**REGULAR/OFFSEASON NBA THREAD - 24K MAGIC IN THE AIIIIIIIIIIIR

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  1. If my calculations are correct, if Julius Randle opts out, the Pelicans should have about 25 million dollars to throw at a FA this summer.

    Lets say they get Butler or Kemba.

    Holiday/Butler/Moore/Zion/AD?
    Kemba/Holiday/Moore/Zion/AD?

    or Tobias:

    Holiday/SG/Harris/Zion/AD
     
  2. QU!K

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    A list of active players from Louisiana

    Maybe they’ll be easier to convince to stay in NO

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    Plus Paul Millsap
     
  3. zube42

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    Thread title has had bruno mars stuck in my head for way too long erupt please anything but this
     
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  4. alchemist iq

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  5. junglejim

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    At least the guy can laugh at himself
     
  6. MVP

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    AD ain't staying
     
  7. Griff is a classy guy. Laughing in the Knicks face rather than over the phone
     
  8. buc em

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    I’ve thought about this too and how good of a team they could be right away but Klutch seems to have this man dead set on being in a big market.
     
  9. chenks

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    I wish that was true, bet very few liked it then.
     
  10. bostoiah

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    Anybody ever been to Vancouver? I’m going to Vancouver/Seattle next week
     
  11. DSJ, Knox and Barrett. Knicks will be fine for the future. Dont worry, NYK nation.
     
  12. That’s a little unfair to Klutch. He said he is making the decisions and this is what he wants.
     
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  13. kingjay718

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    Most of the NBA players never been outside the country. So adapting was understandably tough for some.

    Players who actually had talent like Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Michael Dickerson, and Mike Bibby enjoyed playing there.

    Management was unstable. if they stayed the course and did what Toronto did, they could've lasted.
     
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  14. kingjay718

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    Might as well get ahead of the it before the trolls do.
     
  15. tyisny

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    That's still a second round team at best going forward, i don't think AD wants to wait until Zion develops to start contending.
     
  16. everysingletime

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    Any of those combos seem nice
     
  17. everysingletime

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    Zion will make an impact right away
     
  18. RyGuy45

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    2 days later and let's see if the national media continues to hyperventilate about this Zion being stuck in N.O. bit.... ESPN talent having melt downs, reporters saying he can always go back to Duke, yada yada.

    It's amazing how you don't see any of this in the NFL if a guy goes to the Saints.

    Memo to the NBA media (cause we're going on about year 20 of this): Not every player in the L can play on the Lakers and Knicks.
     
  19. Second round might be generous.
     
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  20. tyisny

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    An impact yes but a big enough impact for them to really be a contender, i'm not rollin
     
  21. soychulo

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    AD needs to clear his head and dump Klutch.
     
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  22. everysingletime

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    I think it depends on if AD stays and what else the pelicans do.

    Let's say they do nothing else. Yea I agree it's not a contending team.

    But let's say they make moves to get the pelicans spacing...then right away it's a squad even with a raw Zion. Then ad wouldn't have to wait.
     
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  23. I don't see it either and I think the west gonna be a gauntlet next year. Top teams could fall back a little as well as the Mavs, Lakers, and Kings getting in the mix.
     
  24. sohi 23

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    LOL this is really the funniest ****
    people can't comprehend that AD wants to play with LeBron :lol:

    U think Klutch is aiming a gun at his head and telling him to do this ****?
    ANTHONY DAVIS IS HIS OWN MAN.

    If he wanted to stay, he can come out and say it.
    Klutch would still support him.

    Stop acting like Rich Paul is J Prince or something.
     
  25. buc em

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    Sounds like when Lonzo said he’s going to “be his own man” :lol: