“It’s difficult, but I think coming in I thought we had the ability, but I didn’t think you would see where we really were until we were 40 games in because of all the dynamics - guys coming back from injury, and that wasn’t even taking into consideration guys getting hurt once the year was started,” Saunders said. “But knowing that Gil was coming back and not having played two years and there were guys we had picked up and the East got better, I would say we’re probably four or five games different from where I thought we’d be. I thought we’d be probably two games above .500 at this point.”
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