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Trade for Pierce on draft night?
« on: March 18, 2017, 08:50:16 AM »

Offline jyyzzoel

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On draft night:
James young + gerald green
For
Paul Pierce
To retire a Celtic?

Re: Trade for Pierce on draft night?
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Offline BitterJim

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On draft night:
James young + gerald green
For
Paul Pierce
To retire a Celtic?

Both Green and Young are on expiring contracts, so they aren't eligible to be traded on draft night. I also can't see Danny giving up almost $4 million in cap space before free agency just so that Pierce can retire a Celtic right now. If Pierce comes to the team this summer to retire a Celtic, it will be for the shortest term and least money possible after being bought out by the Clippers
I'm bitter.

Re: Trade for Pierce on draft night?
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Offline Moranis

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I can totally see a 1 day contract for Pierce but nothing else
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Re: Trade for Pierce on draft night?
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Offline Redz

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Offer them a future top 58 protected second rounder for a top 59 protected plus PP.

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Offline hodgy03038

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There will be some kind of a transaction at end of season allowing Pierce to retire a Celtic. I certainly don't think it will require a trade.


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Re: Trade for Pierce on draft night?
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Pointless Sentimentalism.   He can still retire a Celtics without wasting assets.   

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Offline Surferdad

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Pointless Sentimentalism.   He can still retire a Celtics without wasting assets.
Yeah, it's a silly idea.  Could the Clippers simply cut him now and clear waivers?

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Offline pearljammer10

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He's already said he's going to sign a one day contract to retire a Celtic and has Docs support on doing so as well.
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