Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
  1. #1
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499

    Foye's confidence rubbing off on Hayward?

    After last night's game winning shot, Hayward was asked whether he knew the ball was going to go in.

    His response surprised me somewhat - he said that he knew the ball was going to go in when he was free coming off the curl on Favors screen. (i.e., even before he actually shot the ball)

    That's just something Foye had been saying for a while now "Once I make 1, I feel like I can make them all".

    That's just the type of confident thinking you need as a shooter and I hadn't seen from Hayward.
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  2. #2
    Senior Member Darkwing Duck's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    5,244
    Rep Power
    31
    Rep Level
    4497
    Well, if you're taking a shot off a received pass and you can feel everything is perfect fundamentally, you know the ball is going to go in. I've done it in pickup.


    Quote Originally Posted by negative reputation giver
    youre inquires are tiresome

  3. #3
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,434
    Rep Power
    0
    Rep Level
    2225
    I actually think Hayward's confidence is rubbing off on Foye.

  4. #4
    Senior Member Cyrone Torbin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    26,069
    Rep Power
    63
    Rep Level
    12885
    Quote Originally Posted by larryselbows View Post
    I actually think Hayward's confidence is rubbing off on Foye.
    Looks like everyone is rubbing each other off.

  5. #5
    Senior Member Weezur's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    4,316
    Rep Power
    25
    Rep Level
    4739
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
    Looks like everyone is rubbing each other off.
    Gay pride parade

  6. #6
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499
    Quote Originally Posted by Darkwing Duck View Post
    Well, if you're taking a shot off a received pass and you can feel everything is perfect fundamentally, you know the ball is going to go in. I've done it in pickup.
    The thing is though, he hadn't even received the pass at that point. A lot of things could still go wrong, he could miss handled the pass, he could fumble, he's not squared to the basket going up, etc, etc.

    Seems to me he went from mentally thinking about "trying to make the shot" to "I'm 100% confident it'll go in".

    Shooting is 80% mental, 20% physical, so that's a pretty big leap IMO.
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  7.  

     

  8. #7
    Senior Member Cyrone Torbin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    26,069
    Rep Power
    63
    Rep Level
    12885
    What else is he going to say?

    "Nah, I felt really lucky that I made a wide open 18 foot jump shot. Initially I thought I was going to miss it because my dad called me loser in the 8th grade, but I guess I just got lucky."

  9. #8
    Senior Member Beantown's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Look outside your window
    Posts
    6,932
    Rep Power
    37
    Rep Level
    6234
    Can't we all just rub one off on Hayward?
    GVC'S thoughts on the Jazz drafting Hayward......

    Quote Originally Posted by GVC View Post
    Why not just buy a late 1st and draft Luke Babbitt? Better Body, better basketball skills, better athleticism...

  10. #9
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
    What else is he going to say?

    "Nah, I felt really lucky that I made a wide open 18 foot jump shot. Initially I thought I was going to miss it because my dad called me loser in the 8th grade, but I guess I just got lucky."
    The original question was "When did you know the ball was going to go in?"

    He could have said.. "Yeah I knew it when it left my hand".

    But he didn't say that. Instead he said "I knew it when I was coming around clean off the curl / screen".
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  11. #10
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499
    Having said that, he's missing shots left right & center today...

    :P
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  12. #11
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499
    Now he hits a wide open 3...

    .. it's a journey i tell ya..
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  13. #12
    Senior Member The Thriller's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    On the Booz Cruise
    Posts
    9,443
    Rep Power
    45
    Rep Level
    8694
    Hayward has confidence?

    1-8 shooting?
    Lakers Suck.

  14. #13
    Senior Member Cyrone Torbin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    26,069
    Rep Power
    63
    Rep Level
    12885
    Hayward needs to learn how to handle the ball, or when to attack. He has alright dribbling ability 1-on-1, but in traffic he is absolutely terrible. Way to high and slow of a dribble.

  15. #14
    Senior Member Hotttnickkk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    18,001
    Rep Power
    82
    Rep Level
    19499
    Quote Originally Posted by The Thriller View Post
    Hayward has confidence?

    1-8 shooting?
    That's my point though, in the last Kings game he wasn't even shooting that well. So for him to admit that he was confident the ball would go in even before shooting it is quite revealing about his mental state ATM. All the previous shots don't matter when you're trying to make the current shot.
    KkKkkKKkkkKkKkkKKKkkkKkkkKkk

    #LoveYourNeighbourHOOD

  16. #15
    In pursuit of #9 PKM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    45,731
    Rep Power
    150
    Rep Level
    44864
    This all looks like coaching to me. Sorry.
    E.J. Wells vs. NAOS

    The confusion...

    ---
    Pre-season mock (7/13/13) - page 111

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •