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Luol Deng

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by tinman, Nov 6, 2017.

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Deng on the Rockets

  1. Get it done Morey

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  2. Luol are crazy, No

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  1. tinman

    tinman You want to protect the world
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  2. Daddy Long Legs

    Daddy Long Legs prolly takin a shitt and lookin' at my phone
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    Buyout yes. Trade no
     
  3. Jontro

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    how bout getting a bought out melo?
     
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  4. bongman

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    Oh no. If it happens, this will bring back LOF's. But now, they will be coming from Sudan. :)
     
  5. arabrocket

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    Why would we need him tho? Would be kinda redundant with Ariza -tucker-and Moute
     
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  6. tinman

    tinman You want to protect the world
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  7. Daddy Long Legs

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    You bring up a good point. He wont choose us because we wont get as much play time as he wants.

    Its a low risk move for us to go after him though. You can never have too many perimeter defenders against golden state.
     
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  8. Carl Herrera

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    Trade? Probably not. Buyout, maybe. But then again Deng would have many offers if bought out, some promising more minutes.
     
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  9. KlutchQT

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    If playing time is a priority, why would we be a destination?
     
  10. YaoMing#1

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    He played really good as a small ball PF 2 years ago before signing with the Lakers.

    I think he would fit just fine with our team.

    If he is bought out he's clearly a huge upgrade to the roster and I would welcome him with open arms.
     
  11. chenjy9

    chenjy9 Numbers Don't Lie
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    For the vet min after a buyout, yes please! For a trade? Not even if we were out of our effing minds.
     
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    I forgot he was still in the league.

    If there's a worse contract than Ryan Anderson, Deng is one of them.

    4 years, $72M LoL Angles Lakers
     
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    He was a solid 4 in Miami.
     
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    4yrs/72M....

    Deng needs to just smile and stfu....

    i hate it when millionaires whine...
     
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    All of my Laker fan friends say he’s just been absolute garbage when on the floor. He sounds like he’s really regressed.

    Such a shame. He was a really quality player back in Chicago.
     
  16. cheke64

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    No. We already have Mmbop Mbah Moute

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    He fell the bleep off. Do not want
     
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  18. Vivi

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    L(u)ol that contract
     
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  19. Giant9erRocket

    Giant9erRocket Hakeem Olajuwon Status
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    This is exhibit A of why you don't just use cap space just because. It will take 1st round/2nd round picks and/or young players attached to move this contract. Now they will have a hard time trying to form a super team which was their vision next season with Paul George.
     
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    I've never seen a Duke player who was underpaid. That was my only knock on Battier too. And this is coming from an alumnus.
     
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