Open Thread: 2012 Christmas Day NBA Games

Merry Christmas to all and to all an awesome NBA holiday offering. With five games on tap for today starting at noon, many basketball nerds like myself will be fixated on televisions for nearly 12 hours with some family time sprinkled in between (I kid, somewhat). Stop by occasionally throughout the day to offer your thoughts on the day’s proceedings whether it be a potential Rondo or LeBron triple double, Carmelo/KD/Kobe going for 40+ or Blake Griffin putting an innocent Nugget on a poster.

Each game comes with a preview, betting line for those participating in the always entertaining Christmas Day wagers with a drunk uncle and/or cousin and a must-see individual matchup with a predicted stat line. Those numbers will more than likely prove to be anything but accurate, but they’re icebreakers nonetheless. Again, Merry Christmas to everyone out there. Enjoy this day with your loved ones and be sure to tell the family Tins says hello.

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