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    Default Pre-Results: The Definitive Analysis On Walsh, The Plan, Our Knicks,

    With Miami and Riley looking like the true titans following through on their demand for "dynasty", we can only blame...ourselves.

    Miami upped their pimp game to bring in the prized ho' by offering him such potential. They did this through their recent dealings.

    I immediately went ballistic and posted repeatedly on this; demanding Walsh respond, or risk everything that Plan 2010 was ultimately supposed to be about.

    Riley's deals did a couple things:

    They made our Jeffries deal look amateurish.

    They put the pressure on us to respond and --regain-- our competitive edge.

    I strongly felt we needed to do so. And outlined many scenarios to do just that. It mainly revolved around Gallo and also feeing up the SF spot for Bron.

    Much of KO was resistant, and Walsh clearly was, too.

    The clear surge of the Heat is just reality coming in.

    But this one is on us.

    Hopefully we get "lucky". Still a chance.

    But we have sat back like the fat mopey kid in gym class, praying we don't get picked last.

    The stakes were enormous for us. A good plan demanded great execution.

    Walsh's was mediocre.

    A half-measure, lacking the killer instinct to go all the way.

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    Anything to do with Jefferies doesn't originate with Walsh.

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    Dude, the Heat already had Wade. That makes their job infinitely easier than what Walsh had to do when he first took over.

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    I would have had a meeting with Miami GM, Sacramento GM, James+Bosh+Wade and their agents.

    Get the big 3 to agree they would play in NY over Miami if NY had the cap space to do. Then give Miami the chance to take Gallinari + Chandler + Curry in exchange for cap space needed. If they say no, then get Sacramento to agree to the same deal.

    What would you rather have...Gallinari + 50 mil cap space or Lebron/Bosh/Wade?

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    Originally Posted by TR1LL10N
    Dude, the Heat already had Wade. That makes their job infinitely easier than what Walsh had to do when he first took over.

    Agreed...Walsh started this at least 3 steps behind the Heat, having to clean up all of Isaih's blunders first before creating space.

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    Seriously, if the three of them wanted to play together it was only ever going to be Miami. I don't know why people can't understand that.

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    Originally Posted by MilhouseVsEvil
    Seriously, if the three of them wanted to play together it was only ever going to be Miami. I don't know why people can't understand that.
    How do you figure that. The only thing they had was cap space to sign 3 max FA. The knicks would have had that too had they decided to trade Gallinari, Chandler, Douglas with Curry to a team under the salary cap to free up more cap space.

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