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JB and Roberson

Discussion in 'Syracuse Basketball Board' started by Cuse House, Jan 10, 2017.

  1. Cuse House

    Cuse House All Conference

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    Quite honestly, pretty sick of JB yelling at Roberson. He didn't play great tonight, but he has the past 3 games. Instead of speaking with Gillon or Howard who's poor play had far more of an impact on this loss, he rips on our hardest working player. Say what you want about Robersons skill set, he has been playing extremely hard lately. Even when he plays well, Boeheim gives him backhanded compliments.
     
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  2. Ghost

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    I remember someone writing that Duany said recently on some radio appearance (jokingly, I think), that by his Senior year he felt like JB just liked yelling at him. Maybe once he finds someone he likes yelling at, he sticks to it!
     
  3. Cuse House

    Cuse House All Conference

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    If that's what he truly said, shame on him. The whole team was flat Jim, maybe it is indicative of your approach to the game.
     
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  4. 85SUAlum

    85SUAlum 2nd String

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    Robie had a double double tonight and lead team with 10 rebounds. Also had 2 blocks.
    Don't see how you can fault his effort tonight
     
  5. Ghost

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    Roberson can call fouls?
     
  6. Halfmooncuse

    Halfmooncuse All Conference

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    JB should go
     
  7. Cuse_1999

    Cuse_1999 2nd String

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    So quit watching
     
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  8. Cuse House

    Cuse House All Conference

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    I think he was probably saying that's Robey was complaining about being fouled. It obviously can't be confirmed so I don't know if that's truly what he said but the way he looked at him, I wouldn't be surprised.
     
  9. Trueblue25

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    Shameful if true.
     
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  10. tbonezone

    tbonezone All American

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    looked like JB was lighting up gillon late
     
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  11. ROCuse

    ROCuse Scout Team

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    Roberson played really hard. I don't get it. Pretty disappointing to see the way JB treats him.
     
  12. MSOrange

    MSOrange 2016 Iggy Winner

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    Yes I saw that also.
     
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    Me too... Roberson needs to start. It made some sense to mix it up and start TT against Miami because our offense was just that bad... but tonight it really burned them starting out so terrible on D it set the tone. The lineup with Roberson has been arguably just as good on offense the last 3 games with him so active on the boards.
     
  15. Cuse House

    Cuse House All Conference

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    Good add to the discussion, thanks.
     
  16. NineOneSeven

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    Roberson doesn't express emotion. We know this. Is Jim implying he wants Tyler to complain about soft foul calls against him? They certainly exist.
     
  17. HoustonCuse

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    Boeheim has never liked Roberson's game from day one. I don't want to say he doesn't like Roberson because I don't know either of them, but he gives every impression that he doesn't like him. I'll just say he has zero apparent appreciation for Robey's game even when he is playing well.
     
  18. Briancuse

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    He has a right to, he was awful tonight.
     
  19. We Are Syracuse

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    Lol JB is such a joke. Didn't watch tonight bc I was in Orlando. Glad I didn't. Saw people blaming Gillon, injuries, and refs. Never is it ever this guy who runs nothing offensively
     
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  20. STEVEHOLT

    STEVEHOLT There are FIVE letter in the name BLAIN.

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    the entire game shifted when roberson came into the game and immediately turned the ball over twice on completely unforced errors.