Originally Posted by Ammo
LOL. It's like 3 different threads. Let's put it another way. If Ed turns into Al Horford in the next 2-3 years and it's time to re-sign here, who can honestly say they would be surprised if he's looking at teams like L.A., Chicago, Dallas, NY? (No coincidence that those are also teams willing to pay luxury tax). I'd even throw in OKC and NJ.
Who'd be surprised? That's why no one can say it's crazy for anyone to be under the opinion that he'd leave.
So what you're saying is we save other teams the work involved in developing young players and that we end up supplying them with a finished project. It's like we're other teams' AAA-teams.