OFFICIAL JULIUS RANDLE THREAD!!
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 998, 999, 1000 ... 1137, 1138, 1139  Next

 
Post new topic    LakersGround.net Forum Index -> LA Lakers Lounge Reply to topic
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
richmorgan12
Starting Rotation
Starting Rotation


Joined: 13 Feb 2017
Posts: 595

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:23 am    Post subject:

pio2u wrote:
What the Lakers can receive from a Julius Randle trade
Julius Randle’s name is once again the topic of discussion in the latest Lakers rumors.

Quote:
With the 2017 NBA Draft fast approaching you would think that the Lakers rumors around the established stars would fade. Rumors and reports are swirling that the Lakers may be open to trade power forward Julius Randle. Randle’s name has been in trade discussions before, and quite frankly, seems to be the most likely to get traded.


http://lasportshub.com/2017/06/17/lakers-rumors-get-julius-randle-trade/


Couldn't get past the second page. Drummond? Lol
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
pio2u
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 26 Dec 2012
Posts: 26335

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 5:38 am    Post subject:

Jules has become a hot topic of late. Zooming towards 1000 pages!
_________________
www.trendydeckpost.com
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Reply with quote
hydrohead
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 14 Jul 2003
Posts: 1026
Location: Lost Angeles

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:22 am    Post subject:

Quote:
Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
Lakers right at $15.6m in room (18-19) when you factor in their 2 first rd. picks this year and renouncing free agents except for Randle.

Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
LAL would need to move one of their large contracts (Deng, Mozgov, Clarkson) or not bring back Julius Randle to create the room.


This cannot be understated. With the other 3 contacts being immovable, and the current inability to offer a max in 2018, Julius is dead man walking.
_________________
40 win season!
Playoff bound!
SPEAK IT TO EXISTENCE!
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
yinoma2001
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 19 Jun 2010
Posts: 81756

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:23 am    Post subject:

hydrohead wrote:
Quote:
Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
Lakers right at $15.6m in room (18-19) when you factor in their 2 first rd. picks this year and renouncing free agents except for Randle.

Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
LAL would need to move one of their large contracts (Deng, Mozgov, Clarkson) or not bring back Julius Randle to create the room.


This cannot be understated. With the other 3 contacts being immovable, and the current inability to offer a max in 2018, Julius is dead man walking.


This is why JC is most likely being traded. 12.5m, and stretch one of Moz/Deng will get us 30m+ that we need for a PG13. Could actually keep Jules IIRC.
_________________
"You will be so appreciative of being able to stand, walk, run that you will train harder than you ever have. You see the belief within you grow with each mini milestone and you will come back a better player for it."

-Kobe to G.Hayward
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
PayasoLoco
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 07 Jul 2001
Posts: 13548

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 12:21 pm    Post subject:

Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Vancouver Fan
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 17 Apr 2006
Posts: 14111

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 12:23 pm    Post subject:

cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism
Lmao.
_________________
Music is my medicine
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
venturalakersfan
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 14 Apr 2001
Posts: 119851
Location: The Gold Coast

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 1:18 pm    Post subject:

hydrohead wrote:
Quote:
Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
Lakers right at $15.6m in room (18-19) when you factor in their 2 first rd. picks this year and renouncing free agents except for Randle.

Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
LAL would need to move one of their large contracts (Deng, Mozgov, Clarkson) or not bring back Julius Randle to create the room.


This cannot be understated. With the other 3 contacts being immovable, and the current inability to offer a max in 2018, Julius is dead man walking.


And that would be pure ignorance on the part of the FO.
_________________
#lakerclownshow
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
LakerSanity
Moderator
Moderator


Joined: 30 Nov 2006
Posts: 29255
Location: Long Beach, California

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:44 pm    Post subject:

Vancouver Fan wrote:
cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism
Lmao.


Yea, but right after that he talks about not knowing whether that means they have any thoughts about trading either. The entire article was speculative.
_________________
LakersGround's Terms of Service
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Vic5150
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 24 Jun 2005
Posts: 1748

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:08 pm    Post subject:

cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


Then it's managements job to figure out the best way to relay a message without ruffling feathers. Reports like this make the FO look so stupid.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
tox
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 16 Nov 2015
Posts: 10866

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:09 pm    Post subject:

Vic5150 wrote:
cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


Then it's managements job to figure out the best way to relay a message without ruffling feathers. Reports like this make the FO look so stupid.

Maybe this is their way of doing exactly that. Phil Jackson style
_________________
https://j.gifs.com/Rnqnbk.gif
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
unleasHell
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 16 Apr 2001
Posts: 8280
Location: Stay Thirsty my Friends

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:10 pm    Post subject:

cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


More like Handing-out Criticism of Deng's shoddy play...
_________________
BRING ON THE DANCING HORSES...!
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
LakerLanny
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 24 Oct 2001
Posts: 38007

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:18 pm    Post subject:

cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


Both could stand to play tougher on the floor. Especially on defense, but also more focused on offense. With more of an emphasis on winning than just "getting yours"
_________________
Love, Laker Lanny
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
22
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 05 Apr 2013
Posts: 15143

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:40 pm    Post subject:

I'm fine with trading for George now assuming #DonJulio stays. Don't touch Randle, Russell, Ingram, #2(Ball) Indy. They can have other assets which is as good a deal as it gets
_________________
Blake Griffin's ankles beware....Randle is coming
The youngins are YOUNG, let them learn.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Reply with quote
akk7
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 15 Oct 2005
Posts: 2726

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:44 pm    Post subject:

LakerLanny wrote:
cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


Both could stand to play tougher on the floor. Especially on defense, but also more focused on offense. With more of an emphasis on winning than just "getting yours"


I have barely seen D'angelo out there just trying to his. It's actually the opposite. When he could stat padding he looks like he doesn't care. The resident stat padding expert anpherknee can elaborate on this further.

Sometimes I feel like I'm watching something totally different.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
nash
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 23 Oct 2001
Posts: 8194

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:46 pm    Post subject:

LakerLanny wrote:
cKPayasoLoco wrote:
Ding reporting lakers concerned with Dlo and randles handling of criticism


Both could stand to play tougher on the floor. Especially on defense, but also more focused on offense. With more of an emphasis on winning than just "getting yours"


I believe that is the main reason players like Ingram and Nance don't get so much heat. Except by transition defense when I get mad at Ingram for ball watching a couple of times per game, he plays most of the game the right way just like Nance.

I find myself often frustrated with Julius for his lack of will to make the plays a team need to win and you can't see it on the stat sheet.

Julius usually steps up his game in crunch time going after blocks, but most of the game he misses too many rotations and switches when it is not needed. The coaching staff should drive him to improve his overall awareness.


Last edited by nash on Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:53 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
LakerLanny
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 24 Oct 2001
Posts: 38007

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:48 pm    Post subject:

akk7 wrote:


Sometimes I feel like I'm watching something totally different.


I agree. I think we are.

I am looking for some dog. Some scrap.

3rd year is a big one, he needs to hit big this year.
_________________
Love, Laker Lanny
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
22
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 05 Apr 2013
Posts: 15143

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:51 pm    Post subject:

y'all are exaggerating. Julius made those kinds of plays all the time. He was just like most other players in their 2nd year: inconsistent.

If he could bring consistent effort & kick up his shooting a notch he'd be an all-star. He's pretty much right where he needs to be. Sucks that he missed a year due to injury, but oh well.

Having the same coach/system for the 2nd year in a row should also help
_________________
Blake Griffin's ankles beware....Randle is coming
The youngins are YOUNG, let them learn.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Reply with quote
mirak
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 24 Jun 2005
Posts: 5083

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:58 pm    Post subject:

22 wrote:
y'all are exaggerating. Julius made those kinds of plays all the time. He was just like most other players in their 2nd year: inconsistent.

If he could bring consistent effort & kick up his shooting a notch he'd be an all-star. He's pretty much right where he needs to be. Sucks that he missed a year due to injury, but oh well.

Having the same coach/system for the 2nd year in a row should also help


I'd love to see Julius play with Lonzo.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Laker's Fan
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 27 Jun 2002
Posts: 6773

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:25 pm    Post subject:

How many more posts to 1,000........
_________________
2-3-7-14 Los Angeles
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
defense
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 12 Jan 2010
Posts: 23658

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:30 pm    Post subject:

in
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Baron Von Humongous
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 02 Jul 2015
Posts: 7395

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:32 pm    Post subject:

Give me Tristan Thompson focus on defense and I'm happy even without the 3pt shot.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
tox
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 16 Nov 2015
Posts: 10866

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:39 pm    Post subject:

Baron Von Humongous wrote:
Give me Tristan Thompson focus on defense and I'm happy even without the 3pt shot.

He needs one or the other to be a net neutral player. He needs both to become a bonafide star imo.

I'm not that confident in his 3 pointer ever being better than 31-32% so I hope he brings it on defense.
_________________
https://j.gifs.com/Rnqnbk.gif
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
MJST
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 06 Jul 2014
Posts: 11989

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:46 pm    Post subject:

*yawn*

It's almost like some people forget the entire reason you draft someone is to see if they play up to the level of getting that contract and if they do you sign them to it and you have the benefit of doing it, the way contracts work cause you drafted them.


The fact that some people are actually so scared that Julius will play well enough to need to be paid a big contract and THEIR REACTION to that isn't "OMG HE'S PLAYING UP TO THE LEVEL OF THAT KIND OF CONTRACT!?!? WHAT A GOOD GET FOR US!!" but instead "We can't afford to have him play well and thus make us have to pay him so we should move him!!"

I swear, some fans got it all backwards. Ya'll are focused so much on saving money you have no clue what to do with it once you've got it.

If Randle plays up to be worth a 15-17 million dollar a year contract this coming season, YOU PAY HIM THE 15-17 MILLION DOLLAR A YEAR CONTRACT AND THANK YOUR LUCKY STARS HE FELL TO YOU AT 7.

You don't RUN from having to pay him. The entire point of drafting him was hoping he'd play to that kind of level, and thus it would mark off another name you'd have to chase in free agency, because you got a 'name' you drafted.

Get with it.
_________________
How NBA 2K18 failed the All-Time Lakers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxMBYm3wwxk
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
dao
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 02 Jan 2013
Posts: 4905

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:50 pm    Post subject:

hydrohead wrote:
Quote:
Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
Lakers right at $15.6m in room (18-19) when you factor in their 2 first rd. picks this year and renouncing free agents except for Randle.

Bobby Marks @BobbyMarks42 18h
LAL would need to move one of their large contracts (Deng, Mozgov, Clarkson) or not bring back Julius Randle to create the room.


This cannot be understated. With the other 3 contacts being immovable, and the current inability to offer a max in 2018, Julius is dead man walking.
he will be a pacer soon imo. Financially, it makes little sense for us to keep him and give him a 20+ million dollar contract. Ingram/George are our starting forwards longterm. There's no room for Randle. He's not good at the 5. His ball handling and distributing responsibilities will be minimal with Russell/Ball/Ingram/George. He's gone imo.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Truck Turner
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 28 Apr 2011
Posts: 3651

PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:53 pm    Post subject:

MJST wrote:
*yawn*

It's almost like some people forget the entire reason you draft someone is to see if they play up to the level of getting that contract and if they do you sign them to it and you have the benefit of doing it, the way contracts work cause you drafted them.


The fact that some people are actually so scared that Julius will play well enough to need to be paid a big contract and THEIR REACTION to that isn't "OMG HE'S PLAYING UP TO THE LEVEL OF THAT KIND OF CONTRACT!?!? WHAT A GOOD GET FOR US!!" but instead "We can't afford to have him play well and thus make us have to pay him so we should move him!!"

I swear, some fans got it all backwards. Ya'll are focused so much on saving money you have no clue what to do with it once you've got it.

If Randle plays up to be worth a 15-17 million dollar a year contract this coming season, YOU PAY HIM THE 15-17 MILLION DOLLAR A YEAR CONTRACT AND THANK YOUR LUCKY STARS HE FELL TO YOU AT 7.

You don't RUN from having to pay him. The entire point of drafting him was hoping he'd play to that kind of level, and thus it would mark off another name you'd have to chase in free agency, because you got a 'name' you drafted.

Get with it.


I don't think most people are worried about paying him tbh. I think it's more that some people didn't want Julius to being with, made sweeping declarations about his lack of skill/talent and don't want to budge from that stance.

The keep saying "I don't think he's worth that kind of money" as if last season was the best we could possibly see from him, even though we've seen continual improvement from him.

As I said before the second contract a player gets in the league is usually based on their potential moving forward more than how good they currently are. Julius has undoubtedly shown flashes of something special and he's continued to improve during his time in the league.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    LakersGround.net Forum Index -> LA Lakers Lounge All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 998, 999, 1000 ... 1137, 1138, 1139  Next
Page 999 of 1139
Jump to:  

 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum






Graphics by uberzev
© 1995-2010 LakersGround.net. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Terms of Use.
LakersGround is an unofficial news source serving the fan community since 1995.
We are in no way associated with the Los Angeles Lakers or the National Basketball Association.


Powered by phpBB