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#41 jtown fan

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 05:36 PM

Foot Ball: (v) Bonzi Wells attempt to combine the sports of football and basketball while exhibiting his frustration with officials and Mike Fratello during playoff basketball

That was close: Though shared by many Grizzlies fan upon learning that OJ Mayo had been traded for Kevin Love...therein preventing the national media from taking more unwarranted jabs at the Grizzlies while trying to be funny with headlines referring to "GAY LOVE"

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 05:37 PM

QUOTE (Benji @ Jan 28 2010, 05:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
We all wish that when to say "gtg" you actually mean it.

Why do you think I dont? huh.gif

#43 whitechocolate6

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 05:52 PM

Not my creation, but I have seen this before:

Canswer: that guy who caused our 1-8 start

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 05:54 PM

Magical Bag of Beans - noun, referring to the relative worth of one Pau Gasol, circa 2006-07. Used in frustration as in "I don't care if we trade him for a Magical Bag of Beans." [Alternate meaning] Marc Gasol, and Zbo.

Thaboom! Adj. Meaning, a big time block by Hasheem Thabeet.

NOOOOOO! Expletive, meaning any shot Demarre Carroll takes, five feet and beyond. [Alternate Meaning] Any pass to Hasheem Thabeet.

Mama Der Goes Dat Man Again! Refers to OJ Mayo.







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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:07 PM

QUOTE (Kevin B Moses @ Jan 28 2010, 05:54 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
NOOOOOO! Expletive, meaning any shot Demarre Carroll takes, five feet and beyond. [Alternate Meaning] Any pass to Hasheem Thabeet.







Ha, I know exactly what you mean.

#46 Plop Plop Griz Griz

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:09 PM

Scrub-love (noun): showing affection to a below-average player who has a game or string of games in which he produces at an unusually high rate

Wear the Bear (verb): the act of wearing Grizzlies merchandise

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:12 PM

BOOOOOOOOOOOOM-Refering to a Rudy Gay monster slam

Rudee-Rudy Gay



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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:17 PM

Ru y Gay: Refers to rudy's lack of "d"-fense. Can be used liberally in any random game.

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:18 PM

Here is one I came up with:

Zwin-A win thanks to the efforts of Zbo!

What do ya think?

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:19 PM

QUOTE (Kevin B Moses @ Jan 28 2010, 05:54 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Magical Bag of Beans - noun, referring to the relative worth of one Pau Gasol, circa 2006-07. Used in frustration as in "I don't care if we trade him for a Magical Bag of Beans." [Alternate meaning] Marc Gasol, and Zbo.

Thaboom! Adj. Meaning, a big time block by Hasheem Thabeet.

NOOOOOO! Expletive, meaning any shot Demarre Carroll takes, five feet and beyond. [Alternate Meaning] Any pass to Hasheem Thabeet.

Mama Der Goes Dat Man Again! Refers to OJ Mayo.






When has anyone said the last one?

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:24 PM

QUOTE (BabyDzz @ Jan 28 2010, 06:19 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
When has anyone said the last one?


It was in a game thread, when OJ hit a game winner.

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:30 PM

Gazebo = a pavilion structure, sometimes octagonal, in parks, gardens, and spacious public areas. also a assist basket from Gasol to Zebo or Zebo to Gasol.

#53 whitechocolate6

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:35 PM

QUOTE (Plop Plop Griz Griz @ Jan 28 2010, 06:09 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wear the Bear (verb): the act of wearing Grizzlies merchandise

As made famous by the superfans, god bless em laugh.gif

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:40 PM

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NOOOOOO! Expletive, meaning any shot Demarre Carroll takes, five feet and beyond. [Alternate Meaning] Any pass to Hasheem Thabeet.
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There's also the

NOOOOO! YESSSSS!!! - Expletive, meaning any time Zach Randolph does a crossover move and takes and makes a jump shot from 20+ feet.

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:44 PM

QUOTE (Kevin B Moses @ Jan 28 2010, 05:54 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Magical Bag of Beans - noun, referring to the relative worth of one Pau Gasol, circa 2006-07. Used in frustration as in "I don't care if we trade him for a Magical Bag of Beans." [Alternate meaning] Marc Gasol, and Zbo.


Actually heard Gary on ESPN radio referring to this tonight, saying the beans grew into Marc and Zach.

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:53 PM

QUOTE (CashConsiderationsFan @ Jan 28 2010, 06:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Actually heard Gary on ESPN radio referring to this tonight, saying the beans grew into Marc and Zach.


They probably read our board. Chip made mention of this Magical Bag of Beans recently when he and MemphisX were arguing over god knows what!

Also, pete pranica mentioned something which was made famous on the boards the other night but I can't remember what it was. Anybody?

#57 rockygriz

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:53 PM

QUOTE (o.j.town fan @ Jan 29 2010, 12:18 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You ain't writin' nothin' homeboy - inability to write because White Chocolate took your pen laugh.gif


OMG...this is too funny...thanks for the belly laugh for that memory

Sunshine pump: A device the sunshine patrol runs to keep an adequate supply of optimism among the faithful. A #8 smiley face laugh.gif indicates a person capable of running the sunshine pump. laugh.gif

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:55 PM

QUOTE (CashConsiderationsFan @ Jan 29 2010, 01:44 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Actually heard Gary on ESPN radio referring to this tonight, saying the beans grew into Marc and Zach.

Or 'Jack' Tsakalitis

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 06:58 PM

Fizzlies - An outdated, no longer used term to describe the older team's knack for faltering.

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Posted 28 January 2010 - 07:53 PM

I have always missed when Don Poir used to say "used a little Shake & Bake" I guess the definition would be a fake jerk move to throw off the defender???