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Five Bargain NBA Contracts

October 1, 2009
Five Bargain NBA Contracts

We are going to look at five players who are a bargain for the 2009-10 season today. We are not including former first-rounders on the rookie pay scale because every team would love to pay Blake Griffin’s and Derrick Rose’s $5M contracts. Please check out yesterdays article Five Ridiculous NBA Contracts and The Top...

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Gasol or Randolph?

September 8, 2009
Gasol or Randolph?

Could this question get any easier? We are talking about arguably the top offensive big man in the NBA, Pau Gasol, and the most overpaid player in the NBA, Zach Randolph. When the Memphis Grizzlies basically handed Pau to the Los Angeles Lakers for free (a trade that still really irks many NBA GMs...

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Eastern Europe Dominates Western Europe

September 4, 2009
Eastern Europe Dominates Western Europe

The Eastern European powerhouse Lithuania took down the Western European powerhouse Spain last night destroying them in the second half. With only a six point lead at halftime, Lithuania went on to outscore Spain by 16 and finish with a 94-72 victory. This twenty-two point W was led by Linas Kleiza, who was just...

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Lucky Bastard

September 1, 2009
Lucky Bastard

Much has been made out of how lucky Marko Jaric is. I figured I would jump on the bandwagon. We will put the fact that he has made $28.9M in 7 seasons in the NBA behind us. We won’t think about how he is going to make $14.7M in the next 2 seasons. We...

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Adrien off to Spain

August 24, 2009
Adrien off to Spain

Former Connecticut Huskies star Jeff Adrien signed to play in Spain with Leche Rio Breogan. This is his first professional basketball contract since graduating from UConn last year where he helped lead the Huskies to the Final Four before losing to Michigan State. This 6-foot-7 double-double machine was expected to be a second round...

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Say, Here I am, On the Road Again…

August 13, 2009
Say, Here I am, On the Road Again…

Those might be Bob Seger lyrics, but Quentin Richardson should claim them as his own. He is somehow moving to his fourth team since the end of the NBA season. The season ended less than TWO MONTHS AGO! Today, the 6-foot-6 swingman was traded by the Minnesota Timberwolves to the Miami Heat for center...

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