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Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby converge241 » Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:05 am

Redraft 10 team 5x5 roto

Johnny Damon
Brian Duensing
[ FOR ]
Robinson Canó
Josh Hamilton
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby bigmck » Fri Jul 15, 2011 2:18 pm

There is a section devoted to Trade Offers. Please put your future messages there.
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby DattKemp27 » Fri Jul 15, 2011 9:45 pm

I hate to veto a trade, but there is no way someone would make this trade with any rational reasoning. I think its safe to say their is something wrong here
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby lane_anasazi2 » Sat Jul 16, 2011 12:33 am

That's a terrible trade. If your league has "training wheels" veto rules (voting, or comish evaluates "value" or something) then it should get vetoed. If both managers are trying to improve their team it's a fair trade - can't argue. But I can't think of any reason the side giving up Hamilton and Cano could possibly give for that improving their team. Duensing and Damon are borderline rosterable in a 10 team mixer. You could almost certainly get comparable players off the WW.
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby ABA316 » Sun Jul 17, 2011 2:11 am

No way this should go in a redraft..what I wanna know is how was that accepted in the first place?
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby mkultra » Mon Jul 18, 2011 5:46 pm

This trade reeks of either collusion or screw-the-noob. Ask the player getting Duensing and Damon how he thinks the trade helps his team.
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby converge241 » Wed Jul 20, 2011 4:28 pm

bigmck wrote:There is a section devoted to Trade Offers. Please put your future messages there.


I wasnt aware we were no longer reviewing if a trade should be vetoed here in the commish corner thread, when did this change and where is it located?
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Re: Thoughts on Vetoable?

Postby converge241 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:04 pm

Wasnt a trade offer, accepted trade that caused some controversey. I would say a Trade Offer ceases to be once accepted?

Hate to be a pain but ive been a round for a while and If the commish corner's no longer going to be used for this thats fine IF it comes to that actual decision being made but have to speak up for its years of usage in this way while its being questioned/debated. Very very valuable to ahve this here I would say ;-D

Have you seen how busy DTKW is? I worry about people jumping in saying "dont take this offer" when its an accepted trade or the like
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