Originally Posted by N64
Trade Bargs/Lowry/Caldy, amnesty Kleiza...build around Ross/Davis/JV/Derozan and the prospects/picks we get from the trades. When did I say trade the best talent we have? It may be a "2 year rebuild" but the team's been mediocre at best for the most part in the last 7 years even with Bosh.
A quick fix won't work for this team where BC throws money at an aging FA. People need to look at the big picture instead of hoping for just playoff basketball. This team needs a Houston Rockets type rebuild after Yao and TMac left. They freed up salary, stocked up on picks who are starting to come into their own (Parsons, Patterson) and they picked up a top SG as well trading some of their assets.
Kleiza is the last guy i would amnesty. He's a 4.5Mil expiring at the end of the season, he's tradeable imo. You build around Lowry/Derozan/Ross/Davis/Valanciunas, Amnesty Amir (owed around 14Mil the next 2 seasons), Trade Bargs
+ Kleiza for a SF, let Calderon
go somewhere else next summer and go from there. You're still keeping a good chunk of the young group together, adding a piece or two through trade and have capspace.