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Ty Lawson traded to the Rockets!

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by mikol13, Jul 19, 2015.

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Do you like the Ty Lawson trade for the Rockets?

  1. YES

    1,339 vote(s)
    97.1%
  2. NO

    40 vote(s)
    2.9%
  1. shastarocket

    shastarocket Contributing Member

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Just to be clear, the Rockets pick to Denver is lottery protected in 2016. The Denver second rounder to the Rockets in '17 not protected.</p>&mdash; Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) <a href="https://twitter.com/Jonathan_Feigen/status/622946161955991552">July 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  2. Haymitch

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    Ummmmm Dorsey is a legit star. Morey blew it.
     
  3. 08kx250f

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    0 Chance we get KD
     
  4. BossHogg713

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    Best tweet. Just read that for a second. :)

    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">So...playoff Rockets team that made WCF lost Josh Smith but added Ty Lawson, Pat Beverley &amp; Donatas Motiejunas, plus two quality rookies.</p>&mdash; David Weiner (@BimaThug) <a href="https://twitter.com/BimaThug/status/622945284620881920">July 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  5. smoothie

    smoothie Jabari Jungle

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    what a bench!

    dwight-capela
    dmo-jones-harrell
    ariza-brew-dekker
    harden-thornton-KJ
    lawson-beverley

    i would sign terry to a 1yr deal for the remainder of the MLE to create another trade chip. then look to trade him, KJ, and jones for a PF. that package could probably combine for about 8-10M incoming salary in trade.
     
  6. Firebomb525

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    Guys, remember when just 24 hours ago, Morey was considered a fraud and a terrible GM and an idiot and etc.?

    Remember?

    #IMWT
     
  7. Sydeffect

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Lulz RT <a href="https://twitter.com/dskillzhtown">@dskillzhtown</a>: &quot;Call us a moving truck&quot; <a href="http://t.co/m9MfTX9c0l">pic.twitter.com/m9MfTX9c0l</a></p>&mdash; Matt Jackson (@MJ4Sports) <a href="https://twitter.com/MJ4Sports/status/622945711533854720">July 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  8. Ottomaton

    Ottomaton Contributing Member
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    Google "Warren Buffett" and "Value investing". Buy low/sell high is genius. Buffett has become revered for less.
     
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  9. jev5555

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    Pics or you lie
     
  10. rocketsballin

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    didnt give up any key guys and gave them what will be a late first rounder, and we get a future 2nd rounder in return. didnt even trade jones, sheeeesh morey
     
  11. J.R.

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    On the forefront, yes. No cap room.

    But if Durant is willing (still a long shot IMO), we know Morey thinks ahead and will certainly find a way to clear cap space.
     
  12. ling ling

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    Denver was going to eat the $25M in salary if they released Ty Lawson. They saved $22M with this deal.
     
  13. Rockets0515

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    So who starts first game of season at PG ?
     
  14. DaDakota

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    Ok now we just have to hope Lawson doesn't serve any time.

    DD
     
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    LMAO I cant believe we were suggesting Ariza LMAO
     
  16. spark06

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    The genius of Morey is him NOT jumping the gun in the offseason and instead keeping us in position to seize opportunity when it presented itself.
     
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    also wouldnt be a bad idea to just keep that portion of the MLE available to use later on in the season?
     
  19. v3.0

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    Calling all Uber Htown drivers to hook up Lawson with free rides anytime he wants.
     
  20. BONIERO1576

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    Guys with headbands come off the bench on this team.
     

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