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05-06-2004, 08:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Epsilon
The problem is that every sport has their classic games. It's the quality of the games in between those great ones that is going to shape the overall impression of the sport, for better or worse. The fact that Toronto-Philadelphia played an outstanding game of hockey means little to criticism that the average regular season game is boring (note: I am not saying I agree with that opinion, just that Bucci's argument does little to deflate it).
How many NBA first round games this year would be even called decent, much less classic? The first round of the NHL playoffs had classics between Mon/Bos, Tor/Ott, Cal/Van and Det/Nash. Some had more than 1.

Bet you a $20 that the NBA 2nd round...and 3rd...sucks as well.

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