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"He Utterly Declined"

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by Carl Herrera, Aug 27, 2016.

  1. Carl Herrera

    Carl Herrera Contributing Member

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Jason Terry wanted to join the Lakers, but Luke Walton wasn’t interested <a href="https://t.co/r5ET8CUaYe">https://t.co/r5ET8CUaYe</a> <a href="https://t.co/TfuHDrmDVC">pic.twitter.com/TfuHDrmDVC</a></p>&mdash; Silver Screen &amp; Roll (@LakersSBN) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersSBN/status/769629497796726784">August 27, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  2. kjayp

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    some guys just don't know when to hang it up and call it a career...
     
  3. J Sizzle

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    Smart dude. If people paid me millions of dollars to sit on a bench and shoot a couple 3's, I'd milk the hell out of that.
     
  4. kjayp

    kjayp Contributing Member

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    sure... but I'd hope after 17 years in the league that the dude has more than enough money to live out his life in grand fashion...
     
  5. REEKO_HTOWN

    REEKO_HTOWN I'm Rich Biiiiaaatch!

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    Terry just trying to pull a Tyron Lue and replace Walton in a year
     
  6. Fulgore

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    Terry should have kept that to himself. That's embarrassing
     
  7. shastarocket

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    This (mostly) makes sense. Terry wants to coach and could easily insert his own philosophy into the locker room.

    Also explains why he joined Kidd and the Bucks
     
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    Walton doesn't **** with Morey type players, my ninja.
     
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    A little, but I think I'd rather put it out there myself than have it leak.
     
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    Yeah, it's a bit weird that he phrased it that way. Better to have not said anything.
     
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    Not a huge deal
     
  14. heypartner

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    But he made the same pitch to Kidd and got signed by Milwaukee
     
  15. RedRedemption

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    You can never have too much money.
     
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    That and players think they can play forever. MJ retired at 40, but if he could he would play TODAY. Well maybe not really, but at his HOF induction, he intimated he could still hold his own.

    But, I think Terry should hang em up and get his coaching career going. It's one thing to play for a Rockets team last season that before tip-off you thought would contend. No such illusions about LA or Milwaukee.
     
  17. Carl Herrera

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    Then you should leave and head to the right forum for you. I hope that you find peace in your life.
     
  18. Space Ghost

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    17 years ago, players were not making what they are now.
     
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    yo, daryl morley you need some help with that GM thing? I have some ideas.
     
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    Bill Gates approves!!! :eek:
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