Sources: Morey keeping close eyes to extension eligible deals that may go bad

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by cyberx, Sep 23, 2014.

  1. cyberx

    cyberx Member

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    Basically told his team to list out extension eligible players like Harden 2 years ago.

    If teams are far off on extension talks, he is going to vulture in.

    Apparently this was part of his plan.

    He's not optimistic, but this is his final lookout before season.
     
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  2. mrm32

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    So Bledsoe, Rubio, Rondo?

    Aldridge?
     
  3. King901

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    Just posted in the other thread about Tristan Thompson wanting an extension starting at 11mil. I dont think the cavs give it to him. Your thoughts?
     
  4. cyberx

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    Don't think they will... They only have Lebron at 2 years too.. Who knows what the next Cba will look like.
     
  5. Plowman

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    As far as we're concerned, I think it needs to go to a PG.
     
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    So if he doesn't find a deal, he'll just roll out the roster we have now? That makes the most sense if no deal is agreed upon..
     
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    The gent has better representation than history...
     
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    Also, are there any signs pointing to us acquiring a someone via TPE?
     
  9. J Sizzle

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    I long for Eric Bledsoe on this team.
     
  10. RV6

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    Thanks, but Morey always vultures. We need photoshop for that.
     
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    If Morley pulls off another Harden like deal :eek: He truly is always looking to upgrade this team, never content.......I like it.
     
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    Thanks cyberx, any players in particular? PFs?
     
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    Morey* ..........and thanks again Cyber
     
  16. basketballholic

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    Hmmmmmmmmmm.

    This sounds like my post from a day or two ago. Cyber, any possibility we are sharing a source?

    http://bbs.clutchfans.net/showpost.php?p=9236566&postcount=11246


    Ricky Rubio
    Enes Kanter
    Klay Thompson
    etc.
     
  17. BimaThug

    BimaThug Contributing Member

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    Rubio is the only one of those names that falls into the category that cyberx is referring to. (That doesn't mean those other names aren't also being discussed, though.)

    Noteworthy extension-eligible players include:

    Ricky Rubio
    Reggie Jackson
    Kenneth Faried
    Enes Kanter
    Tristan Thompson
    Nikola Vucevic
    Jimmy Butler

    I'm not including Kawhi Leonard or Klay Thompson, whose teams are virtually guaranteed of keeping them, likely for the max salary.
     
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    Kemba Walker
    Ricky Rubio
    Reggie Jackson
    Kenneth Faried
    Klay Thompson
    Kawhi Leonard
    Tristan Thompson
     
  19. steddinotayto

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    I think Jimmy Butler could be in play

    1. The Bulls will be in the same situation that OKC was with Harden in that they don't want to pay that luxury tax.

    2. They can theoretically afford to trade Butler with McBuckets (offense) and Snell (defense/length) filling in.

    It would be awesome to

    1. Absorb Taj Gibson with the TPE
    2. Trade Dmo or Jones for Butler

    Granted we still need a PG but with this lineup

    Howard
    Gibson
    Ariza
    Harden
    Beverly

    and Butler as the 6th man, that's a pretty good team.
     
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    Hope he can get a backup center and pg in a deal. Dorsey is shorter than parsons he is gonna have trouble
     
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