|As we continue our journey through the player acquisition options for the Sixers, this post from Marc Narducci made me realize that I've gotten a little bit ahead of myself. In that post, Narducci says the Sixers' top priority should...|
Latest comment: from MaxIn a word Y-E-S. Love the list, love the order....
|Part 8 of the series features Portland SG/SF James Jones (archives after the jump)Status$3,156,000 player option for '08-'09'07-'08 salary: $2,904,000ReferenceESPNHollinger82 GamesNBA.comThoughts On The PlayerI'm assuming Jones can play the shooting guard, but he barely spent any time at the position...|
|Part seven of the series features Nuggets' SG, J.R. Smith. (Archives after the jump)StatusRestricted Free AgentQualifying offer from Denver: $2,329,517ReferenceESPNHollinger82 GamesNBA.comLegal ProblemsJ.R. Smith is suspended 10 games for his part in a brawl with the Knicks. Smith was intentionally fouled...|
Latest comment: from TrayThat was supposed to be in response to your response......
|Part 6 of the series features the Wizards PF, Antawn Jamison. (Archives after the jump)StatusUnrestricted Free Agent2007 Salary: $16,360,095ReferenceESPNHollinger82 GamesNBA.comThoughts On The PlayerJamison, while technically a power forward, doesn't play the back-to-the-basket style traditionally found at the position. He's a...|
|Part five of the series features Toronto PG, Jose Calderon. (Archives after the jump)StatusRestricted free agent2007 salary: $2,471,604NewsCalderon has said he does not want to return to Toronto unless he is guaranteed a starting spot over T.J. Ford. Good news...|
|Part four of the series features the Bobcats' center, Emeka Okafor. (See the archives after the jump)StatusRestricted Free AgentCharlotte's Qualifying Offer: $7,082,635ReferenceESPNHollinger82 GamesNBA.comThoughts on the playerI spent some time today thinking about a lineup of Dalembert, Okafor, Thaddeus, Iguodala and...|
|Part three of the series features Mikael Pietrus, a guy who fell out of Don Nelson's favor in Golden State.StatusUnrestricted Free Agent2007 Salary: $3,470,770 (Golden State)ReferenceESPNHollinger82 GamesNBA.comThoughts On The PlayerPietrus is a tricky player to judge. In the helter skelter...|
|Part two of the "Do You Want This Guy?" series features Sasha Vujacic, who has given himself the nickname, the Machine.I figured it would helpful to use a standard format for these posts, so we'll try it out tonight.StatusRestricted Free...|
|I went on the record for quite some time as saying I'd love to see Josh Smith in a Sixers' uniform next year. He's far from the ideal low-post scoring power forward the team so desperately needs. He's not a...|
|For me, option #1 this offseason for the Sixers is Elton Brand. Option 1A is Josh Smith. After going through the shooters who are available, or may become available this Summer, Mike Miller has officially become option 1B. Here's why:Miller...|
|We've talked about the Sixers' number one need, a low-post scorer at power forward, again and again. We'll continue talking about it for the rest of the season and throughout the offseason. This post, however, is going to be about...|
Latest comment: from BrianRon Artest. But you make a good point....
|The Winter Meetings came to an end on Thursday, the free agents have all declared, arbitration has been extended and denied or accepted. This seems like a pretty good time to take stock.Here are the key decisions the Yankees have...|
Latest comment: from BrianIt's actually Ian Kennedy, but I'm pretty sure the chiuaua dressed as Toto belongs to Cashman....