Originally Posted by Qwyjibo
At this point you consider Kleiza either an expensive stop-gap or a sunk cost. He shouldn't be a major part of this team. The only reason to give him minutes would be if you absolutely can't find anything else at SF in the draft or free agency. Kleiza's contract is done, nothing you can do about that now. He's too insignificant of a player to worry about.
The 2005 CBA allowed every team to burn one salary.
So far I like the argument for burning Kleiza the best.
Jose will be near expiring and Bargs is presumably tradable.