Originally written on No Guts, No Glory  |  Last updated 7/9/13
There are gambles and then there are GAMBLES. I think we can all agree that signing Andrew Bynum is a GAMBLE seeing as though he didn’t play one minute last season because of his ailing knee.Yet and still, this hasn’t deterred the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Atlanta Hawks from pursing Bynum and hoping his knee is healed and he returns to his old self.Update on Cavs' pursuit on Andrew Bynum: ESPN sources say Bynum scheduled to be in Cleveland today for face-to-face recruiting sitdown— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 8, 2013Another Andrew Bynum update: ESPN has learned that Bynum has also scheduled face-to-face recruiting meetings in Atlanta & Dallas this week— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 8, 2013But why are these teams willing to take this chance? Let’s dig into this.Atlanta HawksThe Hawks just want a name to possibly build around. If Bynum is healthy, he can definitely be that guy. A healthy Bynum would also allow them to slide Al Hortford to the powe...
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