Originally Posted by curiousspirit
There were enough "execution" mishaps to more than make up for the "small ball" lineup problem that everyone is complaining about. Players have to be responsible and know that every possession counts. Pop can't control that.
At the beginning I did question the small ball. But the bottom line is, we won games 5 and 6 with it. It did work.
We didn't lose because we played small ball. We lost because we didn't make plays when we should have. That's it. It hurts.