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31 Aug 2015 15:22:32
HOU - TOR - LAC
HOU get: Jamal Crawford
TOR get: Terrence Jones
LAC get: Terrence Ross
31 Aug 2015 15:55:05
Houston cuts out the Clippers. They'd rather have Ross.
31 Aug 2015 13:48:29
CHI - PHX - MIN
CHI get: Gorgui Dieng & Ricky Rubio
PHX get: Taj Gibson
MIN get: Markieff Morris, Doug McDermott, Aaron Brooks, CHI 2016 1st DP, & 2x Future Suns 2nd DPs
31 Aug 2015 10:55:56
# TRADE # Heat - 76ERS
PHI gets M. Chalmers / C. Andersen
MIA gets T. Wroten / C. Landry
31 Aug 2015 12:58:14
Neither team does this trade.
Miami is trying to dump salaries to stay below the Luxury Tax. This trade is almost a dollar for dollar trade, so it doesn't create any financial help for the Heat. In fact, it probably makes it worse since both Wroten and Landry combine for $9m both this season AND next season.
As for the Sixers, they won't do this since they'd rather have Wroten than Chalmers. Anderson and Landry are a wash from their perspective since the Sixers would most likely release either of them by end of year.
The Sixers might trade Landry to the Heat for Chalmers and Anderson but since they're helping the Heat money wise, the Heat would have to add in draft considerations.
Yes, the NBA is wacky.
31 Aug 2015 14:55:19
Not a smart trade for the Sixers. Wrotens a better prospect then charlmers so what's the point of adding chalmers.
31 Aug 2015 01:03:23
Lac - mia
Lac - m Chalmers Josh Richardson/T Johnson
Mia - j Crawford
30 Aug 2015 22:34:32
Suns get Kevin Martin (they need wing scoring)
Wolves get Keef Morris (They could use a better PF)
31 Aug 2015 10:57:43
If they will not use KAT as their PF.
31 Aug 2015 12:19:29
The suns actually need more depth at PF than the wing position
31 Aug 2015 13:21:22
Wolfs don't need a below pf
31 Aug 2015 15:58:25
Wolves wouldn't want Keiff in that young locker room.
30 Aug 2015 21:55:58
Lakers acquire PJ Tucker
Suns acquire Nick Young, Evan Turner, Lakers 2nd rd pick & Jared Sullinger
Celtics acquire Markieff Morris
31 Aug 2015 06:13:32
Why Celtics need Kieff?
31 Aug 2015 12:20:17
Boston need another player or 2nd rd draft pick
31 Aug 2015 15:58:32
Look, no one wants Sawggy P especially PHX. Lakers are stuck with him
30 Aug 2015 20:46:15
Knicks get Evan Turner
- Knicks might get additional playmaking from Turner
Celtics get future 2nd round pick & Lance Thomas (cut)
- Celtics cut a player
30 Aug 2015 20:30:58
Thunder get Jamal Crawford
Clippers get Andre Roberson, Steve Novak, and rights to Alex Abrines
Pf. S. Ibaka/ M. McGary/ N. Collison
Sf. K. Durant/ K. Singler/ J. Huestis
C. E. Kanter/ S. Adams/ D. Johnson
SG. D. Waiters/ J. Crawford/ A. Morrow
Pg. R. Westbrook/ C. Payne/ D. Augustine
30 Aug 2015 20:19:55
Thunder acquire Avery Bradley, Markieff Morris, 2nd round pick from Suns & 1st round pick from Celtics
Celtics get Serge Ibaka
Suns get Jared Sullinger & Andre Roberson
31 Aug 2015 06:03:07
As a Thunder fan I would even make it Dion Waiters instead of Roberson to sweeten the deal
31 Aug 2015 06:04:50
Its so funny though when you guys have Kanter as our back up center tho. we just gave him a max deal and he averaged 19 and 12 for us in almost 30 games last year. he is our starting center and Adams is the back up
31 Aug 2015 06:17:09
Adams is a far better defender. So someone - Ibaka or Adams - has to cover up for his shiiity defense.
31 Aug 2015 16:00:32
Honestly, waiters doesn't sweeten any trade jbabby. His trade value looooooow. And yeah, if OKC is starting Kanter, they NEED a defensive minded PF, cause Kanter is the worst defender in the nba.
30 Aug 2015 20:05:08
Heat acquire Aaron Brooks
Suns acquire Taj Gibson & 2nd from MIA
Bulls acquire PJ Tucker, Chris Andersen, Mario Chalmers & 2nd round pick from PHX
30 Aug 2015 18:48:23
Bos - hou
Bos - T Jones
Hou - sully
30 Aug 2015 18:17:38
Raptors get Martin, Bennett, right to swap 2016 1st rd picks
TWolves get DeRozan
30 Aug 2015 19:20:35
Very bad for Raptors.
30 Aug 2015 20:13:46
Maybe if Toronto gets muhammad instead of Martin and the 2016 pick outright they might say yes. Or just Ross instead of derozan.
31 Aug 2015 04:21:59
Yeah, Wolves get a steal in this deal
30 Aug 2015 16:29:24
Trade Utah Jazz - Atlanta Hawks
UTA: Dennis Schroeder, Mike Scott, Lamar Patterson
ATL: Trevor Booker, Trey Burke, Elijah Millsap
With Utah in need for a point guard (after Exums injury), couldn't be the Hawks Dennis Schroeder a good fit? Schroeder said that his goal is to become a starter, but with Teague around in Atlanta this seems highly unlikely, also as both hardly shared minutes together on the floor last season. In Utah meanwhile he very likely would be the Starting-PG (not sure where Trey Burke's development is going), with being 21 he fits in the Jazz young squad and also would have a fellow German with Tibor Pleiss on his team (both are currently team-mates in the Euro Basket). Besides as big man, Trevor Booker could play some SF in Atlanta and the Millsaps are united, as well.
30 Aug 2015 17:27:46
Atlanta would want more. Probably a first rounder.
30 Aug 2015 19:21:24
30 Aug 2015 20:15:35
Correct me if I'm wrong but I don't think booker has ever played small forward.
31 Aug 2015 09:45:42
Yeah okay xD, but hey according to Bball-reference Booker played about 13% as a small forward in his first 3 seasons with the Wizards. But nonetheless he'd form a good back-up big man duo with Tiago Splitter I guess. And now as the main argument for this trade: Yesterday I watched the test game between France vs Germany and Rudy Gobert and Dennis Schroeder once seemed to have quite a friendly chat after a foul. Trade fixed. No really, I think the interaction between these two would be awesome, as Schroeder often drives to the basket to pass to an open big man and Gobert finally could finish these plays, while Pleiss often fails to prevail on the German team.
30 Aug 2015 15:52:42
CHI get Mario Chalmers
MIA get Aaron Brooks & 2nd rd pick
CHI get a quality back up PG
MIA saves some money while still getting a back up PG
CHI get Kelly Olynyk & PJ Tucker
PHX get Taj Gibson, Evan Turner & Perry Jones
BOS get Markieff Morris & 2nd from CHI
CHI get a back up CE who can stretch the floor and a defensive SF
PHX reload their roster
BOS cut some players while getting a quality Forward
CHICAGO BULLS roster
- starters can defend well while the bench can shoot the lights out
30 Aug 2015 16:17:21
Heat should be trading the second
30 Aug 2015 17:40:37
Heat are looking to move Chalmers for almost anything to gain Luxury Tax relief. King is right. They're lucky to get anything of value back.
30 Aug 2015 18:21:09
Rondo was traded and I don't think Boston wants another player that seems to have an attitude.
30 Aug 2015 15:30:26
Lakers trade Russell and Randle and 2016 second rounder
Kings trade cousins
I like Randle and I love Russell but cousins is a beast. Lakers get a star center who can attract free agents
Kings get a nice core group for the future with Russell mclemore gay Randle and wcs
Too little,too much, or just right value?
30 Aug 2015 16:21:50
This will totally depends on what will happen this season.
30 Aug 2015 17:05:18
Cousins is very very good. and this is fair value that could get him from the Kings assuming the king actually want to trade him. I think a first rounder has to be there instead of the 2nd but I'm aware of the situation with the lakers first round picks so maybe that can be overlooked.
Honestly though. Idk if the lakers should build with cousins. He's had talent around him and hasn't won much. Plus not many free agents are jumping to play with them evidence by the guy currently on the team. That could just be the kings though not being attractive. All in all it interesting value and possible.
30 Aug 2015 17:37:48
I think free agents aren't turned off from him I think it's the Kings organization. He hasn't had good talent around him his best players with him has been Rudy gay besides that no much
30 Aug 2015 17:39:00
Value is fair. I think the Kings will implode and look to trade cousins this season, so this is very possible. The one thing I disagree with: I don't think cousins would attract free agents. I don't see stars wanting to play with him.
30 Aug 2015 17:44:44
The only way that works for the Lakers is IF they can attract the only free agent worth the risk- Durant. I'm pretty sure he's the only super stud FA this coming off season.
IF they don't get the free agent influx, then they've just transported Cousins from one problem situation to another because he and Clarkson are not enough to make the jump into the top tier.
I'd actually like to see Clarkson, Durant and Cousins together--- but only after the Sixers get their pick.
30 Aug 2015 17:49:25
Fair value if Russell and randle both look very good as rookies. If one of the two looks bad, not enough for cousins. Imo, cousins is the best center on the nba. he's a proven beast. Interesting trade.
30 Aug 2015 18:09:04
If we can't attract durant would derozan cousins clarkson and maybe someone like whiteside or a decent or good center or power forward be interesting
30 Aug 2015 18:19:49
The Lakers should do this if they get a commitment from a FA (like KD) or can sign a couple of FA (like beal, Conley,horford) 2 out of the 3. If they can't sign a top FA they will be better off rebuilding
30 Aug 2015 18:26:19
If cannot get Durant, I'd pursue Conley and Derozan plus maybe some sort of John Henson to play CE/PF
but this also if only Kobe doesn't resign for some more years
30 Aug 2015 19:01:30
If we get cousins fire Scott and let kd pick his coach. Kd wants to win so getting cousins makes sense. Lakers finally have the ability to sign multiple max free agents.'what I'm thinking
Sg defensive guard or open to Kobe return
PF bass/another free agent
Or without durant and cousins
If lakers keep there pick it's a while different scenario
30 Aug 2015 19:42:26
No King. I think its got to be Durant. The West is evil-tough. If Clarkson blossoms then there's the big 3. And I'm not sure Cousins respects just any superstar. He might fall into line attitude-wise with Durant. The other guys are good but Durant is the big fish LA would need to land.
30 Aug 2015 20:14:18
Derozan and whiteside are good enough and young
31 Aug 2015 06:15:27
I honestly think for durant it will be dc or okc. But teams will have there chance
31 Aug 2015 13:00:34
Honest difference of opinion. Drrozan and Whiteside to not have the star appeal that Durant would bring to LA. And we know the Lakers need that star appeal.
31 Aug 2015 15:08:23
I know that they don't have star appeal. But derozan can defend is athletic and was two time all star and could fit well next to Russell and clarkson. For whiteside, he can block rebound and knock down jumpers so he covers up randles defensive issues. They would interesting fits. I really want durant he's my second favorite player. But to get durant Fire Jim buss
31 Aug 2015 15:31:52
I think every team should try to get durant. That being said. Cousins isn't enough to draw a guy like durant to la over dc who already have a young nucleus in place and the ability to sign him.
30 Aug 2015 15:05:13
Bulls get M. Chalmers, J. Grant, better of Miami or OKC pick from Sixers
Heat get 2nd round picks and Luxury Tax relief. Sorry, that's all they get.
Sixers get McBuckets
Bulls need quality back up PG
Heat need tax relief
Sixers want another spot up shooter
Heat gain tax relief, get low value picks
Bulls get Chalmers, Grant, late 1st rounder for McBuckets
Sixers get McBuckets at the cost of Grant, late 1st rounder, 2nd rounders.
30 Aug 2015 16:18:53
Bulls have Kirk hinrich and brooks. I see them keeping douggie mcbuckets to take over duleavys spot in the future
30 Aug 2015 17:06:30
Sixers pass. Macbuckets has little value after last season. I like him but he isn't worth a first rounder.
30 Aug 2015 17:50:43
Tre, its a late first rounder. Wouldn't you like to see what Stauskas and McBuckets can do from the outside with Okafor drawing the double team in the post?
Since the Bulls used a first rounder to move up to get him, I think they'll need a late first rounder as part of the deal. Otherwise the Sixers would be giving up only Grant and a second rounders for him. That's not enough.
Forgot about Heinrich. He's actually listed on the roster as a shooting guard.
30 Aug 2015 17:52:00
I like mcbuckets as a shooter off the bench, but I think Grant, two second rounders, and a first-round pick is a bit I overpaying. Not hinkies style
30 Aug 2015 19:44:56
Definitely not Hinkie's style. He doesn't trade away first rounders, he collects them. But who knows how he had McBuckets evaluated last year. I know he wanted Stauskas at 10 and could have had McBuckets there buy went for the Saric deal instead. Maybe he thinks he gets another guy he really wanted and makes it happen without the 1st?
31 Aug 2015 03:03:57
Phillyrich. I'm not over paying for a guy who's shown little value. Staukis was almost a throw in the deal due to such a. Weak year. Mc buckets has done pretty much the same. I'd give maybe the Okc pick because that will be very late. That it though. At this point. I like macbuckets for sure but I think I like Covington more to be honest. So I'm not giving up a first for a back up.
To be fair though. I really love the idea of macbuckets. If nothing else he's depth.
31 Aug 2015 13:04:31
How about the Heat get a very restricted 2nd rounder or a eurostash guy nobody's ever heard of (Heat achieve Luxury Tax relief), the Sixers get McBuckets and Anderson (more $ relief for the Heat, Anderson gets waived), the Bulls get Chalmers and the OKC pick?
31 Aug 2015 15:39:41
I think your second idea makes more sense to me. We absorb a salary get a previous draft pick that's under performed. That sounds like a Sixers deal. But we rarely lose first round picks in those deal so the 2 nd instead of a first makes a lot more sense. They also are losing grant which I don't mind terribly as he'll be replaced by macbuckets. That makes sense to me.
30 Aug 2015 14:41:02
SAC get Jusuf Nurkic, Kenneth Faried, Bradley Beal & 2 1st round picks from WAS
DEN get Marcin Gortat & Ben McLemore
WAS get Demarcus Cousins & Randy Foye
SAC get a pretty nice return for Demarcus Cousins, WAS get arguably the best center in the league teaming up with one of the best PG's they could lure Durant next season, DEN get a formidable center and a young athletic shooting guard
30 Aug 2015 15:15:42
Denver needs more
30 Aug 2015 15:19:45
30 Aug 2015 14:35:07
Bulls trade Taj Gibson Tony Snell and the Kings pick for Rudy Gay and Ray McCullom
30 Aug 2015 15:42:02
McCallum is with the Spurs
30 Aug 2015 08:08:14
Terrance Ross for Vince Carter and a 2nd round pick
Pretty simple trade. The Raptors bring VC back to Toronto along with a 2nd. Vince brings veteran leadership to a playoff good eastern team, the Raptors seem to need a vet like him.
The Grizzles add an athletic young wing who is restricted so they get his rights. Let him pan out and possibly resign him for the future. If not they free up 4m next off season when Conley, Lee, and Green who are all FA.
Lowry - Joesph - Wright
Derozan - Powell
Carroll - Carter - Caboloco
Patterson - Scola - Johnson
Valacunias - Biyombo - Nogueria
Conley - Udrith - Smith
Lee - Ross - Adams
Allen - Green - Barnes
Randolph - Stokes - Martin - Green
Gasol - Wright
30 Aug 2015 14:12:51
maybe a 1st not a 2nd?
30 Aug 2015 06:38:10
Kings get Marcin Gortat, Bradley Beal, and Kelly Oubre
Wizards get Demarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi
Wizards booster their team adding the best center to lure KD in.
Wall, Durant, and Cousins in the east is scary
As for the Kings they get Beals rights and they get a top 10 center locked in for 3 more years plus a good lookin rookie in Oubre. Possibly add a 1st in?
30 Aug 2015 18:30:14
Sac would need a draft pick as well
30 Aug 2015 06:20:07
Chi gets Zaza, Harris, Deng
Dal gets Noah
Tor gets Gibson
Mia gets McBuckets and Patterson
Chi: cheaper less injury plagued C, backup G, better option at the 3
Dal gets a center with more upside
Tor gets a better 4
Mia saves cap and a younger 3
30 Aug 2015 14:14:28
Bulls say hell no then laugh real hard. So much wrong with this.
30 Aug 2015 04:23:24
Heat trade chalmers 2017 second future second
Bucks trade bayless
Receive future second
76ers or jazz receive chalmers 2017 second
Heat save about 1.3 mill in money and have a cheaper vet pg rather than relying on rookies
Bucks have a surplus of point guards. Save 3 mill
76ers use chalmers for one year giving them an actual point guard and a pick
30 Aug 2015 06:16:05
if jazz do trade get backup point guard now that exum is out
30 Aug 2015 06:58:44
Good trade. I had a similar trade, I had heat saving 4.3 million and giving up a second to unload Chalmers. With the way the luxury tax inflates the fines, I thought that may be more beneficial to heat. But you trade works as well. Oh, I had the heat dropping the 1_10 protection on their pick already owed to philly(which skould never come into play, guess this part I should have left out) my trade was called the most lopsided trade in months on this site, and it was called ridiculous. But I think your trade is fair for all teams involved.
30 Aug 2015 15:16:40
Jvong there's reports that chalmers wouldn't be traded just to save money and that they would want a vet pg in return. There weren't many vet pgs out there that would be traded besides bayless. Your trade was fine
30 Aug 2015 03:28:41
Joakim Noah and Etwaun Moore for OJ Mayo and Miles Plumlee
Mcw - Vasquez - Bayless
Middleton - Vaughn - Moore
Antekembpo - Inglis - Landry
Monroe - Parker - Copeland
Noah - Henson - OBryant
Rose - Brooks - Ennis
Butler - Mayo - Hinrich
Dunleavy - Snell - McDermott
Mirotic - Gibson - Portis
Gasol - Plumlee
All are expiring contracts
30 Aug 2015 06:05:36
Like the idea, but rivals in the central. unlikely
30 Aug 2015 14:15:19
more like Noah for Middleton is much fair
30 Aug 2015 18:32:08
Maybe mayo and henson and a draft pick
30 Aug 2015 00:23:45
If Carmelo ask for a trade which he most likely won't .
Nyk - mia
Nyk - j Winslow mcroberts Chalmers birdman Whiteside
Mia - Carmelo Calderon
30 Aug 2015 05:59:47
Heat say no. White side has more a feature and looks like a bright young big. Him and Winslow are the future.
30 Aug 2015 10:41:04
Heat will not give that much. Rather it would be Melo and Calderon for Chalmers and McRoberts and a 1 rd pick and if needed some other fillers.
30 Aug 2015 20:25:11
Jacob that is just insanely low value for an atleast top 5 scorer.
30 Aug 2015 21:02:09
ooook Jackie. let's not undervalue Melo at all. Mcroberts and chalmers are fillers. To actually think it is reasonable to say the knicks would trade melo basically for a mid to late 1st is just moronic. moving on.
29 Aug 2015 21:18:13
Tor - was
Tor - b beal Nene
Was - derozan scola
30 Aug 2015 14:15:58
Beal could be better than Derozan IMO.
29 Aug 2015 21:13:47
DEN - ATL - SAC
DEN get: Paul Milsap, Thabo Sefolosha, & Ben McLemore
ATL get: Demarcus Cousins, Randy Foye & Wilson Chandler
SAC get: Kenneth Faried, THJ, Dennis Schroeder, Gary Harris, DEN 2016 1st Dp, & ATL Future 1st
29 Aug 2015 20:42:21
Bulls trade Joakim Noah, Taj Gibson & Tony Snell
Bulls get Markieff Morris, Avery Bradley & Kelly Olynyk & Celtics 1st round pick
Celtics trade Avery Bradley, Kelly Olynyk, Perry Jones & 1st round pick
Celtics get Joakim Noah & PJ Tucker
Suns trade Markieff Morris & PJ Tucker
Suns get Taj Gibson, Perry Jones & Tony Snell
Bulls get younger players
Celtics get a veteran energetic center they need
30 Aug 2015 06:00:52
C's say no
29 Aug 2015 18:15:02
Wolves get Rajon Rondo & Demarcus Cousins
Kings get Ricky Rubio, Nikola Pekovic, Karl Towns & Anthony Bennett
29 Aug 2015 18:43:11
Wow. Interesting. The number on pick in the draft to replace cousins seems like fair value. It's a tough call but value seems close to right.
29 Aug 2015 18:48:02
30 Aug 2015 03:15:31
Sacramento passes with ease. Pek, Rubio, and Bennett? Hell no
30 Aug 2015 14:05:34
You missed the fact that the Wolves give up Towns too
29 Aug 2015 17:48:58
Jahlil and Landry
Rubio, Dieng, shabuz, Bennett
Minn have Jahlil and KAT for their future front court
Phi finally has something resembling a team and will be able to add with saric and all their draft picks next year.
29 Aug 2015 18:43:33
Not enough actually talent for Jahlil
29 Aug 2015 19:19:22
Wolves have no need for Okafor if they don't make this trade, and are a more complete team without this trade
29 Aug 2015 21:05:54
No way the wolves get okafor without giving up kat or Wiggins
30 Aug 2015 15:07:03
Sixers really like Okafor. He's a core piece going forward (for now).
29 Aug 2015 16:10:40
OK. here's a Boogie idea (if the Kings really wanna move him, which I don't think they do).
SAC moves Cousins to PHX
PHX sends . Morris, Len, and Goodwin to the Kings.
Add any contract filler needed to make the numbers work.
Suns use Cousins at C. but also a lot at the 4.
29 Aug 2015 16:15:17
Needs more. MAybe bledso too.
29 Aug 2015 16:17:50
Not enough for cousins
29 Aug 2015 16:37:43
Bledsoe , Morris , Len & 1st round pick you keep Goodwin
29 Aug 2015 16:58:21
SAC: Bledsoe, Morris, Booker, '16 1st rd pick (via PHX)
PHX: Cousins & Collison
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