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Old 02-03-2008, 10:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Colangelo looking to acquire a SF?

Hmmm .... in Doug Smith's blog today he mentions that a little birdy told him (hopefully not the same one that said Jose was going to be an All-Star) that with the lack of afffordable bigs out there, that he might be looking to acquire some much needed rebounding help via the SF position.

Originally Posted by Doug Smith's Blog
Q: Obviously BC is looking to get a rebounder that will improve the team but my question is when this rebounder is acquired who's minutes does he replace? Does this person instantly become a starter?

Joseph C, Toronto

A: I think if he finds a tough, strong veteran small forward, heíd start for sure, after getting use to the teamís defensive systems and new teammates. But if itís a four or a five, heís not going to replace Bosh or Bargnani in the starting lineup.

Donít discount the idea of finding a three, either; Someone Who Knows thinks thatís where Colangeloís looking right now because thereís a dearth of available bigs with affordable contracts.
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