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Carmelo Anthony for Jeremy Lin trade possible?

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by Clutch, Jul 11, 2018.

  1. Clutch

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    Seems like Mitch Lawrence has been out of the game for awhile but would be funny if Lin and Carmelo, former oil-and-water teammates in New York and now both significantly overpaid, were traded for each other.

     
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    Oh geeze. A Carmelo + Lin thread is the thread of all threads for clutchfans.
     
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    LOFs in OKC bitching about Westbrook....noice!

    That makes Melo available as FA after buyout, though, right?
     
  4. plutoblue11

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    Don't know how this deal works out, Brooklyn desperately needs talents, ANYTHING. While, Lin is probably good in a role player role for OKC .. good 6th man.
     
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  5. don grahamleone

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    So Brooklyn buys Melo's contract out in exchange for getting rid of Lin? It's amazing how much people don't like Lin after a year or so. The initial not drafting of Lin seems accurate. He's not NBA worthy I guess.
     
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  6. don grahamleone

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    Lin and good in the same sentence. Interesting.
     
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    Both are players ALL of clutchfans really loved and wanted at one point, lmao
     
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    He was really good in Brooklyn before his injuries kicked in. It's not his fault he can't stay healthy.

    Just because his fans are annoying doesn't mean we have to **** on his career. He's been a great teammate and a great professional. Dude carved out a successful career for himself after going undrafted.
     
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    I’m just surprised that okc wants to take on more salary. Even after buying out Melo they would have been in luxury tax.
     
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    Thermonuke.
     
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    Looking at the title I thought this was a really random thread bump from like 5 years ago
     
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    At the very least, Lin is a much better PG than Fatboy Felton.
     
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    This will be fun to watch.
     
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    Best of all, the Raymond Felton - Jeremy Lin competition would be gloriously re-kindled!

    I'm too late, it's already started! See above . . .
     
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    He's a passive aggressive weirdo.
     
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    I'm good with that......as long as it's not here.
     
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    Now all we need to do is add DMo to the mix.
     
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    I never wanted JLin.
     
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    Really good? He wasn't even averaging 20 ppg. Only 4 assists and not efficient at all. He's not a great teammate, he loses games late being a bonehead. Good for him for making a career for himself, but he's not a winner. He's a divisive character who is an attention seeking hoor.

    The dude quoted the bible because the Rockets wanted to get a player that wears his number. He's weak minded. Thinks too highly of himself and is an I in team game.
     
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