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Old 08-18-2008, 07:10 PM   #44 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by •LX• View Post
That quote is exactly where the next season will find it's greatest turnaround. Instead of Bosh lamenting playing offense as they always had as a means of doing what got them to their poor playoff seeding (ie - trying to makeup for defensive deficiencies by scoring more), he is going to look at playing defense as the means of winning games - period - and getting much farther as a result.
I definitely hope that's the case. Although I don't think Mitchell did a great job on defense I'd have to say the fault in that case falls heavily with the players. Hopefully JO will change the team's entire outlook on D. I don't agree with Bosh coming out publicly and criticizing the coach during the playoffs either. He needs to step up and take responsibility for losses if he is truly "the Franchise."
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