Originally Posted by Windex
and what does being in Canada have to do with overpaying bad players like Hedo and Landry? BC chose to waste money on those guys. Other teams weren't interest in paying anything close to what he was offering. He was bidding against himself.
Hedo was seen as a good player at the time which is why we weren't the only team offering that kind of money (Portland). Landry was a stupid move. But being in Canada does play into it, absolutely. Ujiri will overpay players, already has (McGee) and it likely won't take long here. Most GM's overpay some players and they aren't in Canada.