Archive - Jun 18, 2010
NBADraft.net recently was able to get a hold of a few transcripts of conversations made by NBA General Managers before they made some fateful draft choices.
Summer 2003 – Detroit
Joe Dumars is sitting in his office and watching game tape from the 1989 Finals.
Joe Dumars: Hello?
Isiah Thomas: Joe! How’s it going? It’s Zeke.
2010/11 Orlando Magic Payroll: $79.6 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $23.5 million over cap
By Eric Yearian
Jerome Jordan, a native of Jamaica, picked up the game of basketball at a late age. Attending Tulsa, where he has played for four years, he has grown by leaps and bounds. Known primarily as a defensive player capable of blocking or altering virtually any shot, the “Jamaican Sensation” has focused on preparing himself for the NBA game the past few years.