Originally Posted by RoundMoundOfReb
they never would have won with just pau.
i know that. they were really supposed to trade pau. but at that point in time, i think they could have gotten a better deal elsewhere than to trade with the lakers.
right now, bottomline is that the Grizz just got lucky that everything else that they did after the trade went well. but if we all go back to 2008, we all would've thought that the present value that the lakers got were much higher than what the Grizz got. fortunately, the Grizz got lucky.