Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs sign Clark 2 yrs 9 mil (p. 54)

Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby escobar8 on Mon Apr 29, 2013 2:26 am

he disappeared in play offs...but considering this year is basicly first year where he got big minutes...
the bright side is that we can resign him for much less than two months ago...
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby lakersyunowin on Mon Apr 29, 2013 4:10 am

clark's real value lies somewhere near the middle of where he was playing fantastic, and his play late in the season and in the playoffs...closer to the bottom. not what we thought he was.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby JSM on Tue Jun 25, 2013 6:08 pm

Sam Amico of Fox Sports wrote:Reports that the Cavs are considering Los Angeles Lakers forward Earl Clark in free agency are accurate, sources said. Current Cavs and former Lakers coach Mike Brown is supposedly a fan.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby abeer3 on Tue Jun 25, 2013 6:31 pm

i'll be surprised if someone offers clark more than the lakers will. if so, their funeral. I really like him and hope he stays, but you can't be giving him a full MLE offer, especially if, like the cavs, you're not capped out. that's a waste of space, imo. a capped out team reaching for him makes more sense.

i'd offer 3 years, 9 million. enough to scare off teams with the mini mle, but not so much as to kill your own flexibility.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby LTLakerFan on Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:13 pm

JSM wrote:
Sam Amico of Fox Sports wrote:Reports that the Cavs are considering Los Angeles Lakers forward Earl Clark in free agency are accurate, sources said. Current Cavs and former Lakers coach Mike Brown is supposedly a fan.


Yeah you could tell Potato was a huge fan with all the plying time he never gave him.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby OX1947 on Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:51 pm

LTLakerFan wrote:
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Sam Amico of Fox Sports wrote:Reports that the Cavs are considering Los Angeles Lakers forward Earl Clark in free agency are accurate, sources said. Current Cavs and former Lakers coach Mike Brown is supposedly a fan.


Yeah you could tell Potato was a huge fan with all the plying time he never gave him.


hahahahhahahahahahah. Mike Brown is such a chode.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby puffyusaf#2 on Tue Jun 25, 2013 10:21 pm

I can't imagine Clark going to play for Brown who never played him
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby Ariza3 on Tue Jun 25, 2013 11:30 pm

he'll stay a laker. he said he'll take less money to play. he wants to be a laker no matter what. not worried about him leaving or us trading him. he played too well and has so much potential for us at the 3 or 4 for us to let him go.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Second Wind?

Postby revgen on Tue Jun 25, 2013 11:44 pm

LTLakerFan wrote:
JSM wrote:
Sam Amico of Fox Sports wrote:Reports that the Cavs are considering Los Angeles Lakers forward Earl Clark in free agency are accurate, sources said. Current Cavs and former Lakers coach Mike Brown is supposedly a fan.


Yeah you could tell Potato was a huge fan with all the plying time he never gave him.


As bad as D'Antoni is, he knew how to get more out of his role players than Brown ever did. Meeks, Blake, Clark, and Jamison actually started producing when he took over. Unfortunately, his system just didn't work with our core players which led to friction in the locker room and eventually Kobe taking over.

Brown was the exact opposite. He relied so heavily on our core and treated the role players like crap.

If D'Antoni is the coach next season, I hope he and the core players come to an "understanding" about the team's identity.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby lakersin4 on Wed Jun 26, 2013 1:11 am

The one piece of upside to the Cavs possibly overpaying Earl is that he seems really loyal to us & I'm sure if Mitch said we need a TPE to have a chance at filling the void, Earl would ask that of the team signing him. A 5M or so TPE is a decent asset with so many teams trying to create space. I'd much rather keep Clark for around 3 years 9M.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby lakerfan2 on Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:45 am

Earl - you mean that Mike Brown that never played you?
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby CaCHooKa Man on Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:52 am

clark for the number 1 pick
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby JSM on Wed Jun 26, 2013 2:59 pm

KEVIN DING ‏@KevinDing 39m
Lakers are interested in bringing Earl Clark back, but we'll have to see how the free-agent market goes for him.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby karacha on Thu Jun 27, 2013 12:34 am

Bring the kid back. Has potential, works hard on his game, good attitude.

Oh yes, the length factor too. :man9:
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby JSM on Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:56 pm

Mark Medina ‏@MarkG_Medina 10m
Got off the phone from Earl Clark's agent Kevin Bradbury. He talked with "two or three teams" including Lakers about interest in Clark

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Bradbury said Clark hasn't mapped out whether he's looking for multi-year deal or one-year deal. Depends on how serious interest is
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby JSM on Sun Jun 30, 2013 10:03 pm

Sean Deveney ‏@SeanDeveney 2m
Earl Clark heard from the @Lakers to open free agency. But he will visit the @Cavs on Tuesday, I am told.


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The Lakers also expressed interest in resigning surprise reserve Earl Clark shortly after the free agency period began at 9 p.m. PST on Sunday night, a conversation Clark’s agent said “went well” and that they plan to resume talks on Monday. Still, the Lakers’ interest in Clark will hinge on what he attracts in the open market.

My guess is they'll tell him to go see what kind of offers he can get and then determine whether to offer a comparable offer or not, depending on how much a team like the Cavs are willing to overpay.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby therealdeal on Sun Jun 30, 2013 10:04 pm

I really hope he stays.

But if he doesn't, I hope we target Elton Brand RIGHT away.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby JSM on Sun Jun 30, 2013 10:14 pm

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The Cleveland Cavaliers' interest in Earl Clark is real. They have liked him for quite awhile. They'll meet with Clark at some point.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby therealdeal on Sun Jun 30, 2013 10:17 pm

This franchise makes no sense sometimes...
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby dwighthowardsdad on Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:07 pm

I want him back. He's got some raw potential. If he can develop a jump-shot and become more fundamentally sound on defense, he can be so valuable...
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby Ariza3 on Mon Jul 01, 2013 2:19 am

hope he comes back. good backup PF for us if we sign some new players at the SF and SG spots.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby lakersin4 on Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:17 am

I really want Earl back & think he can become a very good player here but if the Cavs want to overpay him we have to let him go. He's not THAT good right now. If they offer something like 5m, he has to go. I think he's a great fit with both Dwight & Kobe & will play himself into a bigger contract here than in Cleveland. Hope he makes the right decision.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby Doc Brown on Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:27 am

If does end up going to Cleveland, it would cool if we could do a Sign and Trade......

Clark for CJ Miles.

He only makes 2.25 million.
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby dwighthowardsdad on Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:38 am

Don't we have his bird rights?
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Re: Earl Clark Discussion: Cavs May Target Clark (p. 52)

Postby Pig Miller on Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:40 am

yes i believe. not that i fully understand the new cba though.

i think we can bring clark back for the same price as what hill is paid. i'd be surprised if earl goes elsewhere, unless someone overpays for him ($5M and up range)
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