when superstar Dirk Nowitzki is most likely to return. The close loss against the Raptors (98-96) was the first time the Mavs' offense cracked the 90 point mark this season after being limited to 81 points in the Blazers game (91-81).

"Our offense is definitely a problem right now. Without a guy like Dirk, everybody has to work more for his shot. It's not easy, but we will work on that", Dallas forward Shawn Marion said before the team left to New York.


Dominique Jones likely to be waived

In order to sign Fisher, the Mavericks will have to waive a player. General Manager Donnie Nelson did not want to express any details right now, but it seems that guard Dominique Jones is most likely to be waived by the Mavs.

Dallas will go on a two-game roadtrip as the team will play against New York and Charlotte in back-to-back games. For Fisher, a five-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, it will be the fifth team in his 17 years in the league. The Arkansas native will wear number 37.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby Justine. on Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:49 pm

(Y) to that signing. Really tough loss against the Bobcats right there.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby Sit on Thu Nov 29, 2012 9:48 pm

Do you know what my reaction is? :P
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby mrmoves20 on Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:55 am

The Mavs signed D-FIsh IRL.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby hova- on Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:20 am

Justine., ye the cats loss was tough. Should have won that game.

Sit, I guess you like it because you usually praise Fisher. He would not be too shabby on the RL Lakers right now I guess.

mrmoves20, that is why I did that move. The RL Mavs will wave Murphy though I read, I think he is valuable that is why I chose to waive Dominique Jones. Let's see what fisher can bring to the table for me.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby Justine. on Fri Nov 30, 2012 6:46 pm

Mavs Goals:

- Make Dirk an All-Star
- OJ Mayo has to fulfill our predictions: 18 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, >.35% 3pt
- Reach the Playoffs as the 6th seed (or better)
- Get one rookie into the All Rookie 2nd team (or better)
- Win another 50 games (or better)
- Reach the 2nd round of the Playoffs (or better)
- Be amongst the top ten in points allowed per game
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-4)- Struggles continue - Mavs si

Postby hova- on Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:29 am

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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby mrmoves20 on Sat Dec 01, 2012 8:57 am

Are those real life tweets by D-Fish?
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby Sit on Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:31 am

2 tweets are real.

And I am bappy you got him. I have his jersey irl.

Fish is an awesome video game shooter. Love shooting with him.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby hova- on Sat Dec 01, 2012 6:20 pm

mrmoves20, as Sit said, the first two with are real, the New York game is an update by me.

Sit, ye I like him, too. Good stroke, leader and will see more playing time with Collison AND Beaubois out.


Guys, funny thing: I actually found a reason for my low scoring in the game. I was playing with user timing on jump shots and did not know. I always play with true FG% so I did not care about the timing (even did not have the shot indicator ON). Changed it to real player FG% and it's easier to scorer now. Still - the injuries are really tough to overcome.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby Lamrock on Sun Dec 02, 2012 5:38 am

A very hov- start to the Mavs' season. :P Keep it up. (Y)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby hova- on Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:26 am

Things seem easier with real FG% now and I also adjusted some other sliders to get the offense more going. More fun, easier to play - but still no too easy.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- D-Fish tweet: Losses, injuri

Postby hova- on Mon Dec 03, 2012 2:34 am

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It was another tough night. Because of Hurricane Sandy our flight to New York got delayed. The complete Mavericks baggage had to stay at the airport because the NBA forced the Knicks to play and not postpone any more games. Thus we were sitting at the airport doing basically nothing. The players had a chat here and there and were signing t-shirts and jerseys of fans trying to take advantage of the delayed flights.

When we finally arrived in New York the city looked really atrocious. Chaos everywhere. It was tough to get to the Madison Square Garden in time and we were in a real hurry as we arrived only one hour before the game. The players looked tired and so it wasn’t really a surprise that the game wasn’t going our way from the very first minute of the game.

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O.J. Mayo was struggling. Despite hitting two threes early in the game, O.J. could never find a rhythm in the game. The Knicks led by five at halftime. We we’re sitting in the locker and Coach Carisle gave a look at our game plan for the second halftime.
“O.J., you missed five shots in the first half and some of them we’re really bad. I want better shot selection. Take a good shot or pass to your team mates”, Carisle said to Mayo with a loud voice. Mayo did not say a word, he did not even take his eyes off the floor.

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Back in the game, the shots just were not falling for us. Down by ten in the third, O.J. took four consecutive shots, none of them being a bad one. He could still not make a basket out of these four shots. The Knicks had the ball. Jason Kidd passed the rock to Carmelo Anthony, who took position on the right high post with Shawn Marion trying to defend him. Melo took two dribbles, stepped back and went in the air for a difficult fade-away. Marion had a hand in his face as the ball only hit the rim and took a high arch off the rim. “Box out, box out”, Marion yelled as all the Mavs players tried to get the rebound. Mayo did not even have to box out as Jason Kidd stayed at the three point line. Mayo went to the basket and took a slight jump as he wanted to snatch the easy rebound. But Troy Murphy, usually a good rebounder did not box out properly against Amar’e Stoudemire. S.T.A.T. as they call him, who had 17 points in the game took a five feet run up and jumped right onto Mayo. Stoudemire screamed out lout as he completed a difficult catch with one hand and dunked the ball with emphasis by using Mayo kind of like a ladder.
“Plus the foul”, the referee yelled whilst Amar’e came down to the floor and Mayo fell right on his chest and looked stunned. “Yeahh, And one! That’s how it’s done in NYC, baby”, Amar’e screamed as he walked over to Mayo, who was already up stumbling around. “Brick aftah brick and now getting dunked on, Mr. Mayonnaise”, Stoudemire shoved Mayo before the ref separated both players. Mayo did not say a word as the game now completely shifted to the Knicks’ favor. We lost, 77-99. Mayo shot 4-17 from the field.

“What’s wrong with you?”, Derek Fisher asked. We were on our flight to Charlotte, where we would face the undefeated Bobcats.
“Nothing, everything’s alright”, O.J. Mayo answered.
“I really have to doubt that”, Fisher replied adding “I am here for four days now. I saw you hitting shot after shot in practice, overpowering our rookies easily going to the basket, playing a man’s ball. What's wrong when it counts?”
“I don’t know, man. I’m still adjusting”, Mayo said playing with his tablet computer.
“You know I have seen a lot of guys coming and going, I played with Kobe, Shaq, Durant”, Fisher, who was wearing a pink business shirt and a tie said. “I haven’t seen many players as talented as you are, O.J.”, the president of the NBPA said.
“You think so?”, Mayo layed down his tablet and started to listen to the old veteran.
“Definitely, you have the complete package. The size, the handling, the shot. Even your defense is already pretty good”, Fisher praised the 24-year old guard. “But I’m missing the fire. Where is your fire?”, the 38-year old added.
“Fire? I’m a basketball player and when I am on the court I give you 100%”, Mayo did not really understand what Fisher was talking about.
“No doubt, but where are your emotions. Heck, I didn’t want to mention it but Stoudemire made you his bitch last night”, Fisher did some men’s talk. “You did not even defend yourself against this arrogant moron. You looked like a lady out there”, he continued.
“I don’t know. Trash talk is not my style. I don’t like stuff like this”, Mayo justified his non-action.
“Maybe, but you looked like a lady. Are you a lady or are you a man?”, Fisher asked rhetorically. Mayo just grinned. Fisher punched him into his should. “That’s serious, fella. Are you a man or a lady I ask you”, Fisher said angrily.
“I’m a fuckin’ man, you know that”, Mayo answered aggressively.
“I don’t know. Show me, man. I doubt that you are a man. You have no emotions. You are Stoudemire’s bitch, heck I’m an old man, trust me, you are nothing in the league when you play like a lady”, Fisher explained to Mayo.
“Oh Fish, fuck off. I have always played like this. I cannot show emotions when I am just a calm guys. That's how I am. I ain’t Amare’s bitch. I fuck Amar’e the next time”, Mayo said with a cocky expression on his face.
“Then fuck him and fuck all the others, I like to hear that”, Fish said. “I want to see you living up to what you can do. You can be a mean motherfucker in this league. I want to see you killing them. Without Dirk this is your team, my man”, Fisher motivated Mayo, who followed the veteran’s words attentively.
“I’m doing my best. I ain’t no lady, you gotta know that”, Mayo said slamming his fist on the arm rest as Fisher got up to go to his normal seat in the plane.
“Show me, man, show me. We need wins. We need a dirty O.J. We need you aggressively. I don’t want to see you getting fucked by some wannabe All-Star again this season. Be a man, O.J., be a man!”, Fisher said as he left the seat next to Mayo.
I was sitting right behind the two. “No emotions, ha, I don’t need no fucking fire. I got skills. That’s it”, O.J. was mumbling to himself as Fisher was already gone.
It looked like the veteran ignited something in Mayo. We knew he was not playing with emotions, we knew he was cocky. But we also knew that he could play. Hopefully he’d show in the next games.

“And the ____________ has struck again. Oh my ...!”, the Mavs commentator yelled out. O.J. Mayo hit a crucial three pointer with a minute to go to tie the game in the fourth against the Timberwolves at American Airlines Center. He later sealed the victory with two free throws with 2 seconds left in the game.
O.J. was on fire, but you wouldn’t see it in his face. It was our second win in a row as we already had beaten the undefeated Bobcats 97-91 on the road. Mayo shot 5/6 from down town in the game scoring 21 points. This time, against the Wolves he had another game high 25 shooting 2/3 from down town. When he hit the crucial three to tie the game in the last minute against Minnesota, Mayo did not even blink for a second. This is why the Mavs commentators gave him a new nickname after this two strong games in a row: ____________. “He just shows no emotions on the court, just takes out his opponent calmly. He already did that when he hit the dagger against the Bobcats”, the commentators added. I really had to smile after the game when Fisher punched Mayo into the shoulder again.
“Hey, you ARE a man. I love it, keep on hustling and killing them, big boy”, Fisher said. “Thanks”, Mayo said, having an exceptional smile on his face. Fish has done everything right so far, I thought. Great signing. We did not get only one player, but it seemed like we also got another player by signing him: O.J. Mayo, the _________.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby hova- on Mon Dec 03, 2012 2:37 am

Okay, guys, a long chapter. But those who read could get a reward.

I want a nickname for OJ Mayo. I left blanks in the chapter where you could look and make your own thoughts about which nickname would fit best into the story.

The reward is: - develope three ratings of your favorite player by five. For example: You want Dwight to get better, then tell me three ratings you want boosted and I will do that. I will give report around the league soon so you can follow the development.

Thanks guys.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby Lamrock on Mon Dec 03, 2012 4:22 am

I think Juice is his real life nickname, which makes most sense. Juiceman. I don't know. Maybe somebody won't do better and Aldridge will get def. awareness, off. awareness and def. rebounding increased.

Nice chapter. Glad to see Mayo with a fire. He has a lot of potential, especially in 2K.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby dare on Mon Dec 03, 2012 8:24 am

I think someone had the Juice nickname before. Maybe "Juice II" or "The Cold-Blooded Condiment" because of his cold looks and Mayo is a condiment. :lol:
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby Sit on Mon Dec 03, 2012 9:17 pm

OJ Simpson is the original Juice
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby Lamrock on Tue Dec 04, 2012 2:55 am

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Postby Valor on Tue Dec 04, 2012 2:57 am

The Mayo Sauce :P
Good stuff, personally I don't like Mayo and I don't think he can be a star, but maybe he can in your virtual world (Y)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby hova- on Tue Dec 04, 2012 7:22 am

Thanks for the replies, but so far I am not completely satisfied. Lamrock is definitely leading the race right now, not sure which one of his is the best so far though.

Valor, well his numbers still are not even All-Star like but in those two games he definitely showed he can be very valuable.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby mrmoves20 on Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:58 am

Juicy Mayo! lol
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby mpac on Tue Dec 04, 2012 4:36 pm

OJ Special
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Mayo Uno

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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby AceXen on Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:16 am

How bout 32 de Mayo? i know he's not mexican (5 de mayo) but still, the day is a party and its like a party when he shoots good, and his number is 32 so i thought id b funny, lol...
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby Martti. on Wed Dec 05, 2012 2:58 am

OJ Treyo (Shooting almost 53% this season, fell off from 60% after going 4-17 in 4 games)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby hova- on Wed Dec 05, 2012 7:38 am

Wow guys, some funny nicks around ... but somehow I am still not really satisfied. Juicebox might be leading, although it has no sense I guess (or does it, Lamrock?)

I was more thinking of something showing Mayo's cockiness and coolness, like "Silent Assasin" or "Lord Mayo" :D Dunno

So the competition is extended until tomorrow, when I will post the next game recap.


Thanks for participating
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Nickname Competition still u

Postby For_3 on Wed Dec 05, 2012 7:57 am

What about, HitMayo?
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Nickname Competition still u

Postby Dmastawwe on Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:56 am

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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Nickname Competition still u

Postby Khanwarrior on Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:36 pm

Hi I am new to NLSC even tought I have been reading the stories since a year now. I think a good nickname for OJ Mayo would be TreyO( because he shoots threes really well and O because of his initial) or Silent Trey. :cheeky:
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (1-5)- Chapter Two: Give me a nickn

Postby Valor on Wed Dec 05, 2012 4:00 pm

hova- wrote: Valor, well his numbers still are not even All-Star like but in those two games he definitely showed he can be very valuable.

I think he can be a sparkplug ala Nate Robinson/JR Smith/Jason Terry but as far as the #3 overall pick? Def a bust so far
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Nickname Competition still u

Postby Sit on Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:09 pm

OJ 'Hellman' Mayo

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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Nickname Competition still u

Postby hova- on Thu Dec 06, 2012 2:38 am

Okay guys, thanks for participating - the winner is: Hellman. I have to admit I did not understand this at first because we don't have Hellmann's in Germany (which is even more of a joke since the founder was german and it is a german name)

So the winner of this competition is Dmastawwe: You will be allowed three ratings of a player by five points.

But

Since Sit kind of explained hellman to me, which helped me make a decision, he will also be rewarded: Boost three ratings of a player by three points.

Since Lamrock almost won with Juicebox, which sounds nice as a mixture of juice and jukebox, he will also be allowed to boost three ratings of a player by three points.

All the others: dare, Valor, mrmoves20, mpac, Martti., For_3, Khanwarrior, since I liked your ideas and also want to keep you motivated for participating in further competitions: You can boost one rating of a player by three points.

Thanks all for participating: Just post the ratings/player in here or write me a PM about it. An around the league update will be coming soon.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby Khanwarrior on Thu Dec 06, 2012 2:57 am

3 points in block for Andrew Bynum :)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby dare on Thu Dec 06, 2012 3:02 am

3 points in Freethrow for Dwight Howard, just in case Hack-a-Howard happen in game. (Y)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby Martti. on Thu Dec 06, 2012 3:05 am

+3 block for Larry Sanders.
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby mpac on Thu Dec 06, 2012 3:10 am

+3 on ray allen 3pt :)
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby Valor on Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:45 am

+3 Derrick Rose Mid Range
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Re: Dirk's Final Chapter (3-5)- Competition Winners!

Postby mrmoves20 on Thu Dec 06, 2012 9:57 am

+3 pass on Kobe
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