Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics

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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#21 » by L3GEND4RY » Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:01 am

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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#22 » by vxmike » Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:07 am

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


I dunno there’s a ton of centers on the market this summer. Not sure he’d get more as a backup.

He’s probably hoping to have a better healthier season this year and cash in next summer with a much leaner FA class.
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#23 » by Ill News » Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:17 am

Great news, I love Baynes. He has completely embraced Boston, and the city loves him back. Pretty good center, too.

I don't care if the Celtics don't get AD or Kyrie leaves...I'm content to root for a lovable, hard-working team even though they have no shot to win the title. Which is what all Brad Stevens-led teams (with the exception of this year's) have been about.
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#24 » by JohnPferdelack » Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:10 am

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.

GeorgeMarcus wrote:
CelticSooner wrote: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-)


Does anybody have a source?
I've googled but i couldn't find anything. Even Woj hasn't wrote something about it...
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#25 » by ThumbsUpBaby » Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:21 am

With this news, Celtics - 2020 NBA Champions confirmed.
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Re: Shams: Aron Baynes Exercises Player Option with Celtics 

Post#26 » by CIN-C-STAR » Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:28 am

Thought he could have gotten like 3 years for $21 mill total, or something in that ballpark. I'm a little surprised.
Great defender by some advanced metrics, great locker room guy, and has even added a 3-point shot. Terrific news for the Celtics imo, especially with Embiid in their conference.
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