Travis Leslie:D-League Call up. WTH?

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  1. UGLI baby

    UGLI baby Well-Known Member

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    So whts happening?
     
  2. Weezur

    Weezur Well-Known Member

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    Right on queue

    Alex Kennedy ‏@AlexKennedyNBA
    It sounds like Raja Bell will be the player the Jazz waive to make room for D-League call-up Travis Leslie. Leslie will join team tomorrow.

    **** I wanted Watson to go.
     
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  3. UGLI baby

    UGLI baby Well-Known Member

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    Coo
     
  4. NUMBERICA

    NUMBERICA Well-Known Member

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    Radical.
     
  5. vegas

    vegas Well-Known Member

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    Mark Spears tweeting signing is expected tomorrow.
    Bill Oram tweeting Leslie was inactive tonight.
     
  6. Jazz Spazz

    Jazz Spazz Inconceivable Staff Member

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    Just heard from a source that the call up was not to play, but to help Corbin with rotations.
    It was a coaching call up, and this kid apparently has special skills in teaching how to use players and develop them properly while still winning.
     
  7. Stifle Tower

    Stifle Tower Punch Bowl Re-Filler

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    Sounds like KOC has trained him well!
     
  8. Stifle Tower

    Stifle Tower Punch Bowl Re-Filler

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    Knowing how KOC HATES leaks, he probably called Leslie back and told him "sorry, "loose lips sink ships, so we've changed our mind."
     
  9. UGLI baby

    UGLI baby Well-Known Member

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    I want Leslie, but not if it costs us Bongo
     
  10. Xthren

    Xthren Well-Known Member

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    thats what she said
     
  11. JayCamjazzfan

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    So no mo Roger Braille jokes or shenanigans?
     
  12. nightmare3983

    nightmare3983 First BF League CHAMP Contributor

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    Did Alex Kennedy tweet this today, meaning Leslie will join the team tomorrow?
     
  13. nightmare3983

    nightmare3983 First BF League CHAMP Contributor

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    I'm not going to let go of the jokes or shenanigans!
     
  14. Weezur

    Weezur Well-Known Member

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    He tweeted it last night but he's in a diff time zone.
     
  15. Stoked

    Stoked Well-Known Member Contributor 2018 Award Winner

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    I love that the Jazz hosed Bell on the playoffs. HAHAHA
     
  16. Saint Cy of JFC

    Saint Cy of JFC Well-Known Member

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    Is it too late for him to sign with any teams?
     
  17. orangello

    orangello Well-Known Member

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    I just read 155 and still nothing concrete.
     
  18. nightmare3983

    nightmare3983 First BF League CHAMP Contributor

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    He can sign with a team, but he can't play in the playoffs. Right after that deadline passed Raja was still hoping to sign with a team even through the end of the regular season.
     
  19. Thee jazz fan

    Thee jazz fan Well-Known Member

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    Bell hosed himself. The jazz tried to negotiate a buyout of his contract, and throughout the year, but Bell refused every offer till the jazz finally said screw you, and cut him, if if the rumors are true.

    Lol... Bell did this to himself.
     
  20. Jazz4ever

    Jazz4ever Well-Known Member

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    It is strange a player with his length and athleticism wasn't taken earlier. Going by his college numbers, he didn't improve much from his 2nd to 3rd year in college. His three point percentage specifically took a dive down to 30% which may have scared off GMs. A SG without a 3 point shot isn't a very attractive prospect. He hasn't played much since college up until this year in D league so there is still a lot of unknown and potential it would seem. He is still very young, will turn 23 later this month, the same age Matthews was when he was signed by the Jazz. It is a very low risk, high reward signing, KOC does it again!
     

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