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Old 11-19-2012, 12:47 AM   #16
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

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Why doesn't he do this?
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:59 AM   #17
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

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Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery of his career, dating back to high school

why did he come back???

why did Kahn the dumb a$$ game 10.4mil contract?
Next year isn't guaranteed anyway so who cares?
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:45 AM   #18
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

Theres really nothing you can blame him. I mean, Roy is not like Yao who was 30 and realized that there were other things he could do without basketball. Roy is still young, when you are young you pursue your childhood dreams.
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:49 AM   #19
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

dang, that's sad news. kid needs a terminator knee at this point. definitely looking like he's gonna have to hang up his sneakers.
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:54 AM   #20
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

Didn't Portland get screwed too because Roy didn't retire?
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Old 11-19-2012, 03:00 AM   #21
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Didn't Portland get screwed too because Roy didn't retire?

No we used our amnesty on Roy. So he gets all his money but it doesn't mess our books up.

We already tried the retirement thing with Darius Miles and that a**hole came back and played just enough games to get his contract back on our cap. Funny how people thought Pritchard was making up how bad Miles's knees were. Look how long he lasted. These GM's don't make this stuff up. We're seeing it with Roy right now.
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Old 11-19-2012, 03:04 AM   #22
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No we used our amnesty on Roy. So he gets all his money but it doesn't mess our books up.

We already tried the retirement thing with Darius Miles and that a**hole came back and played just enough games to get his contract back on our cap. Funny how people thought Pritchard was making up how bad Miles's knees were. Look how long he lasted. These GM's don't make this stuff up. We're seeing it with Roy right now.

Miles' knees were fine, he looked good in his stint with Memphis. I think his attitude is the main problem. Where the fu*k is he now??
Last I heard he got arrested at an airport for carrying a gun
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

don't think it's really fair to say roy only came back for the money knowing he'd get fvcked up. it's still part of chasing his dream and b-ball players get paid like 99% of the pop doesn't. just get over it.

he was entering his prime as a borderline superstar that was continually improving, then got that all taken away from him. call him stubborn maybe but a dick or looking for a final cash out and being selfish? i think that's a bit reaching. roy's limitations are all about his body, not his mindset.
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Old 11-19-2012, 03:07 AM   #24
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No we used our amnesty on Roy. So he gets all his money but it doesn't mess our books up.

We already tried the retirement thing with Darius Miles and that a**hole came back and played just enough games to get his contract back on our cap. Funny how people thought Pritchard was making up how bad Miles's knees were. Look how long he lasted. These GM's don't make this stuff up. We're seeing it with Roy right now.


I remember foul ass Memphis did that to Portland. Lol
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Old 11-19-2012, 03:23 AM   #25
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Brandon needs one of these exosuits asap....
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

. i am deeply sad. i was hoping Roy would make a great comeback. to PHX or bust?
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Old 11-19-2012, 07:04 PM   #27
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

does greg oden have the same case?

sad for Roy though.. time to rest.. just be a coach or something
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Old 11-19-2012, 07:20 PM   #28
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

Dude will get amnestied for the 2nd time. Easy money for Roy.
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So they're only saying he's going to miss a month? With his past I can't imagine he will only miss a month.
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Old 11-19-2012, 09:23 PM   #30
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Default Re: Roy will undergo an arthroscopy, the 7th knee surgery

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so, roy's getting that big old contract from portland AND $10 million from the wolves ....

sheesh ... I wish I were good at basketball

This was the real reason he wanted to come back... he wanted that 126m contract he signed with Portland.
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