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Next Stars targets for next season

Matt Logue has an article up on the Telegraph but it's behind a pay wall.

Could someone please tell me what it says about next stars targets for next season?

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Anonymous  
Last month

Hopefully none. Draft n stash much better, like louzada.

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Aussie  
Last month

Hopefully none. Draft n stash much better, like louzada.

I'm not sure why you would say this.

Do you think this seasons crowd figures would be as high without Lamelo Ball?

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Anonymous  
Last month

There is no one with ball following in the coming seasons.

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Damo75  
Last month

Only names mentioned are Cade Cunningham (Oklahoma State), Evan Mobley (USC) and Terrence Clarke (Kentucky).

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LC  
Last month

Here is a look at some Next Star prospects for next season:

12 tantalisingly possible Next Star prospects for 2021

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Anonymous  
Last month

Sotto is the only bacon earner.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Jalen Green would be worth the price of admission. Kai Sotto is on that list lol the great filipino NBA hope, kid is a major stiff.

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Anonymous  
Last month

I would like to see the Hawks with multiple next stars next season

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Anonymous  
Last month

can terry Armstrong stay for a 2nd year as a next star? I cant see him being drafted

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D2.0  
Last month

"can terry Armstrong stay for a 2nd year as a next star? I cant see him being drafted"

I don't see why not, it would make sense, he is still very raw.
And if he turned that 2nd year into a draft pick, it would be an even greater endorsement for the program.

It will be interesting to see how the draft goes for Ball and Hampton.
As I understand it, they make a HUGE production out of it.
Can you imagine if NBL teams took out say 2 of the top 10 picks.

It might be a bit late, but it is certainly going to boost the profile of the program

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Anonymous  
Last month

I think the default Next stars contract is two years so unless they mutually agree to part ways we may see Terry back

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Anonymous  
Last month

Ball and Hampton have slipped to 3 and 8 in the latest pre draft, so playing certainly helped them as being injured they have fallen. My problem with it is a player like Armstrong is on 100g paid for by the league and can't get on the court because he’s so average at present. He’s earning more than half his team that are playing.

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From a local standpoint I would like to see Giddey, King or Wigness but Jalen Green jumps out as a high draft pick and would be a massive boost to the team that could get him.

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LC  
Last month

By all accounts, Giddey is as good as gone to college already.

Wigness & Kind are realistic NBL options, while Jalen Green would be a massive coup.

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D2.0  
Last month

"I think the default Next stars contract is two years"

You're right, it seems to be, so I think Hawks get a payout when Ball is signed to an NBA team, and a player not signed could presumably come back as a stash.
However I did read somewhere that Armstrong was only one year..

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D2.0  
Last month

"My problem with it is a player like Armstrong is on 100g paid for by the league and can't get on the court because he's so average at present. He’s earning more than half his team that are playing."

That's why it's paid by the league, and besides, I can assure you that most players get more than many people estimate.
It would only be the real end of the bench guys who would be getting less.

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Absolutely right Dazz only 9-11 men on squads would be on less than 100K.

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