Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 18

Thread: serious non-homer & non-hater question

  1. #1
    Senior Member NAOS's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Jazz Forum
    Posts
    11,026
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    21024
    Rep Adjustment Power
    94

    serious non-homer & non-hater question

    Aside from the games versus LA teams (where I can go to my local watering hole and see the game on huge hi-def) I've kept my promise to stop watching Jeffy-Foye ball, so this question isn't filled with the angst of an amped up fan. I know what this team is.

    The question:
    Can you name one thing Corbin did to help his team tonight? I watched every minute, and I couldn't come up with an answer. Our offense looks un-drilled (which, given that we've had plenty of practice time, is 90% on the coach). Our sub patterns and the "sets" we ran were predictable and didn't play to any matchup advantage. Etc.

    Please, help a brother out.
    [size/HUGE] RUDY [/size]
    anti-cakk bakking... from the outset. #cakks&pies
    3-wing lineups: NO COMMENT. Jazz need to make a trade: YES
    OFFSEASON ACQUISITION TARGET: KENT BAZEMORE (take 2)

  2. #2
    Senior Member dipship31's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,846
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    3654
    Rep Adjustment Power
    34
    Quote Originally Posted by NAOS View Post
    Aside from the games versus LA teams (where I can go to my local watering hole and see the game on huge hi-def) I've kept my promise to stop watching Jeffy-Foye ball, so this question isn't filled with the angst of an amped up fan. I know what this team is.

    The question:
    Can you name one thing Corbin did to help his team tonight? I watched every minute, and I couldn't come up with an answer. Our offense looks un-drilled (which, given that we've had plenty of practice time is on the coach). Our sub patterns and the "sets" we ran were predictable and didn't play to any matchup advantage. Etc.

    Please, help a brother out.
    There was a time in the 3rd quarter I actually thought we put out a line-up that matched up well with the Lakers defensively and we got the lead to 3, but they caught fire from 3 and it was gone. Other than that NOTHING!

  3. #3
    Senior Member King Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    46,348
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    44971
    Rep Adjustment Power
    100
    Corbin didn't do anything crazy awesome, but this game was more on the players. I thought the Foye on Kobe thing was dumb, but I think tonight was just a night of them being hot and us being cold.
    Put some respeck on my name playboi.

  4. #4
    Senior Member NAOS's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Jazz Forum
    Posts
    11,026
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    21024
    Rep Adjustment Power
    94
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
    Corbin didn't do anything crazy awesome, but this game was more on the players. I thought the Foye on Kobe thing was dumb, but I think tonight was just a night of them being hot and us being cold.
    I think it is pretty clear this thread isn't primarily about the players. It's about Corbin's preparation for the game and his game-time adjustments. If players were sucking, that only adds emphasis to my question! What did he do to help them? How did he shake things up?
    [size/HUGE] RUDY [/size]
    anti-cakk bakking... from the outset. #cakks&pies
    3-wing lineups: NO COMMENT. Jazz need to make a trade: YES
    OFFSEASON ACQUISITION TARGET: KENT BAZEMORE (take 2)

  5. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    2,545
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    4072
    Rep Adjustment Power
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by NAOS View Post
    Aside from the games versus LA teams (where I can go to my local watering hole and see the game on huge hi-def) I've kept my promise to stop watching Jeffy-Foye ball, so this question isn't filled with the angst of an amped up fan. I know what this team is.

    The question:
    Can you name one thing Corbin did to help his team tonight? I watched every minute, and I couldn't come up with an answer. Our offense looks un-drilled (which, given that we've had plenty of practice time, is 90% on the coach). Our sub patterns and the "sets" we ran were predictable and didn't play to any matchup advantage. Etc.

    Please, help a brother out.
    He played Favors 24 minutes rather than his usual 22.
    He limited Al's minutes to 29 rather than 40.
    He gave Hayward 22 minutes to keep him hungry and give him motivation "to work and get better."
    He was also very vociferous on the sidelines.

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    2,545
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    4072
    Rep Adjustment Power
    0
    To be truthful, I am very rarely impressed with what Corbin does anymore. I was tempted not to watch this game because I knew Corbin was going to piss me off.

  7. #7
    "Keep Banging" ONE LOVE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    29,404
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    38076
    Rep Adjustment Power
    100
    Foye on Bryant pairing was worse than dumb. He was scoring at will. It's not like we don't have the players. I would have put Demare on Bryant and play Hayward at the same time to get the scoring. Bryant was doing everything tonight. Passing. Scoring. The works.
    GIVE THE PEOPLE
    WHAT THEY WANT

  8. #8
    Senior Member gregbroncs's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Here! Wait is this a roll call?
    Posts
    5,244
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    6583
    Rep Adjustment Power
    44
    He was himself. He did nothing of value and contributed nothing to the game at all. He did play Burks instead of Carrolle but considering it's Watson, Jeff and Millsap that were terrible that doesn't seem to be anything.
    Playoffs here we come. Pass the damn Kool-Aid

  9. #9
    Senior Member BHP's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    359
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    569
    Rep Adjustment Power
    14
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
    Corbin didn't do anything crazy awesome, but this game was more on the players. I thought the Foye on Kobe thing was dumb, but I think tonight was just a night of them being hot and us being cold.
    I agree to a certain extent, as we also had players that were on fire, and they got less minutes then those players that were cold, The coach should play the hot players and sit the cold players down.

  10. #10
    Senior Member dipship31's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,846
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    3654
    Rep Adjustment Power
    34
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
    Corbin didn't do anything crazy awesome, but this game was more on the players. I thought the Foye on Kobe thing was dumb, but I think tonight was just a night of them being hot and us being cold.
    I agree here and that's why I'm not super frustrated with tonight because the Lakers just played better and wanted/needed the win more. Ty still sucked again though. Like you said anyone with half a brain could've seen that we would get abused having Randy go up against Kobe. Should've adjusted and had Hayward start the game. Then Foye would've matched up with Meeks or whoever and would've been more successful on both ends. Kanter plays 6 meaningful minutes, absolutely no logic behind that given the way he's played. Going with Sap/Al against Gasol/Howard. Sap was struggling all night, but putting 7' Gasol on him gives him zero chance to succeed. Watson playing the entire 2nd quarter, again no logic there. etc. etc.

  11. #11
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    4,112
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    2425
    Rep Adjustment Power
    30
    Getting crazy about the subs and the in game coaching is worrying about the icing on a turd. He did OK with that tonight. Burks was subbed in early in a good matchup with Meeks. He tried to pick on Clark with Hayward which only sorta worked, but was the right call. He's slow on the TO like Jerry was, but I don't think it was make or break.

    He doesn't know how to coach offense. He tried to exploit the Sap/Clark matchup early, it didn't work. He went to Al after the angry TO, and it didn't work. The problem wasn't those calls, it was that we don't have anything behind them. When Al or Sap in the post doesn't work, the TEAM doesn't know what to do. We have no reset in this offense. And THAT is why Ty sucks, not the endless this guy or that guy playing too much.

  12. #12
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    500
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    314
    Rep Adjustment Power
    17
    Marvin should've played Kobe, Favors, Jeffy, Sap, and who gives a **** at the point. Why we didn't match size with size until 5 minutes left in the game is beyond me.


  13. #13
    Senior Member carolinajazz's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    5,534
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    1162
    Rep Adjustment Power
    26
    ...what's a matter with you guys? It was obvious even to the most casual observer....that Corbin was pacing the team.....for the big win at home tonight against the Pacers!

  14. #14
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Tabor Heights
    Posts
    12,425
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    4891
    Rep Adjustment Power
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by JJAS View Post
    To be truthful, I am very rarely impressed with what Corbin does anymore.
    You've been impressed before?

  15. #15
    Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    67
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Total Rep Points
    65
    Rep Adjustment Power
    22
    Quote Originally Posted by Gyp Rosetti View Post
    You've been impressed before?
    This! With Emphasis. I truly believe under Corbin, Durant would have been nothing but a decent scoring 17-18 min per game dude for 2-3 years, and would have never made it to his current level of play. He was a volume shooter, and his defense was nothing to write home about at that time, and he was a turnover prone gangly youngster. And that just references TC's treatment of youth. He has trouble motivating (slow starts, lack of defensive intensity), he has trouble adjusting to in game situations on both ends, his substitutions are not only predictable, they lack intelligence. He pairs the wrong people together; I used to think he was just testing the "two negatives make a positive" theory, I was wrong. Utah has a very versatile team and plenty of talent. Any homeless man, with Ty's assistants, could have the same record Ty has. Why he still has a J.O.B. is perplexing.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
About Us
We are a community of Utah JazzFanz that are passionate about our team. We celebrate the highs that come with last second heroics and (some of us) cry in defeat. Welcome to our community. Be respectful of others and join in to the conversation...
Join us