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EwanB
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With the reported signing of Glen Davis, the Clippers are left with one remaining open roster spot. What needs still need to be filled and who might it be? ....

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ClippersDA
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We have two actually if I'm not mistaken.

CP3Heliflopter
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We have two spots. Hope we get Granger.

CapsNClips
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We have 2 spots. The way I see it is Granger, Clark and Metta should be our top targets, but we aren't getting all 3 so as long as we get a combo of those players I'm good. And if I'm being totally honest I think OKC is the best fit for Granger, Spurs are the best fit for Clark. Hopefully we aren't stuck with just Metta. ....

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tense2
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There still will be some buy outs coming IMO let's see what falls. If nothing it should be between Granger and Clark. No to the old "World". ....

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ClipperKyle32
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We have 2 Roster Spots. Hopefully Small-Forward. Granger is nice for us. We do not need him to do much , but be SOLID. Metta is too much of a nut-case for this team. Clark Ehh idk. I really want Granger. Hopefully a change of scenery for him will revamp his career. Chris Paul - Darren Collison JJ Reddick - Jamal Crawford Danny Granger - Matt Barnes Blake Griffin - Glen Davis Dandre Jordan - THIS IS THE BACKUP SPOT TO BE WORRIED ABOUT. Who can....

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tense2
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We have 2 Roster Spots. Hopefully Small-Forward. Granger is nice for us. We do not need him to do much , but be SOLID. Metta is too much of a nut-case for this team. Clark Ehh idk. I really want Granger. Hopefully a change of scenery for him will revamp his career. Chris Paul - Darren Collison JJ Reddick - Jamal Crawford Danny Granger - Matt Barnes Blake Griffin - Glen Davis Dandre Jordan - THIS IS THE BACKUP SPOT TO BE WORRIED ABOUT. Who can....

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ClippersDA
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We have 2 Roster Spots. Hopefully Small-Forward. Granger is nice for us. We do not need him to do much , but be SOLID. Metta is too much of a nut-case for this team. Clark Ehh idk. I really want Granger. Hopefully a change of scenery for him will revamp his career. Chris Paul - Darren Collison JJ Reddick - Jamal Crawford Danny Granger - Matt Barnes Blake Griffin - Glen Davis Dandre Jordan - THIS IS THE BACKUP SPOT TO BE WORRIED ABOUT. Who can....

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ClipperKyle32
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Davis can/will play C most of the time. Lamar ain't happening...he will be playing in Spain.
That Is what I thought as well. When Blake is tired or in foul trouble you run Deandre and Davis When DJ is tired or in foul trouble you run Blake and Ivan Johnson Will we ever see Blake and Davis on the floor together? Most certainly , but I think we need a C and Small forward with those last two spots. Danny Granger and....

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CapsNClips
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Okafor will most likely get bought out also. Anybody have updates on Okafor's health?

tense2
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Here's a list from Rob Mahoney of S.I. of the potential (and some that have already been bought out) buy out list of players: http://nba.si.com/2014/02/21/nba-buyout-market-players-candidates-dann y-granger-glen-davis/ If we can't get Granger, I like Ronnie Brewer for his defense on the wing. Not much of a shooter to say the least, but good rebounder. ....

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CapsNClips
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Here's a list from Rob Mahoney of S.I. of the potential (and some that have already been bought out) buy out list of players: http://nba.si.com/2014/02/21/nba-buyout-market-players-candidates-dann y-granger-glen-davis/ If we can't get Granger, I like Ronnie Brewer for his defense on the wing. Not much of a shooter to say the least, but good rebounder.
Yikes, Ronnie Brewer? I think if we get another wing player, he should be able to hit a shot. ....

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tense2
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Yikes, Ronnie Brewer? I think if we get another wing player, he should be able to hit a shot.
We have the offense, especially when Redick returns, so I'd sacrifice a little offense for some much needed D. Obviously I would take Granger 1st, but chances he gets bought out and with other teams chasing him that may/probably won't happen. Hope I'm wrong though. ....

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CapsNClips
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We have the offense, especially when Redick returns, so I'd sacrifice a little offense for some much needed D. Obviously I would take Granger 1st, but chances he gets bought out and with other teams chasing him that may/probably won't happen. Hope I'm wrong though.
Metta is a better defender than Brewer though. He's a head case, but if we are talking on the court he's a much better basketball player. ....

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Icecoldclipper
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Metta is a better defender than Brewer though. He's a head case, but if we are talking on the court he's a much better basketball player.
Peace can not play the guard spot it would be a good idea to get Crawford back to helping the second unit consistently. ....

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tense2
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Metta is a better defender than Brewer though. He's a head case, but if we are talking on the court he's a much better basketball player.
He was, but not any more I'm afraid. The old World needs to be put to rest. Very Happy ....

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CapsNClips
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He was, but not any more I'm afraid. The old World needs to be put to rest. Very Happy
His Per 36 numbers are right on line if not a little better than his last year on the Lakers all while fighting injuries this year. He's good to go now and would be an asset defensively for us. He's still my #3 option after Clark and Granger though. ....

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Jerediscool
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anyone know anything about this lester hudson guy were looking at?

clipperboy24
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anyone know anything about this lester hudson guy were looking at?
He is decent. Better than wayans not that it means a lot. He can score he had a few good games for the Cavs for a while. ....

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tense2
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His Per 36 numbers are right on line if not a little better than his last year on the Lakers all while fighting injuries this year. He's good to go now and would be an asset defensively for us. He's still my #3 option after Clark and Granger though.
Injuries are very common now for a player like Metta and that's a big issue. Souring faster then 4 week old milk I'm afraid. ....

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wessleejr
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Granger next

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I'm not familiar with the NBA rules, so don't bash me if this thread makes no sense, but can't we keep signing d-league players to 10-days until we find that MR. RIGHT for a back-up sg, (behind DC), AND he can be PO eligible? If we can do this, who of our Topbuzz "EXPERTS" here thinks they know who we should try out? Even if we can't do this, in your fantasy world, who should we take a look at....

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clipperboy24
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I think reggie showed last night that he could be the answer for our injury resulting sg problems. Collison can man the PG position for the second unit and lets get Granger integrated. It's looking good. ....

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ClipperKyle32
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If that is the case we should cut Blake Griffin and sign his brother Taylor Griffin. And Cut Jared Dudley and sign Seth Curry. Now I am just joking , but there could be some hidden gems in the D-League. I think the Clips should go after Shannon Brown. 6'4 Shooting Guard with a WHOLE LOT of athleticism. He is 28 and been in the league for 7 years. I have always liked him. I think if he wasn't on a....

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LeftHook
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I think the problem with digging in the D League is that you'd have to find an SG that's better than the reserve SGs the Clippers have now. Otherwise, why not just use the reserves? Finding a starting SG from the D-League is easier said than done. Plus, Doc has a lot of confidence in his players to play different positions if needed. ....

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I posted this incorrectly on the Ben Gordon thread, oops: A guy I grew up with named Scott Suggs plays for the Knicks affiliate of the D League. He is a short 6'6 shooting guard, or a tall 6'5. He has some handles and can shoot, the only problem he has is that he isn't very stocky, reminiscent of Durant a few years ago. He played preseason for the Bucks but was cut before the season started. I would be so....

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Demock
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What about Manny Harris? Just a thought.

mj_shoefanatic
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No 10 day for Ivan Johnson? SHOCKING!

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No 10 day for Ivan Johnson? SHOCKING!
We don't really need him with the signing of Big Baby. ....

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calipublicist
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If we shut Redick down, I'd love the Clips to pick up World Peace. Get some toughness going into the post season. ....

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I think we should get a true 2-guard if Redick is not for sure getting back before PO's. I'm fine with Sasha if there's nobody else out there. I don't really see Bullock as a 2-guard, ball handling leaves a lot to be desired. ....

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toohipcliptoslip
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Lamar? I'm not pushing for it but the timing seems interesting. Unless he has a bad pinched nerve 2-3 weeks may not be out of the question. I'm not touting him but I wonder if Doc will. ....

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wessleejr
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Lamar? I'm not pushing for it but the timing seems interesting. Unless he has a bad pinched nerve 2-3 weeks may not be out of the question. I'm not touting him but I wonder if Doc will.
We have already two injured player, why add another injured, he just played two games in spain. Smile ....

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toohipcliptoslip
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We have already two injured player, why add another injured, he just played two games in spain. Smile
How injured is he really? Maybe not as much as you think. ....

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gman
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For those who do not know, Bynum out with sore and swollen knee. Per Marc J Spears Twitter. Lots of people wanted him here. ....

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ClipperKyle32
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^^^^^^^^ yeah we wanted Okafor as well. Health is more important

ClipperKyle32
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If Darren Collison is willing to walk this off season, and Livingston wants to return home to the team he is very grateful for, Should The Clippers pursue him? Clips could resign Baby and Granger and sign Livingston and pursue a Back Up Big in free agency or draft. Livingston 6'7 Crawford 6'6 Granger 6'9 Baby 6'8 New C 6'10-7'0 I mean that could be a great unit. I like Collison , but I do not think he stays unless we win a Chip. *Could Not Find Free....

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Agent0
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A bit pre-mature, but I wanted the team to pursue him last season. I liked him as a backup PG because he has the length to play SG or play in the back-court next to Paul without the team being undersized. I'm not sure Shaun will be so cheap anymore, if Collison decides to opt out, it is possible that they both command a similar range of salary, something in the $4M range, but who knows with all the PG's.....

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IF Collison is gone,why not? I like Shaun, he would fit the personality of this team

JQuick32
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How about Pau? http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nba/news/20140404/pau-gasol-los-angel es-lakers-kobe-bryant/ Values winning over money Wants to join a title contender Wants "a good situation" I'd gladly take him... anyone else feel the same way? ....

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tense2
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How about Pau? http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nba/news/20140404/pau-gasol-los-angel es-lakers-kobe-bryant/ Values winning over money Wants to join a title contender Wants "a good situation" I'd gladly take him... anyone else feel the same way?
Somebody will pay him more then the MLE so no. ....

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Dunkathon
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How about Pau? http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nba/news/20140404/pau-gasol-los-angel es-lakers-kobe-bryant/ Values winning over money Wants to join a title contender Wants "a good situation" I'd gladly take him... anyone else feel the same way?
I feel the same. Yeah, many might be able to offer him more than the MLE, but if the last paragraph of that column is correct, he would probably rather go to a contender. Doc might be able to get him to play more defense, too. ....

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How about Pau? http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nba/news/20140404/pau-gasol-los-angel es-lakers-kobe-bryant/ Values winning over money Wants to join a title contender Wants "a good situation" I'd gladly take him... anyone else feel the same way?
values money more than you think wants to join a contender while thinking he'll make the same amount of money ( thinks he deserves it) true he's washed up and his lack of defense and effort is second to none. I'll gladly take a bag of chips over him. ....

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Agent0
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Pau is better off played primarily a C now, and he would be a good option at C/F for this team, but Pau isn't interested in making MLE money, so that's the end of that. ....

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Dunkathon
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- values money more than you think wants to join a contender while thinking he'll make the same amount of money ( thinks he deserves it) true he's washed up and his lack of defense and effort is second to none. I'll gladly take a bag of chips over him.
I doubt even Pau is delusional enough to think he's worth $20 million. We'll see how free agency works out, though. See above. Also, Clippers are what I would call a contender right....

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I don't how possible it is, but I'd definitely like to see Gortat with us. Maybe Xavier Henry for a young athletic SF? ....

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CP3Heliflopter
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We need a better wing player for sure. That should be our priority. I don't think Granger is the answer. ....

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ClipperKyle32
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I like Gortat a lot , but as what? A bench player? Do you want to trade DJ? I like Henry a lot as well , but I'd much rather see Ariza or possibly even LeBron. Even if its at the cost of a Jamal Crawford ....

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comeONcraig
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I like Gortat a lot , but as what? A bench player? Do you want to trade DJ? I like Henry a lot as well , but I'd much rather see Ariza or possibly even LeBron. Even if its at the cost of a Jamal Crawford
I know DJ has made huge improvements, but lacks fundamentals. I like him, but I wouldn't mind trading him for a couple solid pieces. Maybe, a back up C and SF and getting....

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I'd like to see Jared Dudley... in any uniform other than ours.

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