Sources: Morey eyeing Gordon Hayward next summer

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  1. malakas

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    His life style is to stay home and play video games and...be a proud nerd father.
     
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    I see him not coming here then we get lime danillo gallinari or something
     
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    I would love him here but there's just no way I see him leaving Utah.
     
  4. desi tmac91

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    You're either joking or have no idea about Gordon Hayward. He's terrific, I certainly hope he's the plan A instead of plan D because once plans A through C turn us down, he'll be signed.
     
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    For what?... Why?
     
  6. justtxyank

    justtxyank Contributing Member

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    We aren't at title contender.

    We don't have any truly valuable assets that we could lose that are worth something that would make up for losing them plus make us a title contender.

    Example, adding a superstar would be huge, but we don't have the pieces to get a superstar. Getting a mid level player would be helpful, but not if it costs you a starter already.

    We are in a tough spot right now.
     
  7. FTW Rockets FTW

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    Are we going to ignore Maury's (DD) love for caucasian small forwards

    Chase Budinger
    Chandler Parsons
    Samuel Dekker
    Chris Jent
    Dan Langhi

    I can see why the Rockets are interested in Hayward.
     
  8. vstexas09

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    does that mean we lose ariza?
     
  9. Vivi

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    Not necessarily imo, Hayward can guard three positions pretty easily. same thing you can say about Bazemore which we tried to sign so...well, maybe with Bazemore we would've traded or moved to the bench Trevor, i don't know, but we could've also played Harden, Bazemore and Trevor together.
     
  10. vstexas09

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    meh, i think we're sufficient with ryno, eric, and trev; hopefully even bev can be a part of that mini core..

    we need a defensive big, that can contribute when needed..

    as much as it sucks to say it, i think bogut could've anchored this team as a top 10 defense..
     
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    Lol lets make the Rockets great again!!!
     
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  12. Vivi

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    Probably, but still, Hayward would instantly be our second best player, in fact, as today, i'd say probably on both ends since i don't see better defenders than him aside from Trevor (maybe). Hayward is still a bit underrated imo, the guy can literally do everything on the court, can defend multiple positions, can create his own shot, can shoot from outside, can get to line, can pass, good athlete, smart player...he somehow reminds me Horford, they're not stars in this league, but they're both all around players that would basically fit perfectly in every system.
     
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    Don't forget Bostjan Boki Nachbar
     
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    Based on what?
     
  15. yixiixiy

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    Cyber thanks for the info.

    But my body is not ready for another freakin' off-season yet..
     
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    He is a max player, mediocre 3 point shooter, weak defender for a small forward, and has stat inflation due to having an offense built around him. He isn't even the prize of his team. Rodney Hood is the best player on the Jazz (for the Rockets).

    Edit: I would rather get Rudy Gay than have a maxed Gordon Hayward.
     
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    For **** sake its Dekkers first season on the floor, let the kid develop and lets see what the **** we have here
     
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  18. alethios

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    Well Morley can take credit for the top 3 SFs on that list. DD on the other hand....
     
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    We can see what we have in Dekker while at the same time sign Gordon. I don't think the salary cap includes a handsome white man quota...
     
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    Rather get a good big from somewhere with a jump shot....
     
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