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Old 04-03-2011, 09:11 AM   #18 (permalink)

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Originally Posted by prebozzio View Post
he has 17.9 field goal attempts per match, not 25.

It's really old how fans of this franchise love a good witch hunt. Seems like this 'he must go' philosophy is based more on hate than rational thought. Take AB off this team and we're on a 10 year rebuild, especially if we traded him in a deal resembling Nazr Mohammed for AB, which is exactly what many of you advocate. People complain that no stars want to come here, no players want to stay here.... we have a guy that signs, wants to play here, and all we want to do is trade him. Same with Jose. If it was so easy to build a team, teams like Indiana and Philly wouldn't have been struggling so long just to be relevant.

Bad teams play inconsistently. Inconsistency highlights poor play. Young teams are consistently bad. Trading away AB for bit parts would be the worst thing that could happen at this point. Triano has this team at least playing hard, with great unity and a sense of something to build towards. Why can't anyone enjoy that?

If we get a great offer, fine. AB likely has more value to us at this point then in a trade though. It blows my mind that anyone here thinks Weems could be the number one scoring option on this team.... or even to suggest he could be simply to make a point that we should hate Bargnani. They are pretty much the same age, yet Weems is a young gun and Bargnani can't improve? It's irrational hate... period.

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