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Old 07-16-2009, 11:01 AM   #7 (permalink)
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He wanted to play in a bigger market (particulary NY) because he would get a lot more money for commercials and that kind of stuff and that would help pay his buyout. This buyout initially was 4.7 milion euros, now its 6 if Im not mistaken. He said he didnt care to stay another two years in DKV and the Wolves said they didnt care to wait because that would force the team to reduce the buyout. DKV needs the money to pay I huge debt with the spanish IRS. If he stayed those two years the buyout would dissapear and boom no money for DKV.
Its all part of the negotiation. Dan Fegan (His agent) screw up and didnt sell well enough to Sac and OKC that getting him was a good idea. He will earn less money because he dropped to number 5 in the draft, wich again meant less money to pay the buyout.

Its all about the money.
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