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She_Growls
12-09-2006, 11:59 AM
9th December, 2006 - 11:48 am
Pioneer Press -
Just because Kevin Garnett made a public plea for Minnesota to acquire Allen Iverson, doesn't mean it will happen.

"No trade," owner Glen Taylor said during the Wolves' 110-103 victory over Utah on Friday night at Target Center. "It isn't that I don't like him. Just money-wise, it wouldn't work out."

Jim Gray, reporter for ESPN, announced on the air that Iverson told him in a telephone interview Friday that he was heading to Minnesota. He came back on the air soon after to say that he had been "duped," admitting, "I was talking to an imposter....

http://realgm.com/src_wiretap_archives/43651/20061209/taylor_says_iverson_wont_come_to_minnesota/

V2M
12-09-2006, 12:18 PM
That' good to know... I figured they had the best chance of all just 'cuz how desperate they could be from all that losing!

birdsanctuary
12-09-2006, 12:38 PM
I've looked at possible deals with Minny, and bottom line if they get Iverson back which can be done for Foye, Hassell, James (dec 15th) & McCants they won't have enough left to compete with the western big 5 SA, Dallas, Hou, Utah, or LA...

Minny needs to get the fire sale going, they have no other option...

bobatundi
12-09-2006, 08:19 PM
Jim Gray, reporter for ESPN, announced on the air that Iverson told him in a telephone interview Friday that he was heading to Minnesota. He came back on the air soon after to say that he had been "duped," admitting, "I was talking to an imposter....

http://realgm.com/src_wiretap_archives/43651/20061209/taylor_says_iverson_wont_come_to_minnesota/

further proof jim gray is a moron.

mary
12-09-2006, 10:14 PM
Jim Gray is a moron..but in his defense its probably not his job to screen the calls.