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Re: Lovett

Post by Goose » Sat 28 May, 2016 2:50 pm

Going well, he was never as bad as people were saying.

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Post by Sabre » Sat 28 May, 2016 2:54 pm

Goose wrote:Going well, he was never as bad as people were saying.
He was pretty bad. A couple of good games and people quickly forget.
I still can't find a spot for him my full strength 17.

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Post by Clawdan » Sat 28 May, 2016 3:43 pm

+1 I am another converted lovett hater! Hes really stepped up this year. Im so happy we kept him now. I wish sirro could do the same tho so disappointing. Ive been hating on the wrong man all this time. Good on him

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Post by avocadoontoast » Sat 28 May, 2016 3:45 pm

He was and is pretty bad. Definitely shouldn't be in the top 17.

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Post by barra » Sat 28 May, 2016 3:49 pm

I thought he went okay last night. Coming in off the bench is the go for him as a support player to a reasonable forward pack. If he is good enough to start it means we are in trouble.

At least he seems to be showing continual improvement even if only gradual. I would def keep on the bench instead of Dene.

Edit: Having just looked at the team for next week, I may omit Kyle for Chee-Kam. I see MCK as a handy benchie to also cover the backs...

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Post by larrycorowa » Sun 29 May, 2016 12:52 am

Lovett was very good. He has grown a leg since city this rate of improvement he is going to be a very handy player in the future. It's all about attitude and I reckon Taylor is using Lovett and sirro as an example to the squad of the need to work hard.

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Post by WestsSupporter » Sun 29 May, 2016 1:09 am

The way things are going, he is going to become a solid first grader who will probably make max $250k and will hopefully become a reliable structure player in the future.
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Post by stevied » Sun 29 May, 2016 6:02 am

There's no doubt that he's lifted a cog or two in recent weeks. I was corrected recently for calling him 'too small' and, it's funny, but when I watch him now, he seems to get bigger each match. The difference last night was that he actually looked like he would break tackles and, in the end, he did - more than once. Now he now needs to sustain this form because I still think players such as Fine and Chee Kam were unlucky not to replace him. I'd definitely have him ahead of Siro.

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Post by formerguest » Sun 29 May, 2016 7:47 am

Goose wrote:Going well, he was never as bad as people were saying.
I never had a problem with a player that gives his all both on and off the field being chosen. Now he is older, several kilos heavier and infinitely stronger, he is starting to more than hold his own in defence, though I do wish he could find his front a bit more often.

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Post by 1/4 chicken,chips » Sun 29 May, 2016 10:15 am

always has a go ,but is not a centre .will continue to improve with the better players around him .

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Post by Russell » Sun 29 May, 2016 11:25 am

Was also a Lovett doubter - he has been improving.

Happy for him to be on a rotation to come off the bench with a few others including Chee-Kam. There are a few that should be given a go from time to time in the NRL.

Horses for courses and it will keep them all happy and we can see if there is anyone we should let go.

However, Happy with Lovett at this stage (I was wrong again).

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Post by Mac tiger » Sun 29 May, 2016 2:02 pm

Noticeable improvement back as far as the Sharks trial. Has shown guts, determination & discipline and deserves his spot.

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Post by Demps » Mon 30 May, 2016 1:23 am

Big heart player imo.
He's won me over this year, I'm a fan.

Really liked how he stepped up against the Newcastle player,
Thought he was on the more timid side, I was wrong.

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Post by bigsiro » Mon 30 May, 2016 10:43 am

avocadoontoast wrote:He was and is pretty bad. Definitely shouldn't be in the top 17.
Once again we have a win and people find reasons to praise.
So predictable.
He was one of our weakest on Friday.

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