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Forum: CBA 02-16-2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,273
Posted By jjbballfan
Thats just bad negotiating..... $2,500 a night...

Thats just bad negotiating..... $2,500 a night for those 2 arenas and no concessions? man.........no wonder why there is money problems.....
Those arena's if you can even call them that are nothing...
Forum: CBA 02-16-2008, 08:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,273
Posted By jjbballfan
$2,500 is a lot from my research..... atleast...

$2,500 is a lot from my research..... atleast upfront..... Most venues charge a relatively low upfront fee then take $1 or $2 off of each ticket sale which goes for setup cost..... however most...
Forum: CBA 02-16-2008, 01:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,273
Posted By jjbballfan
This is just weird...... I do understand that...

This is just weird...... I do understand that Tuckman is in a tough spot, he was put in a tough situation but some of it I think he saw coming.... I still have yet to figure out why he didn't just...
Forum: D-League 02-14-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,222
Posted By jjbballfan
I still think Tulsa is a tough market no matter...

I still think Tulsa is a tough market no matter where you play.... you have Tulsa and Oral Roberts to compete with, plus OU and OSU on television..... I would of thought a move to Witchita Falls...
Forum: CBA 02-13-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,698
Posted By jjbballfan
Expansion???? 30 teams? Ya Right..... I think...

Expansion???? 30 teams? Ya Right..... I think what the CBA needs to do is sure up teams, cut the bad ones get a base and then expand, the one step back before you can go forward idea.....

Great...
Forum: CBA 02-12-2008, 01:33 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,714
Posted By jjbballfan
I think if the CBA wants to be viable it will...

I think if the CBA wants to be viable it will have to go the way of the Dleague on some issues......

1. Have the league pay the players directly the teams will pay a sum up front that goes...
Forum: D-League 02-07-2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 654
Views: 214,614
Posted By jjbballfan
I'm sure that Bismark was good early because...

I'm sure that Bismark was good early because people were excited and now its like o ya the Wizards, might catch the game if I can.... The odd thing is the Skyforce's attendance has surged since...
Forum: D-League 02-05-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,869
Posted By jjbballfan
i think there is ways to make the Dleague...

i think there is ways to make the Dleague showcase work with 20+ teams.... you could go to a city with 2 venues that could house it..... Rapid City (though not in the Dleague currently) has 2 arenas...
Forum: Men's Basketball 02-02-2008, 11:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,488
Posted By jjbballfan
Ok the question was what is the break even point...

Ok the question was what is the break even point for a D-league team....

Here is what I understand.... The NBA pays the salaries and gives the parent clubs so much for per diem and housing.......
Forum: Men's Basketball 02-02-2008, 11:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,654
Posted By jjbballfan
Ways to improve the NBDL

We have been commenting on different threads about what needs to change so I thought just create a thread devoted to the issues itself.....

Here is what I think needs to happen....

1. I think...
Forum: D-League 02-02-2008, 03:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,924
Posted By jjbballfan
I watched parts of the Toros game and had no...

I watched parts of the Toros game and had no problems..... the only place I have had consistent problems with it Tulsa.... there feeds don't work they don't report attendance heck I sometimes wonder...
Forum: CBA 01-31-2008, 11:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,230
Posted By jjbballfan
Joseph Forte was ACC freshman in I think 2000...

Joseph Forte was ACC freshman in I think 2000 with UNC, he was drafted 21 after leaving as a sophomore, he never panned out in the NBA was in the Dleague a few years ago and now is in Europe...he...
Forum: CBA 01-31-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,230
Posted By jjbballfan
Is this former UNC star Joe Forte's brother?

Is this former UNC star Joe Forte's brother?
Forum: D-League 01-30-2008, 12:16 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
I have some updates.... Cedar Rapids........

I have some updates....

Cedar Rapids..... Should know the fate of this by next week, apparently it is the RimRockers franchise that will be co-owned between the current Rimrocker owner and 5...
Forum: ABA 01-28-2008, 11:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,710
Posted By jjbballfan
If I (theoretically) bought the ABA what would I...

If I (theoretically) bought the ABA what would I get? I will honestly say though if you look at it, the ABA looks like a goldmine..... I would personally run the business maybe have a secretary and...
Forum: D-League 01-28-2008, 09:20 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
I think that to have 30 or more teams a few...

I think that to have 30 or more teams a few things will have to be done...

1. first you will have to raise pay and lower assignment pay.... What I mean is if a rookie is assigned he shouldn't be...
Forum: D-League 01-28-2008, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,869
Posted By jjbballfan
I agree with you there but the point I am getting...

I agree with you there but the point I am getting to is I have heard Isaiah and other Northeast clubs say that there affiliate is too far away and that they play a system they don't like and so on,...
Forum: Men's Basketball 01-27-2008, 12:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,488
Posted By jjbballfan
Anaheim, Albuquerque, Tulsa, Bakersfield, and...

Anaheim, Albuquerque, Tulsa, Bakersfield, and Colorado have had a pretty bad year with attendance.....

Anaheim-- I think Anaheim is a joke they say that advertisements is what keeps them a live...
Forum: D-League 01-25-2008, 11:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,664
Posted By jjbballfan
why not just do this.... a limit of 5 gm...

why not just do this....

a limit of 5 gm decision moves (trades/releases for personal reasons)

And then when you need a guy you pick whoever you want whenever you want not this if you are...
Forum: D-League 01-25-2008, 11:52 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
My idea would be 30 teams would be affiliated in...

My idea would be 30 teams would be affiliated in a given year... like baseball the parent clubs will be in charge of the agreements with the minor league club... The part of having 40 teams is so in...
Forum: D-League 01-25-2008, 08:15 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
I think in 10 years there may be as many as 40...

I think in 10 years there may be as many as 40 teams (30 affiliated and all the players owned by the parent club, plus 10 free agent or a veterans league) I have talked to people from the Dleague and...
Forum: D-League 01-25-2008, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,869
Posted By jjbballfan
I think everybody wants to paint themselves as...

I think everybody wants to paint themselves as the Celtics minor league team..... The question I have is do the Celtics want there minor league team there? I don't know but it seemed as if they were...
Forum: D-League 01-24-2008, 12:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,877
Posted By jjbballfan
what about the skyforces PG.... I think hes from...

what about the skyforces PG.... I think hes from Syracuse but I'm not sure Bailey might be his last name I'm not sure I have heard good things about there pg whoever it is though.....
Forum: CBA 01-22-2008, 01:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,718
Posted By jjbballfan
The reason I like them is for numerous reasons...

The reason I like them is for numerous reasons and I have never been in 500 miles of Pikeville.

They run the team as professional as a CBA team has been ran in the last 2 years. They may not be...
Forum: ABA 01-19-2008, 06:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,673
Posted By jjbballfan
My friend and I are thinking of getting a team...

My friend and I are thinking of getting a team started... he owns a bar and is pretty good basketball player and has friends that are pretty good so we figured we could play at the local hs, pay the...
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