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Old 11-30-2011, 02:26 AM   #1
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Default Pacers want Rajon Rondo from Celtics

And the two teams have reportedly discussed it to see if something can be worked out.

Skim-read this: http://www.insidehoops.com/blog/?p=8642

What do you think of Rondo? How would he do on an empty, rebuilding team that needed him to take control?
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Old 11-30-2011, 02:27 AM   #2
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And the two teams have reportedly discussed it to see if something can be worked out.

Skim-read this: http://www.insidehoops.com/blog/?p=8642

What do you think of Rondo? How would he do on an empty, rebuilding team that needed him to take control?


He'd be an afterthought, but while he is quite overrated, Pacers would have to give us Paul George and George hill for him
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Wow what's up with all the Rondo trades? Wtf??
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3 teamer. CP3 to Boston, JO + Rondo to Indy, Collison + Hibbert to NO plus some picks.
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Old 11-30-2011, 02:32 AM   #5
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Default Re: Pacers want Rajon Rondo from Celtics

Ainge is eager to have some trade and some kind of sparks in his team. But clearly, he does not want to move KG, PP and Ray Allen.

Rite now, the button is on and looks like Rondo is going to be placed somewhere else.
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I hate to see Rondo go (truly), but if it means landing CP3 and, in turn, Dwight Howard next summer... I'm all for it. Resign Garnett and Allen next summer to one year contracts...
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Ainge is eager to have some trade and some kind of sparks in his team. But clearly, he does not want to move KG, PP and Ray Allen.

Rite now, the button is on and looks like Rondo is going to be placed somewhere else.
KG and Ray are coming off the books after this season and thats over $30m worth of contracts. Hopefully if a move for CP3 materialises, it can attract Howard over.
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I hate to see Rondo go (truly), but if it means landing CP3 and, in turn, Dwight Howard next summer... I'm all for it. Resign Garnett and Allen next summer to one year contracts...
If Ainge pulls this shit off, imma jack off 10 times a day for a week to celebrate
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KG and Ray are coming off the books after this season and thats over $30m worth of contracts. Hopefully if a move for CP3 materialises, it can attract Howard over.


Wow....i can't stand Dwight "Cry Baby" Howard and Chris "Flopperella" Paul, but i would not be opposed to us attaining those players.
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Getting Rondo w/o giving up Paul George then being able to sign Nene or Marc Gasol'd be pretty awesome. I'm assuming Hibbert'd be part of the deal.
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Getting Rondo w/o giving up Paul George then being able to sign Nene or Marc Gasol'd be pretty awesome. I'm assuming Hibbert'd be part of the deal.

You'll likely get David West.
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You'll likely get David West.
They're not signing David West with absolutely no C and guys like Nene and Gasol out there. With the roster as is West makes some sense, w/ no Hibbert it doesn't.
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3 teamer. CP3 to Boston, JO + Rondo to Indy, Collison + Hibbert to NO plus some picks.

and you're okay with that?? Rondo's weaknesses will be magnified greatly in any other situation.
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I hate to see Rondo go (truly), but if it means landing CP3 and, in turn, Dwight Howard next summer... I'm all for it. Resign Garnett and Allen next summer to one year contracts...

Are you joking? You realistically think Boston has a shot at grabbing D12 and CP3?
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and you're okay with that?? Rondo's weaknesses will be magnified greatly in any other situation.
I honestly don't know if I'm OK with it or not, just seems like a fairly realistic scenario. A Rondo/George/Granger/Hansbrough/Nene or Gasol lineup is pretty enticing.
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