Poor Jazz Roster Construction

Discussion in 'Utah Jazz' started by SuperHooper, Sep 9, 2019 at 1:06 AM.

  1. Handlogten's Heros

    Handlogten's Heros Well-Known Member 2019 Award Winner

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    I believe the league intervened with Caruso... Can't have another super team after they finally broke up the Warriors. Morris is a poor man's Niang.
     
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  2. NUMBERICA

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    It’s gonna be cool when we get Aaron Gordon.
     
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  3. Ostertag>Duncan

    Ostertag>Duncan My Members Premium Contributor 2019 Award Winner

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    *fixed
     
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  4. SCS

    SCS Well-Known Member

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    You lost me when you suggested all of our options at 4 are "non athletic shooters". If you think Jeff Green and Royce O'neale aren't athletic I question whether or not you watch games.
     
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  5. Ellis269

    Ellis269 Well-Known Member

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    Caruso would’ve been a great option. Dude has skills and he’s been working this offseason. He is absolutely jacked.
     
  6. Handlogten's Heros

    Handlogten's Heros Well-Known Member 2019 Award Winner

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    That pic was photoshopped... he said so... everything else you said is true doe... I would have loved to have him... sigh...
     
  7. Ellis269

    Ellis269 Well-Known Member

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    I’ve seen the original picture and you could still tell that he’s packed on some muscle. He has a great opportunity to break out this year.
     
  8. Engorged On Unborn Gore

    Engorged On Unborn Gore Well-Known Member

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    Excuse my interruption of this brilliant thread... but this has to be the best JFC slam of the summer. Bravo!
     
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  9. Jazzman12

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    First off, it’s a bad take, secondly, with the salary cap, you’re simply not going to have EVERYTHING on your NBA roster. The Jazz aren’t going any further in the playoffs until they can score more points. Period.

    As badly as we all wanted the Gobert/Favors combo to work, it was something that was gonna hold us back until we decided to move on. I could give you numerous problems with the Raptors roster heading into last years playoffs, but in the end, that team ended up being greater than the sum of its parts. Hell, aside from Golden State these past few years, you could point out 2 or 3 fatal flaws from any of the legit “contenders”.

    While Utah’s offseason is just good on paper at this point, 1 major thing keeps bringing me back to the fact that it’s ok to be downright giddy heading into this season: This roster is constructed of proven players that compliment each other’s games almost perfectly. Even taking off my Jazz-colored goggles, there’s not many teams over the past 5-10 years that boasted a more complete roster.

    I’m absolutely convinced that the 6ers-Clippers-Jazz have far and away the 3 most complimentary rosters in the NBA.
     
  10. Rubashov

    Rubashov Well-Known Member 2019 Award Winner

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    I'd still rather lick a leper than touch that ****er
     
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  11. Wes Mantooth

    Wes Mantooth Well-Known Member

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    What numerous problems did the Raptors have?
     
  12. Douchebag K

    Douchebag K Well-Known Member

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    i'm guessing you've probably done that at some stage
     
  13. Shad

    Shad Well-Known Member

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    I did not make this post if anyone was wondering
     
  14. prodigy

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    Well he did say he loved what we did this offseason, not sure about the rest of the post. Who could have they realistically added at the 4. I can think of someone who is athletic like jordan bell who has defensive potential but his offensive game is very limited. Not sure if its worth it.
     
  15. Rubashov

    Rubashov Well-Known Member 2019 Award Winner

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    No but i would, just to tell ***** i had. ************ you think I give a **** about that? I ****ing licked a leper, your move.
     
  16. JimLes

    JimLes Well-Known Member

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    I don't think there's a single poster here who wouldn't have wanted to keep Favors while still getting all the players that we did.

    The FO had to choose, and based on the last couple of playoffs, I think they chose right.
     
  17. Lakers_Slapper

    Lakers_Slapper Well-Known Member

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    "Mr. Slapper isn't half as bad as what your mamma calls me at night. Check your birth certificate. Mr. Slapper, may answer questions you've been holding for years.
     
  18. Rubashov

    Rubashov Well-Known Member 2019 Award Winner

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    Dad? Is that really you? You ****ing deadbeat, you owe me 18 years of maintenance, pay or its your knee caps. Cash or cheque its up to you, 50k should cover it, by Monday. Thanks in advance for your understanding.
     
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  19. Mission Accomplished

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    Not drinking the Koolaid I see

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  20. Mission Accomplished

    Mission Accomplished Well-Known Member

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    Not going to be a popular post. Most of these fans are all in on the analytic bandwagon. We might as well not even play the games just have statistical simulations results for the season.

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