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Celtics General Offseason Thread Pt 11: Kanter believe you thought of former player

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Celtics General Offseason Thread Pt 11: Kanter believe you thought of former player 

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Post#2 » by SuperDeluxe » Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:35 pm

What's the deal with Beal? And why do we care?
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SuperDeluxe wrote:What's the deal with Beal? And why do we care?

One of the few obvious star targets left. **** team, no extension, tight with (related to?) Tatum. Something to argue about. :D
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Re: Celtics General Offseason Pt 11: Kemba Bealive we're still talking about this? 

Post#5 » by Froob » Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:41 pm

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SuperDeluxe wrote:What's the deal with Beal? And why do we care?

One of the few obvious star targets left. **** team, no extension, tight with (related to?) Tatum. Something to argue about. :D

A core of Kemba, Beal, Tatum and AD isn’t terrible IMO.
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Post#6 » by SuperDeluxe » Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:44 pm

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SuperDeluxe wrote:What's the deal with Beal? And why do we care?

One of the few obvious star targets left. **** team, no extension, tight with (related to?) Tatum. Something to argue about. :D

A core of Kemba, Beal, Tatum and AD isn’t terrible IMO.

I'd say we have a slightly better chance of getting Beal than of getting AD (though both are very, very close to 0 percent).
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Post#7 » by reload141 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:49 pm

Zoya demolishing these Offseason Threads.

I’m just here to witness his greatness
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reload141 wrote:Zoya demolishing these Offseason Threads.

I’m just here to witness his greatness


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Re: Celtics General Offseason Thread Pt 11: Kemba Bealive we're still talking about this? 

Post#9 » by Froob » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:04 pm

reload141 wrote:Zoya demolishing these Offseason Threads.

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He’s great, but how would he do outside of our system?
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Re: Celtics General Offseason Pt 11: Kemba Bealive we're still talking about this? 

Post#11 » by SmartWentCrazy » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:08 pm

SuperDeluxe wrote:What's the deal with Beal? And why do we care?


Hes really good, and potentially available.
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Re: Celtics General Offseason Thread Pt 11: Kemba Bealieve we're still talking about this? 

Post#12 » by Froob » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:12 pm

So AD likes Gordon Hayward? Buddy, do I have the place for you

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Post#13 » by Disinformation » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:15 pm

Froob wrote:So AD likes Gordon Hayward? Buddy, do I have the place for you

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Post#14 » by Afam » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:20 pm

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Post#15 » by Afam » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:22 pm

He got what he wanted, and that is to go to La, and he still waiting to see how the season goes before committing. That is the NBA for you.
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Post#16 » by djFan71 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:25 pm

Title change. The Beal stuff may be ephemeral, but Kanter switchover will never die!
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Re: Celtics General Offseason Thread Pt 11: Kemba Bealieve we're still talking about this? 

Post#17 » by Froob » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:26 pm

Curious how real this Beal stuff is. I wonder if Denver would trade them Murray. I love Murray but not sure he’s the guy they paid him to be.
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Post#18 » by Fencer reregistered » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:31 pm

If AD really had his heart set specifically on the Lakers and Knicks (to the exclusion of even the Clippers and Nets), then he's a clown. But I wouldn't necessarily assume the reporting was that accurate.

By way of contrast, the guys who just really wanted to live in LA or NY, and considered both teams in the respective market, were perfectly reasonable IMO in making such choices, except insofar as they didn't live up to the spirit of their contracts with any team they forced their way out of.

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Post#19 » by Triple7 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:42 pm

Enough with the AD stuff! :lol: I hope he **** his pants in LA. Lets move on.
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Post#20 » by Disinformation » Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:42 pm

Fencer reregistered wrote:If AD really had his heart set specifically on the Lakers and Knicks (to the exclusion of even the Clippers and Nets), then he's a clown. But I wouldn't necessarily assume the reporting was that accurate.

By way of contrast, the guys who just really wanted to live in LA or NY, and considered both teams in the respective market, were perfectly reasonable IMO in making such choices, except insofar as they didn't live up to the spirit of their contracts with any team they forced their way out of.

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Even though I think the trend of players preferring LA and NY is absolutely AWFUL for most fans of the league, I can't argue that you're wrong about the actual choice by those players being reasonable. People are going to make the choices that benefit them and are allowed to do so. My biggest complaint about the situation is the lying and manipulation that goes along with some players making that choice.
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