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Not on topic but if we can pull off kelly for lonzo I think we can take a round or two in the playoffs. Curry lonzo wiggins green looney with poole, lee, wiseman jta and baze is a nice rotation , lonzo would fit even better next year when klay is back, he'd slide perfectly into the iggy role

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I know it’s a bit late to make this comment, but the last few games I’ve been feeling like Oubre was playing like they told him he’s getting traded. I didn’t post it because he was also coming off some minor injuries, and I didn’t feel like it was too helpful. Now the rumors are circulating, Kerr is saying he’s talked to a few guys, and Oubre’s gameplay has been less enthusiastic than usual. Personally I wish they would keep him and sign him next year, but the writing may be on the wall. If they do trade him, I sure hope they get something good in return. Unfortunately I remember earlier in the year reading somewhere that if they unload his contract before the trade deadline, they don’t have to pay the taxes - so that could come into play as well. I supported the tanking last year to get under the cap and pick up some draft picks, but I will be bummed if they try the same business this year.

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I'm pretty sure it's just the bum wrist on his shooting hand... I also thought he hurt his thumb recently as well (got fouled and he kept holding his thumb) but it hasn't been mentioned anywhere so maybe that's not a big deal.

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No. Absolutely not. Umm, he’s been injured. And Kerr just said today (other video coming, but he’s said it before, but then again I guess you’re not a channel subscriber and watching every video, so that’s fine) that he goes out of his way to tell players what he knows about trades, as it’s Bob’s job ultimately, not his. And so if he went out of his way to go talk to Oubre and help his mental when the Lonzo rumors popped, the math does not make sense for your thesis in your first sentence.

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are you saying Oubre is absolutely not getting traded, or the possibility of trade is absolutely not impacting his game?

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They spent all this time getting Oubre acclimated and he’s showed he could play at his ceiling. The math also does not portend a trade, as there are no players that fit the profile of the Warriors (not Oladipo, not Gordon), and we would be foolish to trade the MIN pick. But, hey, never say never, and trades are always sexy NBA content.

Should I write a post about this? It seems obvious to me, but I’m entrenched in the beat and you probably don’t listen to every single word uttered at Warriors media availabilities. It would be a straight copy/paste from our Discord discussions, too. Maybe you should subscribe (only $1/mo currently for Discord, or free if you subscribe to the website at $5/mo)?

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Remind me how to get on the discord server (I subscribe to LGW). I think I need to send someone an email but forget who and how I find their address. Maybe put the instructions on the “subscriber perks” section? Regarding Oubre, the biggest question mark for me is if they don’t trade him, will he sign next year to probably come off the bench. I know Klay won’t be playing heavy minutes, but I would anticipate Oubre wants a starting slot, and I can’t blame him. Any insight on that?

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The Discord is my own thing and comes as a bonus to subscribers, but only assuming they are a good fit. I can shape my Discord community the way I prefer. As such, it is not a “subscriber perk” even though it is, as such I do not have to put it in that section if I don’t want to spend the extra time doing so (I literally do not know how to update that section as we speak, so...). You can email me at rich@letsgowarriors.com to further the discussion. Thanks.

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This is nuts! Is Drew burning bridges on his way out of town?? or is he doing a favor for someone in the W’s organization who’s in a power struggle with Kerr?

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Wuttttt?!?!? Stop it, Andre 🤣🤣🤣

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Drew or false? False!

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Just saw the video on YouTube and came back here... knew there was going to be something taken out of context in that tweet... drew shiller click baiting

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