If the Bulls don't lock up Deng to a long term deal soon, he'll accept the qualifying offer and become a free agent next summer. If so, you can expect the Blazers to make a push for him considering they are one of the few teams that has a considerable amount of cap to work with next summer.
Could you imagine how scary that team would be with the addition of Luol? WOW
Originally Posted by Daily Herald
The Blazers are a dangerous opponent for the Bulls right now, because they have an opening for Deng on the floor and will have cap room next year when Raef LaFrentz and Steve Francis come off the books.
Portland is one of several teams expected to have significant cap room in 2009.
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