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CP3 and Howard want to play together

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It sounds crazy to say, but I think our only chance at either is to get both...

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No mention of Charlotte obviously, but MJ needs to be all over this. Not many teams can afford both.

http://m.espn.go.com/nba/story?storyId=9386386

I know we have sucked for a long time, but I would hope they would rather come play for Charlotte than Atlanta... Then again, Howard is from there.

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It did say Howard doesn't want to play there. Didn't say why, but that may mean he wouldn't want to play in Charlotte either. Still, MJ and Pat need to get on the phone.

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I'm guessing Houston wouldn't be capable of getting both?  Nor Dallas I wouldn't think.  Or the Lakers.  Or the Clippers.  Unless there's a lot of maneuvering pieces/sign & trades, etc.

 

ATL could seem probable.  Long shot, but it would be exciting. 

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to think they were so close until Stern stepped in!

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They could come here and make this their franchise.   Playing in places like LA, Boston, stars will always share the spotlight with the past, but here they could become legends.

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DeAndre Jordan, Jamal Crawford and Eric Bledsoe for Dwight Howard (in a sign and trade)

 

why Clippers do it:

CP3 has not gotten along with Jordan very well. Wants to play with Howard.

 

why Lakers do it:

if they don't do a sign and trade- they will most certainly lose Howard for nothing to ATL or someone else.

Kobe always loved playing with Caron and was mad when LA traded him to Washington a few years ago.

 

 

Clippers:

PG - Chris Paul

SG - Jordan Crawford

SF - Matt Barnes

PF - Blake Griffin

C  - Dwight Howard

 

Lakers:

PG - Eric Bledsoe

SG - Kobe Bryant

SF - Caron Butler

PF - Pau Gasol

C  - DeAndre Jordon

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If it wasn't for DeAndre's contract I would probably do that as a Lakers fan.  Bledsoe has the tools to be a star PG in this league....

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