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CablesWyndBairn

MALE, Boston, MA

About Me: Edinburgh, Scotland born and bred, but living in Boston since the 80's.

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  • Forum Post: Mortensen... Just... Wow...

    Posted 08/28/2015 10:29:03 EDT

    Mortensen, who has about as much credibility as Brian Williams these days, will talk to anybody in the media except guys in Boston who will hold him accountable for his shoddy reporting and his less t more »

  • Forum Post: Was Schillings comparison valid?

    Posted 08/27/2015 03:57:19 EDT

    I think I understand Curt's point though I won't try to articulate it since it's a sensitive subject.  The way he tried to make his point - using Nazis/Hitler - he was asking to be called on the carpe more »

  • Forum Post: Danny Ainge Considering a c"Big and powerful trade."

    Posted 08/25/2015 12:04:22 EDT

    I don't doubt DA would make a significant trade tomorrow if it meant it's making this team better.  Speculation in another article I read (can't find it again) named Joe Johnson (really?), Al Horford more »

  • Forum Post: Dombrowski in, Cherington Out

    Posted 08/19/2015 07:56:03 EDT

    Anybody have any idea how much control the GM that Dombrowski hires will be given?  I have to admit I'm a bit concerned about this hire depending on what other moves are made.  My only hope is that he more »

  • Forum Post: If everything goes right, I say 51 wins this season.

    Posted 08/18/2015 01:45:39 EDT

    I think without the revolving door and potential trades looming over this team to the extent it did last year that a minimum of 45 wins is doable.  Smart will be better, more vets have time in Brad's more »

  • Forum Post: Profootballfocus.com rates top 10 linebackers for 2015

    Posted 08/17/2015 10:18:17 EDT

    Or some people could admit injuries, learning a new defensive scheme and just generally growing into the position takes time for some players.  They don't all come in and dominate.  Hightower has been more »

  • Forum Post: Profootballfocus.com rates top 10 linebackers for 2015

    Posted 08/17/2015 11:11:47 EDT

    And just think - a few years ago Hightower was being called a bust by some.  Now, who do the Pats pay going forward?  Hightower?  Collins?  Both?  And if they get paid who doesn't?  Both are understat more »

  • Forum Post: Anybody read Borges' article about if it wasn't brady goodell would have done the same thing?

    Posted 08/11/2015 11:02:10 EDT

    Anything that has happened to Brady is the result of bad blood between Goodell and Belichick from Spygate - I am convinced of it.  Didn't Goodell basically justify the harsh penalty on Brady because h more »

  • Forum Post: Roger Goodell's Fatal Mistake

    Posted 08/06/2015 06:45:19 EDT

    The only way things change in the NFL is if the owners agree that Goodell's continued mishandling of discipline is bad for business.  I am not so sure that's the case, however.  This whole deflategate more »

  • Forum Post: R J Hunter projected 6th most effective rookie

    Posted 08/05/2015 02:44:32 EDT

    In response to hedleylamarr's comment: In response to wicksandrowe's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: In response to wicksandrowe's comment:   .........  Young's going to have to sho more »

  • Forum Post: R J Hunter projected 6th most effective rookie

    Posted 08/04/2015 04:46:51 EDT

    In response to wicksandrowe's comment: In response to DaCeltics' comment: I agree with painter. Young has higher ceiling potential than Bradley and Sullinger and maybe Turner.  Those 3 should be candi more »

  • Forum Post: Your BEST guess as to how Deflategate will end....

    Posted 08/03/2015 05:20:47 EDT

    Brady has to be exonerated.  Where is the proof he did anything, either in the cyberworld or in actual documented PSI ball measurements that were greatly below where they should have been?  If we are more »

  • Forum Post: Part of suspension no one is talking about..

    Posted 08/02/2015 11:23:08 EDT

    As bad or worse is the team being docked a 1st and a 4th for something that a) Belichick and Kraft knew nothing about and b) cannot be proved to even have happened.   I know Kraft said he wasn't going more »

  • Forum Post: Report: Sheldon Richardson was arrested on July 14

    Posted 07/30/2015 11:43:36 EDT

    In response to PatsEng's comment: it's going to be interesting to see if he gets less than 4 games. You know drag racing, resisting arrest, and getting a 12yr old high is a much less serious offense t more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/30/2015 07:27:44 EDT

    In response to mellymel6's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment:  In response to mellymel6's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: In response to MellyMel7's comment: In resp more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/30/2015 05:29:00 EDT

     In response to mellymel6's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: In response to MellyMel7's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: If the team is not better this year (higher more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/29/2015 10:34:53 EDT

    In response to MellyMel7's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: If the team is not better this year (higher seed in playoffs, more wins) I'll be surprised.  You can't judge a rebuilding more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/29/2015 12:00:12 EDT

    In response to BostonTS' comment: " I think DA is more shrewd than some of you care to admit" He's very shrewd but you have to admit he does have a soft spot that works against him sometimes (see: Jef more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/28/2015 09:57:41 EDT

    If the team is not better this year (higher seed in playoffs, more wins) I'll be surprised.  You can't judge a rebuilding plan before the job is accomplished.  To sit here and judge every move DA make more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/28/2015 05:48:55 EDT

    In response to billge's comment: All NBA GMs are great.  Thats why all teams finish with a winning record if you know better than DA, then why are you here?  Clearly, the guy has had no success and ha more »

  • Forum Post: I'm done with this team.

    Posted 07/28/2015 08:07:37 EDT

    Band wagoners who know better than an NBA GM.  Don't let the door hit you.



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  • Forum Post: Look at sully now.. WOW

    Posted 07/23/2015 09:24:25 EDT

    Step one on the road to becoming a better player for Sullinger is getting in shape so he can play 32 mpg.  Hire a trainer and a nutritionist.  Step two is convincing him to stop jacking threes and to more »

  • Forum Post: Ben Cherington Today Said Nothing

    Posted 07/23/2015 01:20:01 EDT

    Honestly, what can he say?  He takes responsibility for where this team is, let's give him credit there.  But there seems to be a trend where the Sox overpay for FA talent (Crawford, Sandoval, Ramirez more »

  • Forum Post: "Rival executives aren't convinced that Terry Rozier can be a point guard in the NBA."

    Posted 07/21/2015 01:16:01 EDT

    I posted this elsewhere, but I feel like Rozier has the tools to be a better combo guard than Bradley because he may be able to give this team legit minutes at the 1. Rozier can get anywhere on the fl more »

  • Forum Post: Mickey the Best Player in Vegas!

    Posted 07/21/2015 11:44:15 EDT

    Of the comps, Mickey seems to be a blend.  He can rebound, he is not offensively inept, he can block shots and he is athletic.  Ratliff was a physical specimen but Mickey is better offensively based o more »

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