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Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« on: February 20, 2013, 09:57:17 PM »

Offline pp34isthe1

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I got a feeling Morey is going after Josh Smith. Thomas Robinson and garcia + any combination of motiejunas, jones, white, parsons, smith could get it done.

Talk Smith into taking a little less than the max (13mil)and the Rockets are the favorites to land Dwight Howard next season.

EDIT: The more i think about it, if im Morey I stay away from Dwight, Asik does his job just fine. Id rather see them go after iguodola (eto). Lin/harden/iggy/smith/asik is nasty. They would still have enough $ to get good bench players.
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Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2013, 09:58:56 PM »

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I got a feeling Morey is going after Josh Smith. Thomas Robinson and garcia + any combination of motiejunas, jones, white, parsons, smith could get it done.

Talk Smith into taking a little less than the max (13mil)and the Rockets are the favorites to land Dwight Howard next season.

Reports that Thomas Robinson is to facilitate another trade. It makes sense, he'd be a good compliment there

Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2013, 09:59:38 PM »

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He's got quite a bit of cap
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2013, 10:09:57 PM »

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Robinson can't be part of a trade package so soon after being dealt can he?

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Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2013, 10:10:34 PM »

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Robinson can't be part of a trade package so soon after being dealt can he?

I don't think there's any rule against it...
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Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2013, 10:12:38 PM »

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Robinson can't be part of a trade package so soon after being dealt can he?

I don't think there's any rule against it...

they may also not finalize the paperwork so that they can make it a multi-team trade if needed.

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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2013, 10:18:29 PM »

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Robinson can't be part of a trade package so soon after being dealt can he?

I don't think there's any rule against it...

they may also not finalize the paperwork so that they can make it a multi-team trade if needed.

There's that too.

Or Houston offers Robinson (can't be combined with other players) plus a bunch of picks for Smith?
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2013, 11:02:30 PM »

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I was actually thinking they could go for Pau Gasol again.  I'm sure the Lakers would like to have a young PF to slot next to Dwight.

Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2013, 04:17:21 AM »

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Wouldn't Asik + Garcia + Robinson add up financially for Pau Gasol?  Is that too much to give up for Gasol?  Asik is having a heck of a season... but I still say healthy Pau Gasol (who is only 32) is a top 5 big man.  Him and Harden could do some serious damage together.

Re: Ive got a feeling (Rockets)
« Reply #9 on: February 21, 2013, 05:09:05 AM »

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I was actually thinking they could go for Pau Gasol again.  I'm sure the Lakers would like to have a young PF to slot next to Dwight.

I think Houston will stay away from Pau Gasol now that they have a young star in James Harden.

No need to risk the house to build around an older star when you get the young guy. Now it's about building a long term team around Harden. Something for the next 5-7 years rather than 2-3 year window Pau Gasol would give Houston.

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« Reply #10 on: February 21, 2013, 06:01:34 AM »

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Robinson can't be part of a trade package so soon after being dealt can he?

Not certain but I think if you are under the cap the player can then be moved as part of a package from your team, over the cap and he has to be traded as an individual  ???

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« Reply #11 on: February 21, 2013, 06:45:02 AM »

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I heard Terence Jones is on the block, we should go after him if we are not doing a total rebuild.

 

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