FanPost

Trade idea: Rudy Fernandez for Jonny Flynn

Trade idea: Rudy Fernandez for Jonny Flynn

--

Both teams benefit.

-

Blazers:

-Gain a legitimate backup PG, and maybe more.

-Ameliorate the log-jam at SG.

Twolves:

-Gain a decent SG, and a teammate for incoming Ricky Rubio

-Ameliorate the log-jam at PG

---

Thoughts?

---

Me:

-Jonny Flynn's "market value" is low now, so it is a good time to pick him up if you think, like I do, that he has the potential to become an accomplished point guard. He may be shorter than a typical NBA PG, but that is not necessarily a bad thing -- a la J.J. Barea.

-Rudy Fernandez is not a good fit for the Blazers. While he can shoot, his real talents lie in movement on and off the ball, and occasional playmaking. Those talents will never be availed in Portland. On the Twolves, however, with Rubio manning the helm, it is easy to envision him playing a complete game.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Blazer's Edge

You must be a member of Blazer's Edge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Blazer's Edge. You should read them.

Join Blazer's Edge

You must be a member of Blazer's Edge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Blazer's Edge. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker