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  1. Mack1085

    2019 Offseason Thread

    I hear you. I just can’t get over the fact that he was the common denominator* on our best defensive lineups and net ratings for the second half of last season. And that wasn’t just bench units either. I get we just paid Aminu but I think Wes is worth the continued development as a potentially great 3&D player. I don’t know if Clifford has a history of ever going 10, but I’d be open to fewer Evan minutes if we can replace his shot creation/offensive value elsewhere. Short of that I expect Wes to get the injury minutes like everyone else, but I’ll be interested to see if the defense slips a bit from the end of last season. *Hard to know what minute filters to use, but I did 24 minute minimum for 5 man lineups and 96 minutes minimum for 2/3 man lineups over the second half of the season.
  2. Mack1085

    2019 Offseason Thread

    I’d be so disappointed if that happened to Wes. He was part of some of our very best defensive lineups and shot it so well from 3 in the second half of the season. I’d rather continue to develop him than give Aminu more minutes at the backup 3.
  3. Mack1085

    2019 Offseason Thread

    I love Wes. I thought his defense was excellent last season. If his shooting from the second half of the season holds (43% from 3), he'll be a great 3 and D player for us this season.
  4. Mack1085

    2019 Offseason Thread

    The question I'm asking with our FO and Fultz is whether our moves are being dictated not just by how Fultz is actually doing, but by how he'd perceive even the smallest slight or lack of trust.
  5. Mack1085

    2019 NBA Draft Thread

    Not true. We could absolutely use another 4. Think about all the Jarrell Martin minutes last season.
  6. Mack1085

    2019 NBA Draft Thread

    BPA. But if guys are in the same tier, I’d consider need as well. Better question for our draft spot is high floor or high ceiling.
  7. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    Was just thinking about the size of Fultz-Wes-AG-Isaac-Bamba. If you can squeeze the offense out of that group at some point that is a killer lineup defensively. Can’t wait to watch Fultz develop with these guys!
  8. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    FULTZZZZZZZ
  9. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    AHHHHHH
  10. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    Edit: Haha - got me
  11. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    3 Point shooting wing...Does this make Ross less attractive to them?
  12. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    I think they are very aware of the fans' desire to be relevant sooner rather than later. That's one of the things that I think is holding them back from making the right moves and trading Vuc and Ross at the deadline.
  13. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    I think Hammond and Weltman are smart veteran guys who will know how to handle this deadline. Their jobs aren't imminently at risk, so they won't make a desperate win-now/mortgage the future trade. But I am worried that we're stuck in a middle ground that makes it hard to justify selling, which is probably better for our team in the long-term, but would be bad press and apparently not what Martins or others want. My bet is we don't make any significant moves and we try to resign Vuc in the offseason while pursuing a starting calibar point guard and run it back for yet another year. I hope I'm wrong, but I think that's where we end up.
  14. Mack1085

    Trade Thread

    Dinwiddie has only been out 5 games...are you suggesting he's going to regress and plateau as a player at 22 based off of 5 games where his 3 point shooting tailed off and TOs increased? I guess you could argue he's just had a hot streak and that's not who he is, but given his pedigree I don't think he was doing something wildly unsustainable. I get you're down on him, but what do you realistically think his ceiling is on his next contract? Bottom 25% starting PG? 50%? Sincerely curious.
  15. Mack1085

    2018-19 Official Season Discussion Thread

    Yeah - they changed it after the Boogie situation
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