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Mavericks want a first round pick for Wesley Matthews

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by Clutch, Jan 25, 2018.

  1. Clutch

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    Marc Stein, back to working for Dallas.



    Not only does Matthews make just under $18 million this season, he has a player option (which is death to cap managers) for next season at close to $19 million.

    I can't see anyone giving them a first round pick for taking that contract on without giving back a worse contract (longer salary commitment).
     
  2. RasaqBoi

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    Lol. When Mavs thought Matthews, Parsons, Jordan (b4 he bailed) was the future of that team.

    They have a long way to go.
     
  3. shtinkee

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    There's a new book coming out: How to Completely Butcher a Championship Team by Mark Cuban. Should be an insightful read.
     
  4. FLASH21

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    That's f***ed up! I clicked on the title thinking it was an actual link.

    And about that first round pick for Wesley Matthews... Cuban....

    [​IMG]
     
  5. zeeshan2

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    Ryno and a second rounder for Mathews.
     
  7. bulkatron

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    This is delusional lol. Who in their right mind would give a first for him?
     
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  8. bulkatron

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    This makes some sense.
     
  9. SirIvyLeague

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    There's some stupid GMs out there.

    SIL
     
  10. malakas

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    They can get a first.
    For example a 2021 top 15 protected first rounder + Deng or Noah.
    When he opts in he will still be an expiring so the Knicks/Lakers won't have that much trouble getting rid of him then.
     
  11. jim1961

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    Yea, tanking takes time.
     
  12. asianballa23

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    Is there even a market for him? No mention if any team would be willing to sniff at Wesley.
     
  13. justtxyank

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    And Donald Trump wants Mexico to pay for the wall but we don't always get our silly fantasies to come true.
     
  14. CometsWin

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    Good player, awful contract. Nice job, Cuban.
     
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    LOL!!!!! Dallas Stein. man

     
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    Good luck lul
     
  17. malakas

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    Yes definitely. There's always a market.
    Bad contract for Worse longer contract + first.
    He will be expiring anyway next season it's not a bad deal for a team that wants desperately to clear capspace.
     
  18. fba34

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    We should be rooting for Cuban to get that team now that we're thinking back. And Nerlens Noel signing for that near-max contract offer. Harrison Barnes eating cap space as well. That team is set for years to fight for the 8th seed.
     
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  19. A_3PO

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    This is like shopping in Shenzhen.

    [​IMG]

    The price starts at $150.00 but ends up $25.00.
     
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