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#81 UKUGA

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Posted September 06, 2017 - 06:55 AM

Still, just because Adam Silver feels his punishment fits the crime, it doesn’t mean Herb Simon will accept it. A confidant of the Pacers’ long-time owner, says he plans to raise a stink at the league’s next Board of Governors meeting. "He’s so fed up, don’t be shocked if he sues the league and the Lakers for damages."

 

What Simon should really do is sell his team for the $1 billion + he can get for it while everyone is going crazy and go do something else.

 

The only reason anything happened at all is because Magic foolishly joked around on TV.  Yes, I know that they ultimately dinged Pelinka, but what Pelinka did is what everyone does, the Lakers just got in trouble because of what Magic did first.

 

Stop ranting Herb.  An investigation occurred and a fine was levied.

 

It's time to move on.


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Posted September 07, 2017 - 10:25 PM

Not worried about it.  If the Lakers made a stink about it and asked the NBA to investigate GSW (KD) or HOU (CP3 and Dwight) or LAC (D'Andre Jordan), they'd all get fined...probably MUCH worse...

 

The NBA does NOT want to go on a fishing expedition...just like they didn't want to investigate the allegations of the referees...

 

 

IND will get the #1 pick in 2018 and they will move on...



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Posted September 09, 2017 - 07:54 AM

Doc Rivers is the Queen of tampering



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Posted September 10, 2017 - 07:04 PM

I hope we did tamper. About time the FO did some UFC type stuff. Bravo!!



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Posted September 10, 2017 - 10:10 PM

I hope we did tamper. About time the FO did some UFC type stuff. Bravo!!

Everyone does it. Only only school boyscouts like Mitch wouldn't do it.

 

I really am amazed (and disgusted) that Pelinka actually left a paper trail of some sort.

 

Pete Zayas of Laker Film Room had a (conspiracy)-theory that Aaron Mintz (George's agent) perhaps was the reason they found something. Apparently, Mintz and Pelinka doesn't like each other and perhaps it was a small F-U from Mintz to Pelinka. Mintz could have made sure the league found just enough to give the Lakers a slap on the wrist.


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Posted September 10, 2017 - 10:23 PM

Everyone does it. Only only school boyscouts like Mitch wouldn't do it.

 

I really am amazed (and disgusted) that Pelinka actually left a paper trail of some sort.

 

Pete Zayas of Laker Film Room had a (conspiracy)-theory that Aaron Mintz (George's agent) perhaps was the reason they found something. Apparently, Mintz and Pelinka doesn't like each other and perhaps it was a small F-U from Mintz to Pelinka. Mintz could have made sure the league found just enough to give the Lakers a slap on the wrist.

 

 

Makes sense.  Didn't make sense that Pelinka would make such a rookie mistake after being a super-agent for so many years.



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Posted September 10, 2017 - 10:34 PM

Makes sense.  Didn't make sense that Pelinka would make such a rookie mistake after being a super-agent for so many years.

 

That's what i thought. Maybe he was so used to tampering with teams that he didn't think it was a big deal and didn't expect the Pacers' front office to actually file charges.

 

Or maybe Mintz was pissed because the Lakers moved D'Lo?


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Posted September 10, 2017 - 10:52 PM

That's what i thought. Maybe he was so used to tampering with teams that he didn't think it was a big deal and didn't expect the Pacers' front office to actually file charges.

 

Or maybe Mintz was pissed because the Lakers moved D'Lo?

 

 

I think he thought that Mintz wouldn't stab him in the back because he had Randle still on the team.  Maybe this is a signal that the Lakers don't expect to retain Randle?



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Posted October 19, 2017 - 04:27 PM

Has anyone mentioned to Paul George if he comes to LA thats the end of his preferred PG13?

 

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Posted October 20, 2017 - 05:01 AM

Has anyone mentioned to Paul George if he comes to LA thats the end of his preferred PG13?

 

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He'll probably go for 8 or 24. 


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Posted October 20, 2017 - 05:04 AM

That's what i thought. Maybe he was so used to tampering with teams that he didn't think it was a big deal and didn't expect the Pacers' front office to actually file charges.

 

Or maybe Mintz was pissed because the Lakers moved D'Lo?

 

 

Okay, so I just saw this. 

 

The Lakers placed a lot of their chips on acquiring George (via Free agency), but Pelinka and George/Randle/Russell's agent don't get along? 


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Posted December 28, 2018 - 01:40 PM

http://www.espn.com/...-tampering-rule

 

Need to be careful here. I think they're also warning teams not to tamper through their own players.






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