Raptors Forum | Toronto Raptors Forums & Message Boards - View Single Post - Stein: Raps to replace BC with Embry/Raps deny report
View Single Post
Old 04-24-2011, 08:10 PM   #143 (permalink)
TORaptor4Ever
"Fake All-Star"

Senior Member
 
TORaptor4Ever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 16,376
Representing:
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 'trane View Post
isn't this exactly what he just did in ny?
Hmmmm.. different situation in N.Y. though.

I honestly think that Deron going to the Nets just floored him... because I'm SURE that he'd have made a play for him if he thought it was possible.

Now I can't stand 'Melo.... but I can acknowledge that he IS a star and he's very, very good at putting the ball in the basket. N.Y. did give away some good, young talent but it's tough to judge the trade right now since Billups wasn't healthy and they haven't had a chance to shore up their bench yet. They still have Walker and Fields too. The only guy that I think they'll really miss in the long run in Mozgov.

It's still a bit too soon to write off Walsh just based on that ONE "bad deal" which may not even be that bad.

You might argue that BC did the same thing (only worse) when he gave out that contract to Hedo.

At least 'Melo is still in his prime and can play.
TORaptor4Ever is online now   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote