Rockets coach Blasts 'Ridiculous' Scheduling By NBA
Old 12-14-2009, 10:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Rockets coach Blasts 'Ridiculous' Scheduling By NBA

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Rick Adelman was critical of the NBA for setting up an "utterly ridiculous" schedule for his team that includes four back-to-back games over the next two weeks.

The Rockets face Detroit at home on Tuesday, then must fly to Denver to play the first-place Nuggets on Wednesday. They visit Dallas on Friday and return home to face Oklahoma City on Saturday; then have to play two games on consecutive nights twice more during Christmas week.

"We have a horrendous stretch here," Adelman said. "I don't know if the league really understands that they gave us four straight back-to-backs. It's awful.

"It's utterly ridiculous," Adelman said. "But that's the schedule we have, it's just the way it is and we're just going to have to respond to it."
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Old 12-14-2009, 10:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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As of wednesday night we'll have had 7 back to backs in a 6 week span. Sorry MR. Adelman, but fuck you very much!!
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Old 12-14-2009, 10:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Why is he so angry atleast his team is doing good in midst of a supposed bad schedule
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Old 12-14-2009, 10:51 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Stern still despises Adelman for almost ruining the Lakers dynasty..
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Old 12-15-2009, 02:04 AM   #5 (permalink)
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back to backs get really hard in the winter because of flight delays
you can end up arriving to a city at 3 in the morning then you have to play a game the same day
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Old 12-15-2009, 10:15 AM   #6 (permalink)
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The NBA schedule is a bit much but in an era of lower revenue's and attendance what are they gonna do scale back the number of games?
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Old 12-15-2009, 01:47 PM   #7 (permalink)

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someones mad cause they lost to the raptors! im serious teams really hate loosing to us i dont know y but...its just that way. anyway sorry adelman but were stuck in the same situation!
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