Originally Posted by dee-rose
What has Pax really done that's been terrible? He could have been better of course, but other than the Aldridge for Thomas ****-up... there isn't much. Sure, he could have endorsed overpaying Gordon and we could be the ATL Hawks of the league for the next 5 years. If we're talking about superstars, they don't want to play in Chicago. We saw what happened in 2010... the org went all out, and this is the city of Chicago we're talking about, and all we got was Boozer and some good role-players.
- Trading LaMarcus Aldridge for Tyrus Thomas in the 2006 draft.
- Refusing to part ways with Luol Deng for Pau Gasol.
- Trading JR Smith for nothing.
- Letting the players get away with quitting on Skiles and firing Skiles.
- Getting into a physical altercation with then head coach Vinny Del Negro.