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Rockets sign RJ Hunter to two-way contract

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by Clutch, Jan 13, 2018.

  1. Clutch

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    I was just writing a thread about this. Thx for the detailed article

    I'll just add now, as usual, BimaThug predicted it early

     
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    Yep. Knew this was coming. Next....Hartenstein after the deadline.
     
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    In before jopat makes an “I knew this was coming Im an insider” post

    Oh too late
     
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    The Rockets wants to win a champion, Morey must learn from GS. GM
     
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    Please develop into a great shooter like the Scouts expected before the Draft.
     
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    Coming into his draft class, I thought this kid was gonna be a stud. Good pickup.
     
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    For what? Some clutch shots?

    This dude was his dad's special pet, little game did he actually show.

    SIL
     
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    That highlight video in Clutch's link reminds me of Ariza's offensive game. His drives off the pass and him finding space around the three point line look a lot like Trevor to me for some reason.
     
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    Only a matter of time when he gets replaced by Vander Blue.
     
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    Reminds me of Dillion Brooks or Dillion Brooks reminds me of R.J. Hunter.

    Hunter is at 37% from 3 in G-League while Brooks is 36% from 3 in the NBA.

    I like how Hunter uses the backboard. I feel his foundation needs some work on his shooting for distance.
    Either his foot placement or squaring the hips toward the target.

    I do like that he is launching ten 3’s/gm with the Vipers. Good option for one of our 2-way contracts.

    I understand he is the son of a coach. One of the things that I like about Jon Diebler (son of a coach).
    Usually brings good technique or fundamentals.
     
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    His game reminds me of Joe Ingles so if we get a Joe Ingles-lite that's not bad for an end of the roster player.
     
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    WTF are you talking about? The Rockets are blowing up the roster and going full tank mode ex:letting the great downtown Bobby Brown go.
     
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    I knew this was coming. Predicted this in my newsletter.
     
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    All of our bigs except Clint are injured and Morey goes and signs another dleague guard. Last night it was extremely obvious we couldn't run any proper P&Rs when Clint was sitting. Good thing the Suns defense isn't a thing and Ryno showed up.

    But if this is to replace Webber, I guess almost anyone is an upgrade.
     
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    He has a far better handle and is far better passer than Ariza. But....needs work defensively. Slow-Footed. But good offensive tools.
     
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    We need youth on the perimeter. I like the signing.
     
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    Learn what? Be specific
     
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    Game changing pick-up by Morey. NBA finals here we come!
     
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