I think it gets done, adding a power forward, but sometimes I feel like Charlie Brown wanting to kick the football in my optimism.
I don't think James Jones is blind to the situation. It could well be a trade is already agreed upon and we are waiting on NBA rules to allow it to proceed.
Devin Booker comes in 15 and Chis Paul 13 in ESPN's top 100. The Suns have other players in the top 100 like Deandre Ayton, IIRC, at 37.
This could well be but my best guess it is fully guaranteed because Payton was signed when most of the other free agents were signing. I think Payton would have been reluctant to sign for less than the veteran minimum after starting for the Knicks most of last season. I haven't seen anything...
Although Elfrid Payton and Chasson Randle are not shooters sometimes I think Ryan McDonough was not far off when he envisioned distributors that could shoot at both guard positions. Unfortunately Dragic did not want to play shooting guard.
Here is another snippet from the second of the two part article about Jarrett Jack.
By Duane Rankin Arizona Republic:
“My first order of business is blowing the whistle and making him run. I got to make him do a suicide. That would be hilarious. CP has seen just about any and everything there...