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    Default 2017 NBA Around the League offseason

    Lakers trade Russell for Brook Lopez.

    http://www.nba.com/article/2017/06/2...-brooklyn-nets

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    Good deal for Brooklyn. Even if Russell ends up being trash he atleast gives the fans some hope for now.

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    Charlotte is sending Miles Plumlee, Marco Belenelli and 41st pick to Atlanta for Dwight Howard and 31st pick.





    Some of those boys at ESPN.....

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    I have to laugh at Dwight becoming a journeyman.

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    A very well paid journey man

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    lol Dwight...how the mighty have fallen
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    This is going to sound crazy, but I think the Bulls should have traded for him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gustavus Adolphus View Post
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    This is going to sound crazy, but I think the Bulls should have traded for him.
    It does sound crazy, so I'd like to hear why.
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    Quote Originally Posted by clonetrooper264 View Post
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    It does sound crazy, so I'd like to hear why.
    Everywhere he goes Howard destroys team chemistry. A big move like that would obviously be a disaster, so maybe it precipitates an entire house cleaning.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gustavus Adolphus View Post
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    Everywhere he goes Howard destroys team chemistry. A big move like that would obviously be a disaster, so maybe it precipitates an entire house cleaning.
    Well when you put it that way...it doesn't sound crazy at all.
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    Cavs don't know what they are up against, imo.

    They are pursuing a team of Irving-George-Anthony-Lebron-Thompson.


    Trading 2's for 3's, still have the problem that the Warriors possess 3 of the top 5 3-point shooters in their starting line-up. They have none.
    1a. OLB Myles Garrett 1b. FS Malik Hooker 2a. WR Corey Davis 2b. Corner or OT 3a. QB Webb. Kaaya. Russell. Mahomme. somebody will be here at great value. 4a.CB Awuzie Colorado 4b.TE Sprinkles Alabama 4c.RT
    5a.CB Tony Brown Alabama 6' 4.4 speed. Troubled. 5b.Jake Butt TE Michigan. injured

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    Quote Originally Posted by Raskolnikov View Post
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    Cavs don't know what they are up against, imo.

    They are pursuing a team of Irving-George-Anthony-Lebron-Thompson.


    Trading 2's for 3's, still have the problem that the Warriors possess 3 of the top 5 3-point shooters in their starting line-up. They have none.
    That cavs squad would have a definite chance against GS. Not many teams have four 20 ppg scorers and lebron and George's length would cause a lot of problems. Durant would get a lot of different looks on defense.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Enasic View Post
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    That cavs squad would have a definite chance against GS. Not many teams have four 20 ppg scorers and lebron and George's length would cause a lot of problems. Durant would get a lot of different looks on defense.
    There is only so many shots. The problem is none of those 4 guys are as efficient at scoring as the 2 MVP's golden state has. Lebron and George close that cap with defense, but the other two don't play defense.

    There is only room for 2 big scorers in this league. Bosh and Love and Thompson went to the way side. Its about the other functions your role players can do and what their scoring effeciency is. Curry, Durant, and Lebron are all excellent at getting lesser players good looks. Jimmy Buckets not so much, more a guy who stalls the offense, draws iso defense, figures out real late in shot clock he isn't going to get a good look, and dishes it to a guy who has to shoot. not all assists are equal.

    Neither Thibs nor Hoiberg have an offense I have ever figured out how things are supposed to go. Hard to evaluate the players.
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    5a.CB Tony Brown Alabama 6' 4.4 speed. Troubled. 5b.Jake Butt TE Michigan. injured

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    In case you missed the awards ceremony...

    MVP - Westbrook (OKC)
    DPOY - Draymond (GSW)
    ROY - Brogdon (MIL)
    MIP - Greek Freak (MIL)
    6MOY - Gordon (HOU)
    COY - D'Antoni (HOU)
    EOY - Myers (GSW)
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    Quote Originally Posted by clonetrooper264 View Post
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    ROY - Brogdon (MIL)
    Jeez the rookie class was shit....I had to google who that was.

    First time a 2nd round pick won ROY?

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    Chris Paul is going to the Rockets in exchange for Lou Williams, Sam Decker, Patrick Beverly and a 2018 1st rounder

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    Is rondo or wade tradeable assets or junk

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    Quote Originally Posted by RoseMVP1 View Post
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    Chris Paul is going to the Rockets in exchange for Lou Williams, Sam Decker, Patrick Beverly and a 2018 1st rounder
    That's surprising because Harden ran the point exceptionally well last year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Axl Rose View Post
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    Jeez the rookie class was shit....I had to google who that was.

    First time a 2nd round pick won ROY?
    Yup, first 2nd rounder to win the award.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RoseMVP1 View Post
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    Chris Paul is going to the Rockets in exchange for Lou Williams, Sam Decker, Patrick Beverly and a 2018 1st rounder
    wow

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    Quote Originally Posted by BEARZOMBIE View Post
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    Is rondo or wade tradeable assets or junk
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