3rd, 4th, 5th don't matter to me and I'm sure it doesn't bother Pop either. He always likes the role of the underdog. Besides, put up or shutup comes in the playoffs. Anything else is considered as 'pre-season'.
Life is like a camera……..Focus on what’s important, Capture the good times, Develop from the negatives, and if things don’t work out, Take Another Shot.