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Offline OmarSekou

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Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« on: January 12, 2013, 10:40:07 AM »
Let me start by saying I love Rondo, he's one of my favorite players. But we've been playing great ball in 2013 so it's time to gut the team and get rid of arguably our best player.

I know statistically Rondo's one of the best players in the league and a lot of his contributions don't show up on the stat sheet, but sometimes he doesn't try as hard as he should. If KG can play hard every night, everyone should be able to. Rondo's not even top 10 in minutes per game and he's doggin it.

I'm confident we could get back someone worse, or a pair of players who haven't proven themselves but are big. A trade would force the rest of the team to step up and play better. If we can't get rid of Rondo, we should definitely trade Pierce. He's old and we could definitely get back lesser value.

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2013, 10:41:53 AM »
Neh, lets trade him for someone better.

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2013, 10:49:05 AM »
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we could definitely get back lesser value.

Whaa-?

Edit: okay caught the sarcasm.
« Last Edit: January 12, 2013, 10:55:06 AM by bfrombleacher »

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2013, 10:49:42 AM »
Love this thread. TP.

Offline PhoSita

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2013, 11:13:09 AM »
"You're never as good as you think you are, you're never as bad as you think you are, and you're never far from either."

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2013, 11:16:30 AM »
I still believe Rondo is at his most consistent when Doc keeps his minutes down around 33-34 minutes per game. I'd love to see Doc reduce Rondo's minutes now that Bradley is back. Terry and Lee can handle the extra minutes off the bench.

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2013, 11:31:45 AM »
I still believe Rondo is at his most consistent when Doc keeps his minutes down around 33-34 minutes per game. I'd love to see Doc reduce Rondo's minutes now that Bradley is back. Terry and Lee can handle the extra minutes off the bench.


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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2013, 11:53:43 AM »
This might be my favorite post of all-time.

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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2013, 12:00:57 PM »
yet another rajon rondo thread... ::)


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Re: Is it time to trade Rondo for someone worse?
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2013, 12:08:25 PM »
TP! I totally thought you were serious!

Someone should make one for KG too!

 

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