Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics

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Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

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Post#7 » by Tor_Raps » Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:23 pm

Think Baynes could have gotten more in the FA market. He's a great backup Center for many teams.
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Post#8 » by Pipp33 » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:20 pm

Tor_Raps wrote:Think Baynes could have gotten more in the FA market. He's a great backup Center for many teams.


I think you are correct, but Baynes is not solely driven by money. He has bought into the city of Boston and I think he genuinely love being part of the Celtics and playing under Brad.

He is comfortably one of the better back up bigs in the league, who always gives 100% and is a great locker room presence with no ego or attitude
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#9 » by whatisacenter » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:36 pm

great value for the Celtics. Baynes must be happy with his roll in Boston.
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Post#10 » by JohnPferdelack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:37 pm

Next is Theis.

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Post#11 » by Kalela » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:41 pm

He is a good back up when healthy. Dude had a torrid year with injuries this season.
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#12 » by CelticSooner » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:43 pm

JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.
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Post#13 » by JohnPferdelack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:45 pm

Bad decision. He is injury prone and missed a lot of games. How in the world can stevens plan with a player who always have to struggel with injuries...
Baynes is apparantly rather a locker room guy who makes his teammates happy...

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Post#14 » by JohnPferdelack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:46 pm

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JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.
Really?
Why?
Is he unhappy in Boston because of his minutes?

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Post#15 » by GeorgeMarcus » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:47 pm

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JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.


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Post#16 » by JohnPferdelack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:47 pm

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CelticSooner wrote:
JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.


The land of beer, brats and mustard. It’s hard to blame him.
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Post#17 » by theFireBlanket » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:49 pm

whatisacenter wrote:great value for the Celtics. Baynes must be happy with his roll in Boston.


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Post#18 » by CelticSooner » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:53 pm

JohnPferdelack wrote:
CelticSooner wrote:
JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.
Really?
Why?
Is he unhappy in Boston because of his minutes?

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Guy is pretty thin and can be bodied rather easily. Just depends on whether he just wants to be a NBA roleplayer the rest of this career.

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CelticSooner wrote:
JohnPferdelack wrote:Next is Theis.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.


The land of beer, brats and mustard. It’s hard to blame him.


Some day I shall visit the mutterland. 8-)
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#19 » by JohnPferdelack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:56 pm

CelticSooner wrote:
JohnPferdelack wrote:
CelticSooner wrote:There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.
Really?
Why?
Is he unhappy in Boston because of his minutes?

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Guy is pretty thin and can be bodied rather easily. Just depends on whether he just wants to be a NBA roleplayer the rest of this career.

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There's been some rumblings he may go back to Germany.[/quote]

The land of beer, brats and mustard. It’s hard to blame him.[/quote]

Someday I shall visit the mutterland. 8-)[/quote]Agree. But nevertheless it would be sad if his nba career is really over.

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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#20 » by Pipp33 » Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:01 am

JohnPferdelack wrote:Bad decision. He is injury prone and missed a lot of games. How in the world can stevens plan with a player who always have to struggel with injuries...
Baynes is apparantly rather a locker room guy who makes his teammates happy...

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It was Baynes decision, so how was it bad??? Celtics had no say, as it was a player option.

Yes, he had a bad year with injuries, but prior to this season. he has averaged over 76 games for last 4 years
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