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    Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Too bad for Mike T, hopefully he finds another home in the NBA.

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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    That stinks.



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Hopefully he can find some place in the NBA and not have to go back to the D-League.


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Will he still be in the dunk contest next year?



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    I thought they were liking him? (The little I follow the NBA)

    Is this a performance move entirely? Or more of a roster move?



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Someone will pick him up. Didn't he show some promise, in scoring 30-something against the Knicks. I could probably go for 15 against the Knicks, but still...


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Quote Originally Posted by DaddyMac View Post
    I thought they were liking him? (The little I follow the NBA)

    Is this a performance move entirely? Or more of a roster move?
    They did like him, unfortunately with the trade they made acquiring three players from the T-Wolves last week, there wasn't a roster spot available and he was on a one-year contract.

    It may be tough for Mike to find a spot elsewhere with the economic situation. A lot of teams will probably not have the 15 player max roster, opting to carry 13 or 14 to save a few hundred grand instead. My guess is he will get a try-out for training camp elsewhere and end up in the D-League or making a good living overseas.



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    I think he'll get on somewhere. The dude has heart.


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    He'll get picked up.


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    He was 13th on the team in minutes played on a team that wound up with the 1st pick in the draft.

    I wouldn't say it's any sort of guarantee at all that he gets picked up somewhere.



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    He won't start the season on a team, but he will get picked up after injuries, etc. happen mid season.



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    i think he will get picked up pretty fast, he has a good burst that a team will look for off the bench.. im thinking stayin in Cal and a team like Golden State, or NO would be a good fit


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    I think hes still scheduled to be in the dunk contest this year


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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    I think hes still scheduled to be in the dunk contest this year
    Got any link from the NBA saying this, or is this just a CF myth?



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    Re: Mike Taylor Waived By Clippers

    If he can't play in the NBA, he could be our life-skills coordinator at Iowa State.



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