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!

[WOJ] Spurs trade Boris Diaw to Jazz

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by Deuce, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. Deuce

    Deuce Context & Nuance

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2001
    Messages:
    26,571
    Likes Received:
    35,624
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">San Antonio has traded forward Boris Diaw to the Utah Jazz, league sources tell <a href="https://twitter.com/TheVertical">@TheVertical</a>.</p>&mdash; Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) <a href="https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/750430215961210880">July 5, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Jazz sending rights to 2015 second-round pick Olivier Hanlan, who played overseas last year. Deal allows the Spurs space to sign Pau Gasol.</p>&mdash; Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) <a href="https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/750430990380728321">July 5, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
  2. Pizza_Da_Hut

    Pizza_Da_Hut I put on pants for this?

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2003
    Messages:
    11,323
    Likes Received:
    4,118
    and the Jazz get Jazzier
     
  3. OTMax

    OTMax Member

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2013
    Messages:
    8,352
    Likes Received:
    3,670
    Jazz getting good
     
  4. chandlerbang21

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2013
    Messages:
    4,397
    Likes Received:
    158
    Jazz have to veterans for the first time in years. Diaw gives the rockets hell every time he plays houston lol
     
  5. finsraider

    finsraider Member

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2010
    Messages:
    6,924
    Likes Received:
    4,984
    Wanted him, especially if we lost DMo.
     
  6. malakas

    malakas Member

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2014
    Messages:
    20,167
    Likes Received:
    15,380
    noooo why? There are many other teams to trade him why to the Jazz?
     
  7. Deuce

    Deuce Context & Nuance

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2001
    Messages:
    26,571
    Likes Received:
    35,624
    So, that's George Hill, Joe Johnson and now Boris Diaw added to the Jazz young core.

    Will be tough!
     
  8. J Sizzle

    J Sizzle Member

    Joined:
    Feb 27, 2012
    Messages:
    43,457
    Likes Received:
    29,442
    Trendy team, but their ceiling is pretty much the 5 seed (which is still good).
     
  9. J.R.

    J.R. Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2008
    Messages:
    106,239
    Likes Received:
    153,018
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Utah projected starters: Exum, Hood, Hayward, Favors, Gobert. Bench: Joe Johnson, Diaw, Burks, Neto/Mack, Ingles, Pleiss/Lyles. Pretty good.</p>&mdash; David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) <a href="https://twitter.com/daldridgetnt/status/750434029321621506">July 5, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">And George Hill, too. Thank you.</p>&mdash; David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) <a href="https://twitter.com/daldridgetnt/status/750434239607300097">July 5, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
  10. Carl Herrera

    Carl Herrera Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    45,153
    Likes Received:
    21,570

    Is "Oliver Hanlan" English for "Sergei Lishouk"?
     
  11. Levi

    Levi Member

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2016
    Messages:
    140
    Likes Received:
    53
    Hate the Jazz
    I hope Hayward leaves so much
     
  12. lionaire

    lionaire Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2010
    Messages:
    5,656
    Likes Received:
    7,608
    He's going to Celtics after this season, book it.
     
  13. count_dough-ku

    count_dough-ku Contributing Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2002
    Messages:
    17,417
    Likes Received:
    8,752
    Better than us. 5 seed for the Rockets would require another MVP caliber season from Harden.
     
  14. malakas

    malakas Member

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2014
    Messages:
    20,167
    Likes Received:
    15,380
    Definitely. And 5 isn't their ceiling.
    There's no OKC contending anymore. Memphis has Gasol with broken foot and Clipers actually got worse.
     
  15. justtxyank

    justtxyank Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2005
    Messages:
    42,526
    Likes Received:
    38,965
    He's likely a Morey target too.
     
  16. Aruba77

    Aruba77 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 1999
    Messages:
    13,330
    Likes Received:
    14,056
    this is a team with a bright future!!!!!!!!!
     
  17. Aruba77

    Aruba77 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 1999
    Messages:
    13,330
    Likes Received:
    14,056
    nah, he's into God and he's white. He'll stay in Utah.
     
  18. Juxtaposed Jolt

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2010
    Messages:
    20,778
    Likes Received:
    16,552
    A chance to play under Stevens again? That's a tough opp to pass up.
     
  19. digitallinh

    digitallinh Member

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2011
    Messages:
    1,431
    Likes Received:
    23
    Hill / Exum
    Hood
    Hayward / Joe Johnson
    Favors / Diaw
    Gobert

    This team might end up being the best defense next year.
     
  20. juicystream

    juicystream Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2001
    Messages:
    29,217
    Likes Received:
    5,297
    Not sure how good an old Diaw will do outside of SA.
     

Share This Page