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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    What is a 10 day contract worth for a rookie?



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    The streak continues.


    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    I agree. We didn't choose Iowa State because it is easy. We chose Iowa State because it is awesome.
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    So frickin jealous of what they have in Ames. It's truly amazing what Fred has done coming in with 0 coaching experience.

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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Was browsing Chris Babb photos on Google image search and found this one amusing:




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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Great work Babb. Guy was a rock for us.



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Do work Chris



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    3 Hoiballers on NBA rosters right now.



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Cool. I'm psyched up. When is his first game?



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Go Chris Go!!!



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    Great news! Hopefully, he can stick!

    Here is a recent local Maine article on him. This may have been posted before, but if so deserves repeating here:

    Red Claws count on Babb to keep order on the court | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram
    "A very educated basketball player." Hmm, I wonder who his teacher was?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Psiclone View Post
    "A very educated basketball player." Hmm, I wonder who his teacher was?

    Must have been Dave Rice.



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    3 Hoiballers on NBA rosters right now.
    Maybe I'm wrong, but I don't think Royce officially signed yet.



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    What is a 10 day contract worth for a rookie?
    I believe around $27,200.

    10 days is 1/18th of the 180-day season. Rookie minimum is $490,180. 1/18th of $490,180 is $27,232.

    I could be wrong on the number of days in an NBA season for salary purposes, though. I read somewhere else the number is 170, which would make a rookie minimum 10 day contract worth $28,834. Either way, not too shabby.


    Last edited by kucyclone; 02-27-2014 at 10:47 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    I believe around $27,200.

    10 days is 1/18th of the 180-day season. Rookie minimum is $490,180. 1/18th of $490,180 is $27,232.

    I could be wrong on the number of days in an NBA season for salary purposes, though. I read somewhere else the number is 170, which would make a rookie minimum 10 day contract worth $28,834. Either way, not too shabby.
    I'd have to look it up to be sure (/lazy), but that 10-day contract might be worth just about as much as an entire typical DL contract.



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    Re: Babb to Celtics

    Great for Chris Babb. Hope he makes the most of it and secures a contact for the rest of the season. He always was a great clutch player, but usually at the end of games. Now he has to make clutch plays whenever they decide to give him some minutes.



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