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Old 06-21-2011, 11:05 AM   #4 (permalink)

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Originally Posted by RAPMAN View Post
Remember BC mentioning the financial benefits of picking No. 5 instead of No. 3 after the lotto in Secacus, New jersey last month. Do you think Raps wouldn't mind paying $500K for the chance of getting their top guy Brandon Knight. BC is a straight-up salesman.
I think it's being overstated that Knight is their top guy. With as much confusion/uncertainty there is regarding the top ten, it makes sense to have that little extra cap room given that any pick isn't likely to be a game-changing piece.
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