Originally Posted by JoeyJoJo Shabbadu
Think the team was re-built around the fact that they wer e planning on a lockout happening.
They traded for Jared Bayless and expected
to only have a couple months to try him out? They planned
to resign him blindfolded?
to lose Barbosa's expiring year? When he may actually be worth a pick this year to someone like Chicago?
They have 5 young guys on cheap contracts and they planned
to lose a year of those? Instead of developing them and finding out who's worth extensions?
Drafting Valanciunas is the only lockout-friendly move I see. Because he's in Europe anyway.
But that was an obvious talent pick, wasn't it?