Originally written on Crossover Chronicles  |  Last updated 10/20/14
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Luis Scola is maybe the most underrated 15 and 8 big man in the NBA. In a world where Omer Asik gets paid like Patrick Ewing, and Roy Hibbert gets maxed out like a top-10 NBA player, the Suns locking Scola in for three years at just over $4 million per deserves a standing ovation. After Scola was amnestied by the Houston Rockets, each of the NBA's teams entered a blind auction in attempt to win his services. Reports indicated that multiple teams were intersted, including the Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks. John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 620 had the following contract details, via ArizonaSports.com: Luis Scola gets 4.1, 4.5 and 4.9 million over next three years from Suns but only 440K is guaranteed in year 3. Suns President of Basketball Operations Lon Babby released the following statement on the move: "We are excited to have won the bid for Luis Scola and to add a player of his caliber to our roster. We greatly value the production he will bring and the lea...
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