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Tracking Former Wizards 2.0 

Post#1 » by closg00 » Mon Jul 7, 2008 5:45 am

Mike Hall is playing on the Nuggets Summer team

Edit: Jarvis Hayes & Juan Dixon have been contacted been contacted by the Hornets.
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Re: Tracking Former Wizards 2.0 

Post#2 » by Soup's Uncle » Mon Jul 7, 2008 12:05 pm

I'm surprised the Pistons wouldn't want to hold on to Arvis. He actually played pretty well for them. I wouldn't want him back here though. He'd come here and fracture the knee cap again.
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Re: Tracking Former Wizards 2.0 

Post#3 » by keynote » Mon Jul 7, 2008 1:14 pm

Soup's Uncle wrote:I'm surprised the Pistons wouldn't want to hold on to Arvis. He actually played pretty well for them. I wouldn't want him back here though. He'd come here and fracture the knee cap again.


Most Pistons fans I know couldn't stand Arvis. He might've shown up for a game here and there, but he was, from all reports, terrible on the defensive end and a bad fit with Afflalo and Maxiell.
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Re: Tracking Former Wizards 2.0 

Post#4 » by Halcyon » Mon Jul 7, 2008 2:16 pm

Arvis had a few big games (one notably against us) but I think there's a reason why he barely played in the playoffs.

I hope Juan can stick in the league though, hopefully the Hornets pick him up.
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Post#5 » by yungal07 » Mon Jul 7, 2008 2:41 pm

Wow...so many former bums on the team. Thank you MJ and Wes. Jezus H Christ...
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Post#6 » by closg00 » Tue Jul 8, 2008 5:14 am

Party John an allstar, who would have thought. Swiped from Ivan's blog from a poster.

Peter John Ramos, the uncoordinated 7'3" former Wizards center drafted 32nd in the 2004 draft, played last year in the premier Spanish league. He was selected to the All-star team and won MVP of the All-star game. On the season, he averaged 17.5 pts and 9.8 boards.
He starting playing basketball at age 13 and he is currently 23 years old.

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Post#7 » by WizStorm » Tue Jul 8, 2008 5:53 pm

Looks like Miami might be following Detroit's blueprint by snapping up former Wizards...
http://www.miamiherald.com/news/breaking_news/story/597712.html
The Heat has expressed interest in several free agents: center Kwame Brown and guards Jannero Pargo and Roger Mason.

Agent Mark Bartelstein said Tuesday afternoon he has had discussions about his three clients with the Heat, but ''nothing is happening imminently'' regarding contract offers. However, he said Mason visited the Heat last week.
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Post#8 » by closg00 » Tue Jul 8, 2008 7:35 pm

WizStorm wrote:Looks like Miami might be following Detroit's blueprint by snapping up former Wizards...
http://www.miamiherald.com/news/breaking_news/story/597712.html
The Heat has expressed interest in several free agents: center Kwame Brown and guards Jannero Pargo and Roger Mason.

Agent Mark Bartelstein said Tuesday afternoon he has had discussions about his three clients with the Heat, but ''nothing is happening imminently'' regarding contract offers. However, he said Mason visited the Heat last week.


Damn that would suck having Mason come back on us :evil:
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Post#9 » by lupin » Fri Jul 11, 2008 3:51 am

I think I read either on the Wiretap or Yahoo Sports that 'Arvis Hayes is signing a 2 year deal with NJ.
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Post#10 » by closg00 » Fri Jul 11, 2008 7:23 am

lupin wrote:I think I read either on the Wiretap or Yahoo Sports that 'Arvis Hayes is signing a 2 year deal with NJ.

Arvis Journey's on
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Post#11 » by closg00 » Wed Jul 23, 2008 5:51 am

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Post#12 » by NbdyBeatsTheWiz » Wed Jul 23, 2008 9:19 am

lupin wrote:I think I read either on the Wiretap or Yahoo Sports that 'Arvis Hayes is signing a 2 year deal with NJ.


Every time I think of Arvis now I flash back to this video gilbert0arenas posted during the playoffs...

http://youtube.com/watch?v=svUVULjLrj0

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and looking for that I saw this layup attempt, which makes the 'Arvis shot look golden...

http://youtube.com/watch?v=cvOm7dPS0Uw&feature=related
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Post#13 » by LyricalRico » Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:16 pm

OMG! How the heck does Kwame get close to the MLE from a contender?!?!?! I expected him to stick around the league, sure. But on a team desperate for a big that would offer him the LLE - not getting $4M per from a team with a shot at a title.
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Post#14 » by JWizmentality » Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:28 pm

LyricalRico wrote:OMG! How the heck does Kwame get close to the MLE from a contender?!?!?! I expected him to stick around the league, sure. But on a team desperate for a big that would offer him the LLE - not getting $4M per from a team with a shot at a title.


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Post#15 » by Scabs304 » Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:30 pm

JWizmentality wrote:
LyricalRico wrote:OMG! How the heck does Kwame get close to the MLE from a contender?!?!?! I expected him to stick around the league, sure. But on a team desperate for a big that would offer him the LLE - not getting $4M per from a team with a shot at a title.


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Post#16 » by doclinkin » Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:48 pm

Detroit has done pretty well with the DC castoffs, though the quality declines. They're trying to recoup that championship magic.
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Post#17 » by ZonkertheBrainless » Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:00 pm

That is a little weird. You're giving Kwame more than we gave Blatche? Why?
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Post#18 » by Scabs304 » Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:04 pm

I believe they might of overpaid a little, but taking into consideration what people like Nene and so forth are paid it isn't that bad. I believe Kwame will put up decent numbers if he is healthy.
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Post#19 » by MJG » Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:14 pm

Who's Kwame's agent? Guy deserves a promotion.
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Re: Tracking Former Wizards 2.0 

Post#20 » by JWizmentality » Mon Jul 28, 2008 10:10 pm

MJG wrote:Who's Kwame's agent? Guy deserves a promotion.


+1

I know right...the guy must $h!t gold. :o

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