Originally Posted by joe
Yeah but none of them had an 8 million dollar contract waiting for them in Spain.
Yep, and I don't think Jianlin had a buy out of $6-8 million this year, with $11 million next. Rubio could just simply remain in Spain until the 2011-12 season and remain their if he doesn't get what he wants. Some leverage, something Yi really didn't have.