Tragardh blindsided by Taipans sacking
A DISTRAUGHT Cam Tragardh has questioned the Cairns Taipans morality after the NBL club decided to sack him with a year to run on his deal.
The 32-year-old forward will be paid out half of what he originally signed for after having his NBL contract terminated immediately.
The popular member of the Far North club says he accepts professional basketball is a business but challenged the ethics of dumping a player on the verge of a new season.
"The timing is the toughest pill to swallow ... I just got engaged and bought a house," Tragardh told the Cairns Post last night.
“I was completely blind-sided by the decision.
Bell said he was optimistic he could strike a new deal, with Illawarra, Adelaide and Perth the three likely options.Full story
Would've thought that the Hawks had a full frontcourt and needed guards and wings. Adelaide needs a tough big that plays defence. How's Perth's roster looking? Knight, Wagstaff and Hire? Redhage out of work? He could be a reasonable bench x-factor there?