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Old 01-13-2012, 07:43 PM   #42 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by 'trane View Post
speaking of using your head, it is quite possible that by the time jose's contract is over, we have no cap space. if derozan signs a sizeable extension and we pick up any long term players, add a couple of draft picks, keep valanciunas beyond hid cap hold, and watch our current salaries increase year over year, it is very likely that we will be over the cap by then. if jose expires in a situation like that, which is very likely, it might not even net us enough room below the cap to sign a decent bench player. and if he is injured or slows down in pace at all before then his stock will plummet.

this year looks like our best year to make a free agent splash. there is no guarantee that things will turn out like this, but i think it is easily the most likely scenario.

so, using your head of course, how is it that he is more valuable then than now?
look what his last years cap hit is.
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