1. Welcome! Please take a few seconds to create your free account to post threads, make some friends, remove a few ads while surfing and much more. ClutchFans has been bringing fans together to talk Houston Sports since 1996. Join us!

"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

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    45,153
    Likes Received:
    21,570
    <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>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
  2. kjayp

    kjayp Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2006
    Messages:
    8,639
    Likes Received:
    7,396
    some guys just don't know when to hang it up and call it a career...
     
  3. J Sizzle

    J Sizzle Member

    Joined:
    Feb 27, 2012
    Messages:
    43,457
    Likes Received:
    29,442
    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

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2006
    Messages:
    8,639
    Likes Received:
    7,396
    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!

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2008
    Messages:
    46,703
    Likes Received:
    18,305
    Terry just trying to pull a Tyron Lue and replace Walton in a year
     
  6. Fulgore

    Fulgore Member

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2009
    Messages:
    15,888
    Likes Received:
    14,283
    Terry should have kept that to himself. That's embarrassing
     
  7. shastarocket

    shastarocket Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2006
    Messages:
    13,773
    Likes Received:
    1,082
    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
     
  8. cheke64

    cheke64 Member

    Joined:
    May 12, 2009
    Messages:
    23,426
    Likes Received:
    14,809
    Walton doesn't **** with Morey type players, my ninja.
     
  9. aussie rocket

    aussie rocket Member

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2006
    Messages:
    6,096
    Likes Received:
    201
  10. KlutchQT

    KlutchQT Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2013
    Messages:
    9,156
    Likes Received:
    4,288
    A little, but I think I'd rather put it out there myself than have it leak.
     
    1 person likes this.
  11. Deckard

    Deckard Blade Runner
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2002
    Messages:
    56,693
    Likes Received:
    38,893
    Yeah, it's a bit weird that he phrased it that way. Better to have not said anything.
     
  12. desi tmac91

    desi tmac91 Member

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2008
    Messages:
    3,206
    Likes Received:
    240
  13. Pen15clubber

    Pen15clubber Member

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2015
    Messages:
    13,545
    Likes Received:
    16,121
    Not a huge deal
     
  14. heypartner

    heypartner Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 1999
    Messages:
    62,454
    Likes Received:
    55,981
    But he made the same pitch to Kidd and got signed by Milwaukee
     
  15. RedRedemption

    RedRedemption Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2009
    Messages:
    32,462
    Likes Received:
    7,637
    You can never have too much money.
     
  16. burnshroom

    burnshroom Member

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2006
    Messages:
    2,048
    Likes Received:
    1,156
    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

    Carl Herrera Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    45,153
    Likes Received:
    21,570
    Then you should leave and head to the right forum for you. I hope that you find peace in your life.
     
  18. Space Ghost

    Space Ghost Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 1999
    Messages:
    14,789
    Likes Received:
    6,058
    17 years ago, players were not making what they are now.
     
  19. conquistador#11

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2006
    Messages:
    35,675
    Likes Received:
    21,833
    yo, daryl morley you need some help with that GM thing? I have some ideas.
     
  20. BamBam

    BamBam Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2003
    Messages:
    9,496
    Likes Received:
    9,459
    [​IMG]

    Bill Gates approves!!! :eek:
    .......
    .......
    .......
     

Share This Page