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Dorian Gray

McBuckets and TJ Warren both working out for team Saturday

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Seeing Warren being compare to Leonard. Would want at 24.

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Seeing Warren being compare to Leonard. Would want at 24.

 

I don't think he will fall that far, but if he did I would take him in a heart beat at #24.  I would pull the old Panthers 2 seconds and the pick is in deals.

 

I wouldn't mind Early at #24 either if we go G or PF at #9

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Warren doesn't hesitate to drive to the basket. He's an explosive and physical player. I have a hard time seeing him not being at least a productive player. Him and McDermott would be two safe picks.

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I don't think they'd take both McDermott and Warren since they play the same position.  Maybe something like:

 

9 - Stauskas

24 - Warren

 

or

 

9 - McDermott

24 - Hairston

 

Some combination of 2/3.  Like I said in another thread, as long as we get shooters, I'll be happy.  We gotta get some more scoring out there to help Big Al.

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Am I the only 1 that thinks we aren't useing all these draft picks.

That we might only use 1 draft pick and the rest used to get a vet.

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I've thought that was the best possibility all along.  If they trade one, I definitely think it'll be #9...I don't think they'd be able to get a decent vet with #24 and a second rounder.

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Am I the only 1 that thinks we aren't useing all these draft picks.

That we might only use 1 draft pick and the rest used to get a vet.

Or try and trade both picks plus Hendo to move up to 6 or 7 and get Exum/Smart if they are still there

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Trade the 9 and Gerald for the 12 and Afflio. If a player drops that the Magic wants.

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We shouldn't do any trades unless it's for a star player. 

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We won't do this, but there are rumors that the Bulls are high on Stauskas and are willing to part with 16 & 19 to move up.  The recent report was to move to 11th.

 

We probably don't want to take 4 rookies into the season, but if it were me I would gladly swap 9 for 16 & 19 and target any of TJW, Payne, Ennis, Lavine, and PJ Hairston

 

Then target Early, Napier, or Robinson at #24

 

Then get maybe a guy like Jabari Brown at #45

 

But like I said we are in win now mode and probably don't want to carry 4 rookies.  But I would be exploring it if I were GM.

 

If we could pull off a class for instance of Payne, PJ, Napier, and Brown... that would be a pretty stout rookie group with some potential  big time gems in there

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