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Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« on: February 20, 2013, 08:32:43 PM »

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http://espn.go.com/nba/boxscore?gameId=400278524

Is he injured? because I just looked at the box score and Thabeet is starting....

Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2013, 08:34:11 PM »

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Rumor had him and other peices going to Phoenix for Gortat.


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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2013, 08:34:55 PM »

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Kendrick Perkins will not play tonight against the Houston Rockets. The team says he sprained his right knee in yesterday's practice.
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Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2013, 08:54:03 PM »

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Not sure why Phoenix would want Perk over Gortat.  He's a worse player and is paid more than Gortat.

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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2013, 08:59:55 PM »

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I call shenanigans that its an injury.
Can't we just bring Gerald Green back?

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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2013, 09:01:56 PM »

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Not sure why Phoenix would want Perk over Gortat.  He's a worse player and is paid more than Gortat.
Supposedly because they were supposed to be getting Lamb and a 1st.
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Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2013, 09:03:06 PM »

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I'd just about guarantee Perkins is traded by tomorrow's deadline. I also guarantee they get nothing close to Jeff Green's value.

Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2013, 09:04:23 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk
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Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #9 on: February 20, 2013, 09:09:26 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk

I'd be willing to risk it... they already know they aren't a match for Mia, so even if it doesn't work out quickly they can try next season, then if not they could trade Gortat.

They really want to beat Mia, even in regular season games but can't, it's time for a change, he is the weak link of the starters/key guys.
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Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #10 on: February 20, 2013, 09:13:13 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk

Not much then?

Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #11 on: February 20, 2013, 09:13:43 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk

Not much then?

As in, they won't win a championship this year ;D
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Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #12 on: February 20, 2013, 09:14:54 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk

Not much then?

As in, they won't win a championship this year ;D

Perk wasn't the difference in us not winning a championship when we traded him.

Re: Thabeet starting for Perk tonight, trade coming ?
« Reply #13 on: February 20, 2013, 09:15:42 PM »

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Would that make perk a buyout candidate if he got traded to PHX?

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« Reply #14 on: February 20, 2013, 09:17:00 PM »

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Trading Perkins from OKC would screw them up as much as we got screwed when WE traded Perk

I'd be willing to risk it... they already know they aren't a match for Mia, so even if it doesn't work out quickly they can try next season, then if not they could trade Gortat.

They really want to beat Mia, even in regular season games but can't, it's time for a change, he is the weak link of the starters/key guys.

if they get Gortat back, it won't be so bad. They get a reliable scoring center back and a big contract out

 

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