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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #15 on: February 14, 2013, 07:35:00 PM »
Danny Ainge I am talking to YOU

I want Delonte West back, bring him in and I guaranteed ECF at least.
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #16 on: February 14, 2013, 07:54:44 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.

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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #17 on: February 14, 2013, 07:57:27 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #18 on: February 14, 2013, 08:04:38 PM »
If Delonte hasn't played since last April wouldn't he be pretty far off from game shape?  Isn't that an issues since we need someone right away?  Or is the consensus that he could use march / april to get in shape before the playoffs?



 

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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #19 on: February 14, 2013, 08:13:00 PM »
Or is the consensus that he could use march / april to get in shape before the playoffs?
Well, if you put it this way there may just be nothing to get in shape for. Things change when the Atlantic Division is no longer a slam dunk.
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #20 on: February 14, 2013, 08:32:04 PM »
West signed = thousands of Celtics fans convert
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #21 on: February 14, 2013, 08:32:23 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.

And that's one endearing trait that I like about delonte. He just loves the city of Boston and the city loves him back. Doc and the team have trusted him in the past.
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #22 on: February 14, 2013, 08:42:04 PM »
I would love Delonte. He's familiar with our team/scheme. He plays hard. His combo style would be a good fit on the heavy ball movement/motion offense we are running now. He has familiarity playing with Terry, which he would be paired with coming off the bench. Plus, he doesn't have Wafer to beat up.


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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #23 on: February 14, 2013, 08:44:33 PM »
West signed = thousands of Celtics fans convert

To what religion?
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #24 on: February 14, 2013, 09:32:18 PM »
We are desperate if we sign West, plays hard but not stable and completely unreliable from a fragile standpoint.

Ditto

For continuity's sake and for the mental health of Garnett and the vets (as Garnett himself said, losing players is a beating in the head), we'd either have to pass on him or get another backup.

If we get another backup, we'd have to clear space for a big.

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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #25 on: February 14, 2013, 09:46:35 PM »
I would take Delonte out of the litter of choices. Better than other guys out there, Knows the system as well.



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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #26 on: February 14, 2013, 10:31:13 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.

And there's a reason the Cs are looking at him: he's available and knows the system and players.
Way I see it, it's likely West or Arroyo. I'd be happy with either on a 10 day contract.
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #27 on: February 14, 2013, 10:32:23 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.

And there's a reason the Cs are looking at him: he's available and knows the system and players.
Way I see it, it's likely West or Arroyo. I'd be happy with either on a 10 day contract.

We wasted Arroyo the first time, because of Doc's prejudice...
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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #28 on: February 14, 2013, 10:36:55 PM »
Just say no to West.  There is a reason a guy of his caliber is not on a team.  He is completely whacko, that's why.

We want him to play ball not to watch our kids.

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Re: Ainge says Delonte West is among the list of names considering signing
« Reply #29 on: February 14, 2013, 10:42:46 PM »
The reverse Ray Allen trade would be almost complete. Green, West, and then we would need to bring Wally back. :P

 

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