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(The Ringer) Rockets interested in JR Smith

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by DaBeard, Dec 7, 2018.

  1. DaBeard

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    Season can't get any worse so why not.
     
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    getting rid of a malcontent only to add another.
     
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    I'm not sure i can survive to a JR Smith trade...sure, his contract is better than Knight's contract but...ugh.
     
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    Fair Market Value
    Knight for JR - Rockets add 1 First
     
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    At this point the cavs need to trade, cut or waive j.r. Smith. I am certain some fans refuse to go to the games until he is off the team.

    That said, that sexton kid look ok.
     
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    First Corey Sewer, now this.
     
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    lmao

    I'm interested in this season being over
     
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    JR Smith's contract is the asset.

    The Cavaliers aren't giving that up without getting an asset back, like a draft pick.

    But it'd be crazy to trade a 1st for that contract, even if it is a 2021 protected first.

    But DM is increasingly being put in the position of a cornered cat... so I can see him do it.
     
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    Even if there are financial motivations, fans are going to revolt if we use a future 1st to make a deal like this.
     
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    So now we have the answer to the question, "Could this season possibly get any worse?"
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    Deadline passed to aggregate anyway so no need to worry about this.
     
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    it's happening
     
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    Everyone is greedy cat now if you ask him to take Knight contract.
     
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    Yep, but that's exactly what we should not do imo, when you're in a bad position, the thing you don't want to do is to take a risk of being in an even worse one. I don't really see how moving a 1st rounder to swap Knight with JR puts us in a better position, now and in the future.
     
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