Ujiri looking to trade into the draft?
Old 06-22-2013, 04:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Draft scuttle: Raptors currently have no picks but I'm told they intend to acquire at least one by Thursday night. Second-rounder at worst
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Old 06-22-2013, 04:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Second rounder at worst?

Considering there are only two rounds.........captain obvious.
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Old 06-22-2013, 04:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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This is the kind of thing I love to hear about. A GM being aggressive and concentrated on what he wants to do. Ujiri sees this is a young team without a draft pick, so he decided he wants to acquire a pick and decides to stick with it, since he's confident in his organization's ability to find talent. Maybe there are a few teams willing to give up a mid - late first for a future second or two to avoid the cap hold?

EDIT: If we get a late 1st to early 2nd + like a mid 2nd, we could draft a shooter like Tony Snell or Glen Rice III, and then take Kabongo around like the 40th range or maybe earlier.

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Old 06-22-2013, 05:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Teams with at least 3 picks:

Cavs: 1, 19, 31, 33
Pistons: 8, 37, 56
OKC: 12, 29, 32
76ers: 11, 35, 42
Wizards: 3, 38, 54
Suns: 5, 30, 57
T-Wolves: 9, 26, 52, 59
Blazers: 10, 39, 40, 45
Hawks: 17, 18, 47, 50
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Old 06-22-2013, 06:07 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I could see Hawks or Blazers doing it, maybe Sixers. Probably OKC too since they already have like 4 players on rookie contracts and that 29th pick is guaranteed cash.

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Old 06-22-2013, 07:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 06-22-2013, 08:08 PM   #7 (permalink)
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nice, would love to see the Raptors name on draft night
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Old 06-22-2013, 08:38 PM   #8 (permalink)
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nice, would love to see the Raptors name on draft night
We would only find out after the pick, though.
It will be intriguing to watch and wait for trade announcements.
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Old 06-22-2013, 09:01 PM   #9 (permalink)
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this will give me hope on the draft night
I wish we could somehow trade for the rights of Mirotic from CHI!
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Old 06-22-2013, 09:58 PM   #10 (permalink)
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OKC is ripe to want to unload 29
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Old 06-22-2013, 10:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Old 06-23-2013, 06:25 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Gorgui Dieng | NBADraft.net

Kenny Kadji | NBADraft.net

Probably a couple guys that Ujiri has been following a lot the last couple years

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we do actually need a couple of bigs, bargnanis getting dealt and we dont need someone that can "space the floor" but that can rebound to compliment amir and jonas
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Don't we hear this every year? doubt it will happen
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Don't we hear this every year? doubt it will happen
New GM

...'maybe' things will be different ... we all knew that Colangelo was just a talker, maybe when Ujiri makes claims he will actually follow through, impossible to know yet.

...or maybe it is just the media desperate for a story, as always.
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Don't we hear this every year? doubt it will happen
We've been in the draft for the past 4 years with a pick, since when did you hear that we were gonna trade into the draft where we haven't had a pick?
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We've been in the draft for the past 4 years with a pick, since when did you hear that we were gonna trade into the draft where we haven't had a pick?
BC acquiring a late first or 2nd rounder
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Old 06-23-2013, 09:40 AM   #18 (permalink)
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BC acquiring a late first or 2nd rounder
Yeah, BC gave away 2nd rounders whenever he could-like how he gave away a 2nd rounder for an expiring Telfair who rarely played
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I am firmly on the Dennis Schroeder bandwagon. He has all of the tools to be a very good PG in the NBA. The only catch is he's stuck with his German team next year, but I think we can afford to wait.
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Old 06-23-2013, 01:44 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Not really with Dennis.. Can't shoot, pass, score or handle the ball well it seems.. he can defend and has (arm) size to do it... eventhough he's about 170 lbs (That's what i got from jeff's vid lol but I don't know much about him..)

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