Cavaliers Shopping No. 4 Pick With Baron Davis, Ramon Sessions
Old 06-18-2011, 05:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
the next dictator of MLSE

fresh and clean
 
Windex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: uʍop ɹǝpun
Posts: 22,524
Representing:
Cavs Cavaliers Shopping No. 4 Pick With Baron Davis, Ramon Sessions

Quote:
The Cleveland Cavaliers have plenty of flexibility heading into the 2011 NBA Draft, as they own the first and fourth overall selections. Though trading the top pick, certain to be Duke point guard Kyrie Irving, is out of the question, itís becoming clearer and clearer the Cavs are open to dealing the fourth pick on Draft night. From a chat ESPNís Chad Ford conducted Thursday afternoon:

Teams are telling me that trade talk really started picking up on Tuesday. Cavs are looking at potential deals using the No. 4 pick and either Baron Davis or Ramon Sessions.
NBA Draft 2011: Cavaliers Shopping No. 4 Pick With Baron Davis, Ramon Sessions - SB Nation Cleveland
Windex is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 06-18-2011, 08:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
.

Senior Member
 
carp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Toronto
Posts: 11,489
Representing:
Default

We should take Baron and the pick for the TPE.... if it can be done.... MLSE can afford a Baron buy-out.
carp is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 06-18-2011, 09:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
is pounding the rock!

Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 1,046
Representing:
Default

BC needs to use the TPE if it means gaining an asset like the 4th overall pick. I'm not a Baron Davis fan and his contract still has two years remaining, but the possibility of having the 4th and 5th overall picks is very appealing even in a down year for the draft. The Raps could potentially take Walker/Knight at #4 and then decide on whether to take Valanciunas, Kanter, Leonard, or Vesely with the #5 pick. Those would be two nice pieces to have.

The Raps, though, don't have enough room under the TPE to absorb Davis' entire contract. Sessions' contract, though, does fit. The Raps could also take on another smallish contract if necessary.
Northern Neighbour is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 06-18-2011, 09:39 AM   #4 (permalink)
is praying Ross makes us forget Drummomd so people stop whining

Senior Member
 
jeffb's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: YO MAMMA
Posts: 73,175
Representing:
Default

Knight, Davis, Kanter on draft night? Maybe it can be a 3 team deal where we get the #4 pick, and someone else takes Davis, maybe Cleveland would want Bargnani? Doubtful though. On a side note, if we don't move up in this draft we never will.

Last edited by jeffb; 06-18-2011 at 10:13 AM.
jeffb is online now   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright RaptorsForum.com 2005-2011

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24