Found September 05, 2012 on
Andray Blatche does not have an NBA team. He needs somebody to want him in a bad way, and is hoping to convince the Brooklyn Nets they need his services. He played in only 26 games last season for the Washington Wizards, averaging 8.5 points and 5.8 rebounds per contest.
The Wizards have since used their amnesty clause on the 26-year old big man, and are paying him to stay away. He worked out for the Nets this week, but all we know is what can be surmised from his Twitter account.
The following via NetsDaily.com:
Andray Blatche hasn't tweeted since Saturday morning. At 7:42 a.m., not long before Howard Beck reported that Avery Johnson would meet with him, Blatche wrote, "I'm up and ready for this workout a Lil nervous tho." He added he had lost 20 pounds recently "just grinding."
Five hours later, he wrote, "It doesn't really matter where you start it's where you finish." As of Sunday night, nothing else."...
BEST OF MAXIM
There is no doubt that Andray Blatche had a horrific year last year. He was booed at home games & he was unfairly criticized for the Washington Wizards failure. Blatche is a unbelievably talented player. He can do pretty much anything he wants on the offensive side of the ball. He just needs to polish his game and find a few go to moves with his back towards the basket...
Andray Blatche will almost certainly sign with the Nets or Heat.
Marc J. Spears: Free agent F Andray Blatche has agreed in principle to a 1-year contract paying the minimum with the Brooklyn Nets, a source told Y! Sports
Although this is unguaranteed, I cant see him not making the team. This is a good pickup for BK. Im sure Avery Johnson will keep his head on his shoulders. Which i think is the most important thing for him. He's got talent...
The Brooklyn Nets are close to signing Andray Blatche, with a deal likely to be completed by the end of the week.
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TELLING IT LIKE IT IS
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