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DanH
Yeah that game was amazing. Just 48 minutes of feel good stuff that ratcheted up as the game went on. Agree that Nurse challenge celebration was just adorable and kind of a turning point for the game. This team is super fun.
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RockOnline
I really like how this team plays, as a team. Gone are the days worrying about what Kawhi thinks of the snow and worrying about the flow of the team, and if he's playing in the next back to back or not.  Obviously it would be nice to have him on the team but all is not lost without him. Such a joy to watch this team continue to play an exciting brand of basketball. In Masai I trust.

Edit: Love how jacked up big cat got there!
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Pzabby_2nd
such a fun game. Obviously, time to manage expectations for tonight given our exhaustion levels and depleted personnel, but great to get that W against a red hot lake show.
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Rudy-T
That was so nice to watch. We were such underdogs after losing two key players to injury and in first it looked like LeBron and AD will steamroll over Raps while Raps players look hesitant and like they didn't believe in themselves. And with Siakam struggling in first half and OG/Gasol not giving you much either it looked like a disaster early. But then it all changed. Some great plays by Fred and the bench. In the second half the team looked to have totally different mentality. Every player coming off the bench contributed and played their hearts out. Siakam also raising his level in second half. It was such a thrill to watch that game.

I don't expect to have such great game in near future, but it was really nice to see we have a lot of guys on the bench who can play. After Nurse playing very tight rotation early it has looked like we might not get contributions from more than 7-8 players. After this game I believe in several of the bench guys being able to be rotation players. Of course they wont be this good every night, but if they bring the effort they can be positive contributor. 

Oh and finally the coaches challenges worked in our favor. Not only did Nurse finally get one right (actually think most of his challenges have been ill-adviced to begin with), but Lakers also lost a timeout early without getting the call overturned. 

Even if we will very likely gather some losses in near future with Lowry and Ibaka out, it will be very nice to get to see the bench. And losing some games on a west coast trip isnt the end of the world anyway. And the rest for Lowry might even prove to be a positive later in the season. 
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