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Old 12-14-2006, 09:32 PM   #224
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Originally Posted by rubaiyat View Post
No doubt. That is a win now move. It doesn't exactly hamstring us, though I don't necessarily like giving up BOTH picks (smacks too much of the bad Kiki, good Kiki GOT us picks)
That's the thing, Kroenke has been trading away draft picks to avoid paying the luxury tax forever. Have no doubt of this.

But with Iverson, Kroenke has to say hello to the luxury tax for the next three years AT LEAST. Thats a HUGE move for him. Huge.

He goes from making money, to losing money. The Nuggs might be the object of his affection, but everybody has a breaking point. I seriously doubt he wants to take money out of his own pocket to watch the Nuggs for the next three years.
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