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Old 07-06-2012, 10:18 AM   #24
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Default Re: jason kidd a knick

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Originally Posted by el gringos
Bringing Kidd in is a good move.

A great move would be trading amare or amare and Lin (if it's possible to s&t Lin to a team other than Houston) for Kidd + Jared Cunningham- IF that would leave the cap space to sign illyasova or Ryan Anderson plus a big and a gaurd


Kidd/Cunningham/randy foye/(Shumpert)
Jr smith
Carmelo/Novak
RyanAnderson or illyasova/ j Jeffries
Chandler/Camby or krstic.

Would the money be there to sign Anderson/illyasova for 10m ish and foye/Camby? You already know that would make a better team

No one is gonna touch Amare awful contract, but then again i thought Joe Johnson wouldn't move either.

Trading Amare doesn't really open up any noteworthy cap space...at the most 5-6 mil.

Right now we have roughly a 65 million payroll, and about 10 million in cap holds.

Taking 20 mil for Amare off that, and the team still will be sitting at 55 mil, 3 mil under the cap.

I like the guys you mentioned, but there just no way.

I will say one thing about sign and trades, they are about to be a thing of the past.

I forget which season it kicks in, possibly the 13-14 season, there will be no more sign and trades, so team will have to have cap space or exceptions to sign free agents.
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