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Old 08-21-2013, 02:06 AM   #1
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Default Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder's starting 5 might be better overall, but the Knicks seem to be a much deeper team...pretty close to me

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PG: Felton / Udrih / Prigioni
SG: Shumpert / Smith / Hardaway Jr.
SF: Anthony / MWP / Leslie
PF: Bargani / Stoudemaire
C: Chandler / Martin / Tyler

Coach: Mike Woodson


Thunder

PG: Westbrook / Jackson / Fisher
SG: Sefolosha / Lamb
SF: Durant / Liggins / Robinson
PF: Ibaka / Collison
C: Perkins / Adams / Thabeet / Orton

Coach: Scott Brooks
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Old 08-21-2013, 02:20 AM   #2
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder and it's not even close. The Knicks aren't even a threat to get past the heat or pacers. The thunder are a finals team when healthy.
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Old 08-21-2013, 03:10 AM   #3
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder. Knicks are fighting for a playoff spot in the west
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:11 AM   #4
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Well usually I would say the Thunder. Historically. But looking at those rosters I think the Knicks look better on paper.
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:19 AM   #5
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Knicks look better on paper...but the thunder is a cohesive unit... So I'll go with okc
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Old 08-21-2013, 09:24 AM   #6
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder. Knicks match up well with them when we play because it becomes Durant vs. Melo and Durant has no balls. But the huge difference is the things the Thunder do well, you get 90% of the time, the good Knick team that plays D and hits threes you get 65% of the time.
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:07 AM   #7
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Kevin Durant / Westbrook. enough said
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:10 AM   #8
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Thunder :-\
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:20 AM   #9
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

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Thunder and it's not even close. The Knicks aren't even a threat to get past the heat or pacers. The thunder are a finals team when healthy.
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:24 AM   #10
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder. This is coming from a Knicks Fan.

I hear on how some People saying the Knicks might/would struggle to get a playoff spot in the West. Let's flip it now.

The Thunder Take the over in the East instead of NY. Would they be an autolock to meet the Heat in the East Finals?
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:35 AM   #11
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder without a doubt.
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Old 08-21-2013, 11:45 AM   #12
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

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Thunder. This is coming from a Knicks Fan.

I hear on how some People saying the Knicks might/would struggle to get a playoff spot in the West. Let's flip it now.

The Thunder Take the over in the East instead of NY. Would they be an autolock to meet the Heat in the East Finals?

Yes.

Not even a point of having a regular season for the other East teams.
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Old 08-21-2013, 12:30 PM   #13
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Thunder better stars, Knicks better width.

Notice how shit Thunder are behind Durant and Westbrook and maybe Ibaka.
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Old 08-21-2013, 12:33 PM   #14
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

Do you mean Roberson? I was like who the fck is Robinson.

Add Ryan Gomes at the 4 for us.
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Old 08-21-2013, 12:58 PM   #15
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Default Re: Better team: Knicks or Thunder?

thunder are definitely better. as a knicks fan though if they were to ever play in the finals (yes, its unlikely lol) than id take that matchup in a heartbeat. melo dominates durant.
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