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#4821 Windu

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 05:27 AM

Trade Pau for who??


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 07:55 AM

Honestly, I keep him for the last year. And sign someone else 2014. Or sign him for wayyyyy cheaper.


Edited by Ham, April 27, 2013 - 07:55 AM.

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 08:06 AM

Honestly, I keep him for the last year. And sign someone else 2014. Or sign him for wayyyyy cheaper.

 

With Howard potentially re-signing with us, we cant keep Pau and Kobe financially 


Edited by True Lakers Fan, April 27, 2013 - 08:08 AM.

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 08:56 AM

I personally like the way Pau has been playing, but that expiring contract matched with a motivated FO can bring in some REAL talent this offseason. We will obviously go after some youth and athleticism. Most likely a Bledsoe-type backup point, and a shooting 3/4. Get healthy over the offseason, resign Dwight, amnesty MWP, and sign a backup for Kobe.

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 09:14 AM

I personally like the way Pau has been playing, but that expiring contract matched with a motivated FO can bring in some REAL talent this offseason. We will obviously go after some youth and athleticism. Most likely a Bledsoe-type backup point, and a shooting 3/4. Get healthy over the offseason, resign Dwight, amnesty MWP, and sign a backup for Kobe.


Sounds about right.

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#4826 Ham

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 11:22 AM

With Howard potentially re-signing with us, we cant keep Pau and Kobe financially 

yeah we can lmfao. we'll just be way up in salary cap. that's nothing new. 0.o

 

we can hold on until 2014 and make a big boom.


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 11:24 AM

yeah we can lmfao. we'll just be way up in salary cap. that's nothing new. 0.o

 

we can hold on until 2014 and make a big boom.

 

the new CBA  kicks in this off-season, just wait and see 


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 11:27 AM

the new CBA  kicks in this off-season, just wait and see 

were paying an outrageous amount of tax yeah i get it.

 

i don't know much about the new CBA cause i never bothered to understand it that much but 2014 FA is the big year we should be ready for if we want to continue without kobe.


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 12:59 PM

https://twitter.com/...251172123205632

Pau says he's playing through tendinosis in both knees: Degeneration of tendon tissue. He'll look for regenerative solutions this summer.


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 01:05 PM

I feel bad for Pau..hes aging and hes coming to terms with it.

https://twitter.com/...253197779099649

Pau Gasol said he's going to do some research ways to regenerate tendon issues in both knees this offseason


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 01:20 PM

^ He needs to go to Germany. Seek Kobe for some advice. I'm sure he's got some great contacts & recommendations.


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Posted April 27, 2013 - 03:00 PM

Maybe MDA should sit Pau. lol

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 03:31 PM

Maybe MDA should sit Pau. lol


Gasol = Bryant.

He can handle playing 48 minutes.

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 04:18 PM

Can we trade him already ??

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Posted April 27, 2013 - 07:01 PM

CP3, Duh.

Why would the Clippers do some stupid ISH like that??



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Posted April 28, 2013 - 11:01 AM

Is he even top 10 at his position?

 

Just among guys currently at PF:

 

Blake Griffin

Kevin Love

Dirk Nowitzki

Zach Randolph

Serge Ibaka

David Lee

Josh Smith

Kenneth Faried

Paul Millsap

Jeff Green

 

That's 10 off the top of my head. I think you can have a debate with the last 4. But, that's not even counting PFs that currently play at C. If you count them, he's definitely not in the top 10.

 

I've been talking a lot of Pau lately. But what can I say? He's on my mind. There's lots of well-documented problems with this team, but this doesn't get talked about enough.


Edited by Japago, April 28, 2013 - 11:41 AM.

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Posted April 28, 2013 - 12:33 PM

Is he even top 10 at his position?

 

Just among guys currently at PF:

 

Blake Griffin

Kevin Love

Dirk Nowitzki

Zach Randolph

Serge Ibaka

David Lee

Josh Smith

Kenneth Faried

Paul Millsap

Jeff Green

 

That's 10 off the top of my head. I think you can have a debate with the last 4. But, that's not even counting PFs that currently play at C. If you count them, he's definitely not in the top 10.

 

I've been talking a lot of Pau lately. But what can I say? He's on my mind. There's lots of well-documented problems with this team, but this doesn't get talked about enough.


Honestly id take Milsap in a heartbeat

Oh and don't forget LaMarcus Aldridge :)


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Posted April 28, 2013 - 12:48 PM


Honestly id take Milsap in a heartbeat

Oh and don't forget LaMarcus Aldridge :)

 

and Marc Gasol 


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Posted April 28, 2013 - 12:56 PM

If we include the 4 PFs currently playing C(Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett, Lamarcus Aldridge, and Chris Bosh), you might have to have a conversation about top 15 now.


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Posted April 28, 2013 - 01:06 PM

Is he even top 10 at his position?

Just among guys currently at PF:

Blake Griffin
Kevin Love
Dirk Nowitzki
Zach Randolph
Serge Ibaka
David Lee
Josh Smith
Kenneth Faried
Paul Millsap
Jeff Green

That's 10 off the top of my head. I think you can have a debate with the last 4. But, that's not even counting PFs that currently play at C. If you count them, he's definitely not in the top 10.

I've been talking a lot of Pau lately. But what can I say? He's on my mind. There's lots of well-documented problems with this team, but this doesn't get talked about enough.

I said before the trade deadline that I'd do Pau for Avery Bradley and Jeff green, and you guys laughed at me saying that they both are, at best, bench players. Now look at those same people.





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