FanDuel Promo Code $100 Money Back

* NBA Front Office

Blank 
Denver Nuggets Minnesota Timberwolves Oklahoma City Thunder Portland Trailblazers Utah Jazz :: Boston Celtics Brooklyn Nets New York Knicks Philadelphia 76ers Toronto Raptors 
Golden State Warriors Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Lakers Phoenix Suns Sacramento Kings :: Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers Detroit Pistons Indiana Pacers Milwaukee Bucks 
Dallas Mavericks Houston Rockets Memphis Grizzlies New Orleans Pelicans San Antonio Spurs :: Atlanta Hawks Charlotte Hornets2 Miami Heat Orlando Magic Washington Wizards 
Blank

Author Topic: Two teams per person?  (Read 900 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Garfield

  • League Moderator
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2011
  • Posts: 8786
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Two teams per person?
« on: May 02, 2012, 08:12:22 AM »
Because of this league's complexity, it's very well possible that we don't find 30 dedicated people with decent CBA knowledge and the right attitude. (The latter includes forgiveness towards fixing mathematical blunders on the go, as well as genuine interest in learning how contracts can be constructed under the Gilbert Arenas rule.)

More importantly, we really need all participants to be responsible for their franchise's future in the long term, especially in case of teams under the salary cap. Let me explain based on an example: whoever gets the Bobcats or the Hornets must embrace the rebuilding process by investing in young players, wisely using his draft picks for a year or two, and then slowly improving in season 2 or 3 (OKC too were the worst team in this league once, y'know). The worst thing that could happen to our game is some win-oriented kid with little respect for how the NBA really functions, who starts off by overpaying a couple of aging losers and then quits after a month, while complaining about Kemba's struggles in the +/- category.

Going further, since the league will focus strongly on contract construction and such, it's very possible that managing teams like the Lakers or the Bulls - with their rotations fixed and their salaries just under the hard cap - will be less exciting (and surely less time-consuming).

All this leads me to a conclusion that maybe it makes sense to have two teams assigned to every GM: one in each conference. Preferably, one would contend and the other in the middle of a painful rebuilding, so that you can enjoy the ins & outs of both processes. Practical changes would include the yearly fee rising to $4, and of course transfer ban between your two franchises.

Thoughts?
Skype: stefek-burczymucha
Leagues I run: Advanced NBA, Cycling, All-Europe Football

Offline Ayden

  • All-Star
  • **
  • Join Date: Apr 2012
  • Posts: 986
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2012, 09:15:39 AM »
I like it
Check out www.sportcodex.com

The future of sports social networking!

Offline DeanO22

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 2189
  • Bonus inPoints: 36
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2012, 10:41:30 AM »
I am ok with it too.  How would we decide on the 2 teams?  I am fine with a team given to me instead of choosing both.

Offline Garfield

  • League Moderator
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2011
  • Posts: 8786
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2012, 10:52:51 AM »
How would we decide on the 2 teams?

That's kinda secondary :)
  • Let's see if people like the idea.
  • Let's see if I have more than 15 applications. In that case I'll have the luxury of preparing the Collective Bargaining Agreement Knowledge Test of Doom, CBAKToD (TM), to directly eliminate people who don't know absolutely anything and don't care enough to look it up.
  • Let's discuss together who gets what. Shouldn't be difficult. First all the die-hards get their home team. Then you look at the other conference and name a couple of teams that you like (either like per se, or like the challenge of their salary situation). Then we try to make everybody as happy as possible :)
Skype: stefek-burczymucha
Leagues I run: Advanced NBA, Cycling, All-Europe Football

Online CRS245

  • *Senior Staff
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 30409
  • Bonus inPoints: 27
    • View Profile
    • Buy me a beer
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2012, 11:02:02 AM »
Outsider's view - I like that idea Garfield.
Learn about :Commish: inPoints and the Invitationals.

Offline NickF

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 3968
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2012, 01:26:44 PM »
i like this idea... we will have to have a good trade committee to make sure nobody takes advantage of having 2 teams.

Offline RenoDelft

  • All-Pro
  • ***
  • Join Date: Jan 2012
  • Posts: 1482
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2012, 05:29:22 AM »
I will follow the other managers.
Concern could indeed be trades between those teams having the same manager.....

Offline Garfield

  • League Moderator
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Dec 2011
  • Posts: 8786
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2012, 05:32:36 AM »
Don't worry guys, like I wrote above: trades between your two franchises are forbidden. Trading with only 28 other teams should be realistic enough! :)
Skype: stefek-burczymucha
Leagues I run: Advanced NBA, Cycling, All-Europe Football

Offline IndianaBuc

  • All-Pro
  • ***
  • Join Date: May 2011
  • Posts: 1690
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #8 on: May 03, 2012, 09:37:37 PM »
Sounds good to me,I like the idea of diehard team and challange team.

Offline Orange Country

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: May 2011
  • Posts: 14012
  • Bonus inPoints: 1281
    • View Profile
Re: Two teams per person?
« Reply #9 on: May 03, 2012, 10:57:09 PM »
I don't see any issue with each GM taking 2 teams.

 

With Quick-Reply you can write a post when viewing a topic without loading a new page. You can still use bulletin board code and smileys as you would in a normal post.

Warning: this topic has not been posted in for at least 120 days.
Unless you're sure you want to reply, please consider starting a new topic.

Name: Email:
Verification:
Type the letters shown in the picture
Listen to the letters / Request another image
Type the letters shown in the picture:
Last name of MLB all-time HR leader:
New England Patriots QB last name:

Forum Search


Quick Profile

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Chat Room

Refresh History
  • indiansnation: This is a fun league alot of good owners
    September 26, 2016, 08:04:19 PM
  • Jonathan: Moments after Joe Buck gives glowing testimonial to Eli Manning's "clutch" skills he tosses interception to Redskins.
    September 26, 2016, 08:36:50 PM
  • PigsRule: :NHL: Franchise NHL wants 4 more owners. Starting our 7th season. [link]
    September 27, 2016, 08:12:20 PM
  • Tarheels55: what's up
    September 28, 2016, 08:37:53 AM
  • Tarheels55: 1
    September 28, 2016, 08:41:41 AM
  • Tarheels55: Team headers are gone
    September 28, 2016, 08:43:17 AM
  • chrisetc21: who killed the shout out?
    September 28, 2016, 09:57:38 AM
  • Ginstwin: Is the chat broken? i cant see any . Maybe its all whispers!!
    September 28, 2016, 10:06:19 AM
  • Tarheels55: is anyone receiving PM;s?
    September 28, 2016, 11:05:55 AM
  • Tarheels55: Can anyone see the teams in Headers for each league?
    September 28, 2016, 11:07:08 AM
  • Tarheels55: NOT GOOD
    September 28, 2016, 12:21:39 PM
  • Tarheels55: Are PM's working?
    September 28, 2016, 12:27:59 PM
  • snugerud: loud noises
    September 28, 2016, 12:38:06 PM
  • snugerud: peeep peep
    September 28, 2016, 03:44:17 PM
  • Jonathan: this site is really jacked up
    September 28, 2016, 05:08:10 PM
  • Jonathan: LOL too funny. Only images that work are on my jacked up TGF header......
    September 28, 2016, 05:17:45 PM
  • Jonathan: :bla:
    September 28, 2016, 05:20:25 PM
  • cho34: ello
    September 28, 2016, 05:21:24 PM
  • Jonathan: :CHI:
    September 28, 2016, 05:21:39 PM
  • Jonathan: Images still work though..... :doh: Oh well
    September 28, 2016, 05:22:10 PM
  • Jonathan: Well, if your in any league and having problems, go to official rosters and look for team
    September 28, 2016, 05:22:58 PM
  • cho34: test
    September 28, 2016, 05:52:02 PM
  • Eric: Where did the chat go?
    September 28, 2016, 09:30:44 PM
  • Eric: What happened to site leadership? MIA?
    September 28, 2016, 09:31:10 PM
  • Eric: .
    September 28, 2016, 09:32:34 PM
  • Eric: .
    Yesterday at 12:24:07 AM
  • cjbeckel: Anyone out there?
    Yesterday at 03:10:19 AM
  • cjbeckel: For some reason the chat room said their was no conversation until I made a post.  What leagues are left on this site?
    Yesterday at 03:11:51 AM
  • cjbeckel: .
    Yesterday at 05:50:37 AM
  • cjbeckel: .
    Yesterday at 07:17:00 AM
  • cjbeckel: .
    Yesterday at 08:16:31 AM
  • Tarheels55: chat needs fixed
    Yesterday at 08:50:56 AM
  • Tarheels55: .
    Yesterday at 08:51:55 AM
  • Jonathan: :win:
    Yesterday at 10:35:13 AM
  • Tarheels55: fix the BooYah! thing will ya
    Yesterday at 10:57:54 AM
  • chrisetc21: Who broke the shout thingy?
    Yesterday at 02:43:41 PM
  • snugerud: bippity boppity
    Yesterday at 03:16:56 PM
  • Jonathan: Forget Ricky Williams and Larry Czonka. Through 3 games, QB Ryan Tannehill leads Dolphins with 54 rushing yards.
    Yesterday at 05:58:29 PM
  • Jonathan: .
    Yesterday at 08:24:23 PM
  • Tarheels55: test
    Today at 10:12:48 AM
  • benmartinawards: Chat room keeps showing up empty.. Odd
    Today at 10:18:58 AM
  • Jonathan: .
    Today at 11:17:17 AM
  • CRS245: fixed
    Today at 12:30:15 PM
  • benmartinawards: Hey CRS245, can you return my PM about my request? It was never added as promised. :(
    Today at 12:32:03 PM
  • benmartinawards: Once added, I'll leave ya alone ;)
    Today at 12:32:34 PM
  • CRS245: ahh the link, I need to get that in the portal
    Today at 12:45:22 PM
  • benmartinawards: Please do :)
    Today at 04:19:25 PM
  • Flash: :NYY: and :MIL: available in FGM
    Today at 05:18:17 PM
  • indiansnation: Hey guys
    Today at 07:57:33 PM
  • janesvilleaces: hey indians
    Today at 08:03:36 PM