Originally Posted by KG215
Which is why OKC would be a great trade partner.
We have three first round picks and two rookies with good potential in Lamb and PJ3. We're obviously in "win now" mode. As much as I like the potential of Lamb and Jones, they aren't going to progress and develop in OKC as quickly as they would somewhere else. I'd like to hold on to Lamb if at all possible, but if it meant getting Gortat in return, I could living with losing him in the deal.
You're not in win now mode. The Lakers are in win. now mode with a short window.
The Thunder are built for another 10 years and should make decisions based on that.