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Woman testimonial of cialis One  of the great topics for debate when it comes to team sports is how much does team chemistry play in making a difference between a winning or losing team. Woman testimonial of cialis  There are many who believe team chemistry is a bunch of bullshit and it’s mostly those in the sabermetric segment of baseball fans who take this position and feel that folks like me who believe in this part of the game are relics of the past and that whether you’re BFF’s with teammates or a big time snob, woman testimonial of cialis as long as you produce on the field that’s what counts. Woman testimonial of cialis In some ways they’re right, woman testimonial of cialis Jeff Francouer had a million dollar smile and a ten cent approach at the plate while he was with the Mets.  Barry Bonds was one miserable prick in the Giants clubhouse but he is still considered one the best baseball players of all time (I’ll leave the PED discussion for another time) but there is still something about having a group of people who have the same goal, woman testimonial of cialis winning and will do whatever has to be done to achieve that goal. Woman testimonial of cialis When you have that collective mind set, woman testimonial of cialis I feel you have a greater shot of being a winning team than if you have a team that is just a collection of talent who worry about their 2 for 4 day and their statistical resume than winning games.

Woman testimonial of cialis I bring this up because of four teams I’ve watched over the last month or so, woman testimonial of cialis two teams that have that “team chemistry” one that doesn’t and one I think will have it.

Woman testimonial of cialis I’m a Boston Celtics fan and if there is a team that thrives on chemistry and is the best case study on the subject it’s the C’s. Woman testimonial of cialis For the bulk of his career, woman testimonial of cialis Paul Pierce was the best the Celtics had to offer but as the losses piled up with exception of a trip to the NBA Finals in 2001, woman testimonial of cialis Pierce was ready to bolt Boston until GM Danny Ainge made two deals that put the Celtics back into the forefront of the NBA, woman testimonial of cialis  obtaining Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. Woman testimonial of cialis All three players were All-Stars and future Hall of Famers as well; this melding of talent would either be a big success or a major failure. Woman testimonial of cialis It’s been a rousing success. Woman testimonial of cialis All three superstars under the direction of Head Coach Doc Rivers have checked their egos at the locker room door and preached the value of teamwork to their teammates. Woman testimonial of cialis Ainge also added a great supporting cast who all have the same team first mind set. Woman testimonial of cialis Garnett uses the term “Ubuntu” which loosely translated from African culture means a sense of community. Woman testimonial of cialis Yes it helps greatly that the team employs four players who are all time greats and one in Rajon Rando who will be in that same group when his career is over. Woman testimonial of cialis When you watch the C’s play you know right away what the mission statement is, woman testimonial of cialis to win Banner 18 and to do it by any means necessary.

Woman testimonial of cialis A team that is nowhere near having Ubuntu are the NY Knicks. Woman testimonial of cialis Here is a team that is just a red hot mess. Woman testimonial of cialis  The best guy in the entire Knicks organization is the GM Donny Walsh, woman testimonial of cialis who took over a disaster of a team, woman testimonial of cialis got them below the salary cap for the first since the inception of the cap, woman testimonial of cialis who then went out an acquired two superstar players and has made The Garden the mecca of basketball once again. Woman testimonial of cialis For his hard work and dedication what did Walsh get in return, woman testimonial of cialis a knife in his back wielded by the clueless owner of the team Jim Dolan. Woman testimonial of cialis The head coach Mike D’Antoni preaches offense, woman testimonial of cialis offense and more offense with his “7 seconds or less” fast break style. Woman testimonial of cialis A style that will never win without the player’s ability to play even plausible defense, woman testimonial of cialis which the Knicks don’t do. Woman testimonial of cialis  But the biggest problem with the Knicks is they have two superstars who don’t seem to know how to mesh. Woman testimonial of cialis Amare Stoudemire was THE show for the bulk of the season with the Knicks. Woman testimonial of cialis He was the focal point of everything from merchandising to promotion of the team, woman testimonial of cialis he was anointed the next great Knickerbocker. Woman testimonial of cialis As the team had early success the chant of M-V-P cascaded from the fans at MSG, woman testimonial of cialis they loved their Amare. Woman testimonial of cialis But wait, woman testimonial of cialis all of a sudden another superstar joined the team, woman testimonial of cialis this player was born in Red Hook Brooklyn but raised in Baltimore MD and won a National Championship with Syracuse and did everything in his power to be a Knick. Woman testimonial of cialis Move over Amare make way for Carmelo Anthony.

Woman testimonial of cialis Both these star players said all the right things at the ‘Melo presser (the same cannot be said of Dopey Dolan) and the first few games, woman testimonial of cialis the duo had Knick fans thinking it was 1970 all over again. Woman testimonial of cialis But as the season has gone on, woman testimonial of cialis we see that both players are still trying to figure out who gets the ball when the game is on the line and how to get the rest of the roster to raise their game and guts to do what it takes to win games. Woman testimonial of cialis We have seen ‘Melo glare at teammates who haven’t gotten the ball to him in crunch time and we’ve seen Stoudemire wonder what happened to the team he was the leader of and the coach trying to figure out how to appease two big egos. Woman testimonial of cialis I guess you could say the Knicks lack “team chemistry”

Woman testimonial of cialis Now the other tenant of MSG , woman testimonial of cialis is the exact opposite of their basketball cohabitants. Woman testimonial of cialis  For long time NY Rangers fans like myself , woman testimonial of cialis the best trait of this Ranger team is they never quit and even in losses, woman testimonial of cialis it’s hard to get mad as they  are what hockey folks like to say a “lunch pail team” . Woman testimonial of cialis Not only are they a hard working bunch but for the most part the Rangers roster is mostly home grown. Woman testimonial of cialis  Ryan Callahan is the captain in waiting along with Brandon Dubinsky, woman testimonial of cialis Mark Stahl, woman testimonial of cialis Dan Girardi, woman testimonial of cialis Derek Stepan  and King Henrik Lundquist  are all setting the tone for big run to the playoffs. Woman testimonial of cialis No matter what happens in the playoffs, woman testimonial of cialis as Ranger fans we have to be pleased that the foundation of the team that will be a Cup contender for awhile has been set.  There is a very good blend of veteran and young players on this Ranger team. Woman testimonial of cialis When you see teams like the Rangers play as hard as they do, woman testimonial of cialis as a fan your proud to say you root for that team. Woman testimonial of cialis With the NY Rangers you have team and fan chemistry.

Woman testimonial of cialis That brings me to the NY Mets. Woman testimonial of cialis If your sole knowledge of the Mets was obtained through the NY beat writers, woman testimonial of cialis sports columnists and Twitter, woman testimonial of cialis you’d get the impression that this was the worst team in baseball. Woman testimonial of cialis But if you watch the games and possess an open mind , woman testimonial of cialisyou’d come to the realization that the Mets are a pretty good ball club. Woman testimonial of cialis Are they a World Series contender? Not this year. Woman testimonial of cialis Will they be better than last year? No question in my mind they will.

Woman testimonial of cialis There is a lot of familiarity with the players on the roster, woman testimonial of cialis most have played together either in the big leagues or in the Mets minor league system. Woman testimonial of cialis R.A. Woman testimonial of cialis Dickey had mentioned this during the off season that many of the guys on this team know each other very well. Woman testimonial of cialis Dickey also mentioned that a baseball clubhouse is just like any work place, woman testimonial of cialis some of guys you’re close with and other guys not as close but when you put the same uniform you have that in common and that’s what’s important.

Woman testimonial of cialis One of the biggest failures of the past front office staff was they let the clubhouse become fractured. Woman testimonial of cialis The last two mangers seemed to polarize the clubhouse and that led to cliques forming between the players. Woman testimonial of cialis  You can see this spring that the new regime realizes this has been a problem with the Mets as Terry Collins instituted the Sunday night bowling parties to try to form a bond within the team.

Woman testimonial of cialis Don’t get me wrong here, woman testimonial of cialis I’m not saying if the whole team sat around singing Kumbaya  it will make the Mets a World Series winner, woman testimonial of cialis but if the TC and Sandy Alderson can change the climate of that clubhouse and Collins can get the team to buy into a team first mentality, woman testimonial of cialis that will be half the battle in getting the Mets winning games. Woman testimonial of cialis I feel the seeds of that way of thinking have been planted. Woman testimonial of cialis If the players realize that no matter how much money or how much time you’ve spent as a Met , woman testimonial of cialis means nothing  if you don’t produce something positive to the club, woman testimonial of cialis you’ll be gone.

Woman testimonial of cialis Think about it, woman testimonial of cialis the past administration went out and brought in talented players at big money contracts and what do they have to show for it? A division championship and two players calling out their teammates for not stepping up and talking to the media (the infamous “they speak English you know” from Bill Wagner and Red Ass LoDuca towards their Latino teammates)   I think this will be a much better clubhouse and a much better Met team than most think. Woman testimonial of cialis I can’t wait until a week from tomorrow and I really am excited for April 8th and the home opener. Woman testimonial of cialis Forget about the mess the owners are in, woman testimonial of cialis forget about the nay sayers in media worrying about who the Mets fans are going to boo next. Woman testimonial of cialis I’m not saying we should become a bunch of Pollyanna’s , woman testimonial of cialis but this Mets team looks like one we should be rooting for.

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