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Old 10-15-2013, 04:36 AM   #116
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Default Re: the only man to win multiple championships without another NBA HOF team mate

Originally Posted by Doranku
In what world is a 7 seed losing to a 2 seed "choking"? Yeah, they were up 3-1.. because Kobe hit a game tying shot and a game winning shot in Game 4 to put the series there.

Then he proceeded to shoot 50+% in the remaining 3 games including a 50 point outburst in a game that they were one rebound away from winning.

That's not choking, sorry.

Three opportunities to close out a series.

Three strike-outs including a 17 point loss and a 21 point loss.

But hey, I guess only higher seeds can choke, not lower ones, so even if an 8th seed is up by 19 with 3 minutes left, it wouldn't be considered a choke
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