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[Offseason] ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Coaching Changes

Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:47 am

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Hope y'all will enjoy this one as much as my other ones :)

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Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:48 am

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Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:48 am

Prologue

“So let me get this straight kid, you just graduated from college, got your first degree; and you are applying to be our assistant general manager?” The man looked up from his comfortable seat and peered upwards through his thin, half-rim spectacles.
“That is precisely the case sir “
“Mr….Lai was it?” The man said as he slowly took off his glasses, “Do you realize how many interviews I have done throughout the course of this week?”
“I’ll imagine quite a few”
“So what makes you think you are even qualified to talk to me right here, right now, taking up my time? You know and I know that the possibility of you landing this job is beyond slim!” The man exclaimed loudly
“Why is that an issue?” Lai fired back, “With all due respect, sir, this position isn’t even the one I want, it’s just that it’s the only one being offered right now”
“Well, which job did you want?”
“Yours”

After a brief moment, the man raised his eyebrows in amusement, as if he couldn’t believe what he just heard. He picked up the cup of water on his desk and took a sip.
“Intrigue me, why would I take a risk hiring you” the man asked,
“If you risk nothing, then you risk everything” Lai said as he flashed his confident, and borderline arrogant smile.
The man chuckled, put his glasses on and took another sip of water.
“Mr Lai, I don’t know if they taught you this in your university, but it takes more than cliché quotes to run a business, let alone manage an NBA franchise”

“Then again, you got some guts, I’ll give you that.” The man continued, “We need someone like that around here, and out of the 24 candidates we’ve interviewed, you are the only one who showed some fire.”
Lai smiled, “So I get the job?”
“Not so quick kiddo, you got through me, you gotta get through him too” the man said as he picked up the phone and dialed an extension
“Boss? Got one here, gimme a time. Tomorrow? Got it”
The man turned to Lai, “Come back tomorrow morning, the real test is coming right up”

✧✧✧✧✧

For probably one of the first times in his life, Leo Lai was nervous. Obviously, he didn’t show it, but his stomach was turning over and over again.
Of course he was going to be nervous, anybody would be nervous if they were to sit down in front of an elderly, but imposing man for the last 10 minutes without a single word being uttered by both sides. It was a suffocating silence that seemed like it will go on forever.
“It’s as though I’m on a trial or something here!” Lai thought to himself as his mind raced through all the potentially nerve-wrecking moments in the past, but it was to no avail. Not even the night before his high school basketball finals was this bad.

Finally, the old man spoke. “I’ve looked at your resume. It’s basically a blank sheet of paper to us.”
Lai swallowed hard and didn’t dare to look the man in the face. He knew one wrong move and his chances of landing the job are all but over.
“However…”
Lai looked up, there might be some hope afterall!
“I did like that quote of yours” the old man finished, and Lai could only assume the slight twitch on that old, emotionless face was an attempt to smile.
“He told you about it huh?” Lai asked in amusement,
“Wouldn’t be doing his job if he didn’t, would he?” the old man replied as he picked up a pen and signed on a piece of paper on his desk, “This, is a contract stating the terms of your employment. Read it, sign it, and keep it if you will”
Lai took the contract slowly and almost methodically, “I am going to be working in the NBA!” he thought to himself as he scanned the terms of agreement and signed on the dotted line. Apparently, he was also going to be considerably richer than he was in his university days.

With that done, he offered his hands with his new boss, who waved him off, and proceed to head out of the office. Work starts tomorrow and he has a whole afternoon to go apartment shopping. Lai smiled as he walked outside onto the pavement. He was 21, got more than enough money in the bank, and is the assistant general manager of an NBA franchise;

...and this is just the beginning.
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Re: Valor's 2K13 Association

Postby #thierry on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:50 am

Good luck man! Any clues about the team? :cheeky:
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Re: Valor's 2K13 Association

Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:52 am

Thierry • wrote:Good luck man! Any clues about the team? :cheeky:

Cheers man, clues...mmm lets just say it's not a superstar loaded team :P

Man you are fast...
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Re: Valor's 2K13 Association

Postby Lamrock on Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:16 am

Looking forward to this. (Y)
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Re: Valor's 2K13 Association

Postby #thierry on Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:19 am

I was just surfing the forums... Hopefully it's not one of the teams I have in my shortlist :P
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Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 12:19 pm

Lamrock wrote:Looking forward to this. (Y)

Thanks Liam! What'd you think of the title?

Thierry • wrote:I was just surfing the forums... Hopefully it's not one of the teams I have in my shortlist :P

Haha what are the teams on your shortlist though?
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Re: Legacy Arise - Valor's 2K13 Association

Postby #thierry on Wed Nov 07, 2012 2:03 pm

Portland (still the top choice. I have a big plan for this guys), Dallas, Denver and Boston...
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Postby Valor on Wed Nov 07, 2012 2:05 pm

Thierry • wrote:Portland (still the top choice. I have a big plan for this guys), Dallas, Denver and Boston...

I have already decided on my team, and all I can say is only one of those you listed were in my consideration :P
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby dare on Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:04 pm

So many new stories, good luck to this man. (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Sit on Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:00 pm

Nice start - I reckon you chose Chi-Town.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby George7 on Thu Nov 08, 2012 12:27 am

Νice!! I'm going to follow this for sure!! Let's see what team you're going to choose,and in case it coincides with one of mine I might change my selection in order to have some more variety in the section :P
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Lamrock on Thu Nov 08, 2012 4:12 am

I predict Chicago as well, given that they aren't as stacked as they were the last couple seasons. Either way, like the first chapter and excited for the season to start.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby #thierry on Thu Nov 08, 2012 5:20 am

George7 wrote:in case it coincides with one of mine I might change my selection in order to have some more variety in the section


That's exactly what's happening to me! I'll wait a couple of days... :whistle:
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby dare on Thu Nov 08, 2012 5:32 am

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George7 wrote:in case it coincides with one of mine I might change my selection in order to have some more variety in the section


That's exactly what's happening to me! I'll wait a couple of days... :whistle:

Same here :lol:

Also I'm waiting for some decent rosters
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Martti. on Thu Nov 08, 2012 6:14 am

Hmm, can't think of another team besides the Bulls, Lakers have too many stars.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Axel. on Thu Nov 08, 2012 6:20 am

Will be following. Great start so far with the prologue. (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Valor on Thu Nov 08, 2012 11:04 am

dare wrote:So many new stories, good luck to this man. (Y)

Haha yeah glad that the section is getting more active again for sure

Sit wrote:Nice start - I reckon you chose Chi-Town.

They were in my final five for sure - Charlotte, Chicago, Sacramento, Minnesota, and Memphis :wink:

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George7 wrote:in case it coincides with one of mine I might change my selection in order to have some more variety in the section


That's exactly what's happening to me! I'll wait a couple of days... :whistle:

Same here :lol:

Also I'm waiting for some decent rosters

Haha thanks guys, and don't let me stop you from picking a team you want! I think as long as you are interested in making the asso it doesn't matter if another story is being done with that same team, everyone's teams n stories are different so it's not going to be the same anyways :wink:

Martti. wrote:Hmm, can't think of another team besides the Bulls, Lakers have too many stars.

Well you know I'm never going to use the Lakers :lol: or Heat, Celtics, Clippers, OKC, Milwaukee, Detroit, Toronto, Indiana.... :lol:

Axel. wrote:Will be following. Great start so far with the prologue. (Y)

Cheers mate, hoping for good things with this one (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Doof on Thu Nov 08, 2012 4:20 pm

Memphis! Im using griz and so far having fun!

So that i can also relate to your story and possibly get ideas from you :)

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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby hova- on Thu Nov 08, 2012 6:36 pm

Good luck with this one. Pretty arrogant, but successfull. I doubt it's the Bulls.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Valor on Thu Nov 08, 2012 10:14 pm

mpac wrote:Memphis! Im using griz and so far having fun!

So that i can also relate to your story and possibly get ideas from you :)

Will be following this!

Thanks mate! Only knock on Memphis is their uniforms really, they will be a real intriguing team to build with for sure (Y)

hova- wrote:Good luck with this one. Pretty arrogant, but successfull. I doubt it's the Bulls.

Cheers! Yeah arrogance/overconfident is pretty much how this virtual Leo Lai is :P

Thanks for the support guys, will reveal the team tomorrow night. Got a day trip with my buddies tomorrow to celebrate the end of exam so peace out fellas :P
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Justine. on Fri Nov 09, 2012 12:05 am

Following. Love the Prologue, I recalled a scene in the series Suits with that job interview of Lai.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Prologue!!

Postby Valor on Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:54 pm

Justine. wrote:Following. Love the Prologue, I recalled a scene in the series Suits with that job interview of Lai.

Thanks man! I haven't heard of Suits before but I'll take that as a complement :P Surprised I can write a story that resembles a story :lol: :lol:
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Postby Valor on Sat Nov 10, 2012 12:59 am

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    Bulls Hire Leo Lai as Assistant GM

    August 14, 2012 -- The Chicago Bulls announced today that the team has hired Leo Lai to be the team’s Assistant
    General Manager.

    Hailing from New Zealand, the 21 year old Lai is a fresh university graduate, and has had no experience in the NBA,
    or in any professional sports organisations. He was a basketball star back in his high school days in Hong Kong, and continued
    to play throughout his college years but has never made that step into the big leagues. The only experience he has had with
    basketball outside of playing is coaching amateur teams as an assistant.

    "I'm very excited and grateful for this opportunity," Lai said, "I think I have a lot to bring to the table and I look forward
    to contributing to this organization's success"

    It is very interesting as to why the Bulls made this decision to hire an unknown youngster. Bulls vice president of basketball
    operations said that "there is more than meets the eye" with Lai and he has "full confidence that (Lai) will excel at his job".

    Bulls Owner and chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was not available for comments.

    Lai is the first person of Hong Kongese decent to work in a NBA front office.




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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby dare on Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:18 am

Are you going to play without D.Rose or is he magically going to recover? :lol:
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Valor on Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:24 am

dare wrote:Are you going to play without D.Rose or is he magically going to recover? :lol:

That was fast :lol:
I'm going to find an editor to edit in all the injuries, so yes, going to play without D-Rose (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Lamrock on Sat Nov 10, 2012 2:11 am

Fine choice, good sir. (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby #thierry on Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:22 am

Good choice man. Playing without Derrick will make it interesting :wink:
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Valor on Sat Nov 10, 2012 5:58 pm

Lamrock wrote:Fine choice, good sir. (Y)

Glad you approve :)

Thierry • wrote:Good choice man. Playing without Derrick will make it interesting :wink:

It's gonna be damn tough for sure, I just hope I can score with Deng n Booze :lol:
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Sit on Sat Nov 10, 2012 7:37 pm

I called it. :)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby George7 on Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:32 pm

nice choice (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby hova- on Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:49 am

Really did not think you'd take the bulls this time. But should not be a problem. Without Rose, it will be tough. I like Hinrich though. (Y)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Valor on Tue Nov 13, 2012 10:43 am

Sit wrote:I called it. :)

Yes you did (Y)

George7 wrote:nice choice (Y)

Cheers George7!

hova- wrote:Really did not think you'd take the bulls this time. But should not be a problem. Without Rose, it will be tough. I like Hinrich though. (Y)

I actually really did give Charlotte and Minnesota a real hard consideration. Minny had the better uniforms over Charlotte but I don't like the roster as much (too much o, no d. plus its already pretty much built ). Charlotte had the more intriguing roster but not as good looking uniforms....and well, they are the Bobcats :facepalm2:

In the end, my love for Chicago won out :lol:
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Justine. on Tue Nov 13, 2012 8:18 pm

As expected from a Bulls fan. Good luck man :)
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Red Rocket on Wed Nov 14, 2012 9:20 am

Haven't been in a while but cheers for keeping these great associations. Good luck to you, as it'll be hard getting this better than your 2K10 one.
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Re: Legacy Arise - Team Revealed!!

Postby Valor on Fri Nov 16, 2012 10:33 am

Justine. wrote:As expected from a Bulls fan. Good luck man :)

Hahaha yeah can't get enough of playing with the Bulls, cheers!

Red Mamba wrote:Haven't been in a while but cheers for keeping these great associations. Good luck to you, as it'll be hard getting this better than your 2K10 one.

Thanks for reading Red, I hope it will be better, cause if not it means I haven't improved :lol: (Y)
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Chicago, IL – The Chicago Bulls insist they can be more than just a run-of-the-mill team without Derrick Rose. They're off to a winning start.

Starting in place of the injured Rose, the former/new Bulls point guard Kirk Hinrich led the charge with 12 points and a game high 12 assists, and the Chicago Bulls used a sound defense to defeat the Sacramento Kings 91-77 in the first game of their 2012/13 season, one which the former MVP Derrick Rose will most likely miss due to the torn ACL suffered in last season’s playoffs.

Carlos Boozer added 17 points and 15 rebounds, while Luol Deng led all scorers with 22 points alongside 8 rebounds.

"It's one game out of 82," Hinrich said. "Good start. But we have a lot of basketball to be played."

It was a winning night all around for Chicago, with Taj Gibson agreeing to a four-year, $38 million extension just before the deadline.

Gibson broke the news after emerging from a meeting with executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson and general manager Gar Forman following the game. The new deal kicks in after the season, and it locks in one of Chicago's key players for the long term.

It was a surprising turn, considering he had said before the game that he was turning down the Bulls' offer. That would have meant becoming a restricting free agent, with the Bulls holding the right to match any offer from another team.

The Bulls did give up 17 offensive rebounds and a staggering 100 field goal attempts to the Kings, and they certainly have some work to do if they're going to get by while Rose recovers, but they'll take this.

Chicago started the game in a solid fashion before breaking out in the second quarter. They never trailed at any point in the game and even led by as many as 20 at one point.

Led by DeMarcus Cousins, the Kings front court played with plenty of energy and effort, hitting the offensive boards in a frenzy and totally dominated the glass from start to finish. However, they just couldn’t hit a shot.

Cousins would finish with 11 points and 17 rebounds (6 offensive), but he went 4 for 24 from the field thanks to the defense of the Chicago bigs. Rookie Thomas Robinson finished with 8 points and 9 boards (5 offensive), while Jason Thompson came off the bench and added 6 points alongside 10 rebounds.

Despite all the effort from their bigs however, there was no way to compensate for the bricks that were thrown up by their guards in the game. Tyreke Evans had what was probably his worst game as a pro, finishing 1 for 13 for just 3 points while Marcus Thornton went 1 for 10 for 2 points. Isaiah Thomas did have 16 points and 6 assists, but he was one of the few bright spots for the Kings.

This time last year, the Bulls were eyeing a championship run. Now, with Rose sidelined, there's a different vibe around Chicago.

To many, they're treading water until Rose returns. The Bulls, of course, don't see it that way.

They insist they're going to fight and claw the way they always have, and that's what they did in this game.

"We're not going to change our style of play," coach Tom Thibodeau said. "That has to be consistent. It has to start with our defense and rebounding, taking care of the ball, playing inside-out and sharing the ball."

Notes: The Bulls appointed Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen senior adviser to president and chief operating officer Michael Reinsdorf. Pippen has been serving as a team ambassador. In a statement issued Wednesday, Reinsdorf said the new title will "better reflect his role with the Bulls."



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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby hova- on Sun Nov 18, 2012 6:49 am

Good win to start the season, but those are games you have to win to get a good seeding for the playoffs where D-Rose can maybe come back and help you.
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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby George7 on Sun Nov 18, 2012 8:12 am

1-0!! Great job! You have to win most of those games until D-Rose comes back (Y)
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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Sit on Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:11 am

Good opening win. Hopefully you can unearth some hidden talent later in the season. That would be an awesome subplot :)
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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Valor on Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:16 am

hova- wrote:Good win to start the season, but those are games you have to win to get a good seeding for the playoffs where D-Rose can maybe come back and help you.

Cheers Hov, but yeah really gotta win all these games against weak teams like Sac-town. Dunno if Rose is gonna come back in time though, I gave him the ACL injury through an editor n put a random time-frame (says 6-8 months in the game) on it, forgot about it now so we'll have to see :P

George7 wrote:1-0!! Great job! You have to win most of those games until D-Rose comes back (Y)

Yep, definitely gotta win most if not all of them if I wanna be in the playoff picture (Y)

Sit wrote:Good opening win. Hopefully you can unearth some hidden talent later in the season. That would be an awesome subplot :)

Cheers, hope I can, Rip has been surprisingly effective so far :wink:
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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Red Rocket on Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:26 am

Good first win to eliminate any worries for now. I hope you guys keep a good record until Rose comes back.
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Re: ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Valor on Mon Nov 19, 2012 12:29 pm

Red Mamba wrote:Good first win to eliminate any worries for now. I hope you guys keep a good record until Rose comes back.

Cheers Red, with the D and some luck we might just be able to stay in the hunt for the top 4 seeds (Y)
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Re: [1-0] ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Lamrock on Mon Nov 19, 2012 1:12 pm

Glad your going for the realism and challenge of having Rose miss most of the season. Nice start to the year, should be a good one.
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Re: [1-0] ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Sit on Mon Nov 19, 2012 4:58 pm

I liked Rip a lot when he was a Wizard. Don't really care for him so much now. :lol:

You should sign Fish.
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Re: [1-0] ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Season Opener!!

Postby Valor on Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:35 pm

Lamrock wrote:Glad your going for the realism and challenge of having Rose miss most of the season. Nice start to the year, should be a good one.

Thanks Lamrock, just wouldn't be realistic if he didn't lol. Hope I can do something with this bunch...

Sit wrote:I liked Rip a lot when he was a Wizard. Don't really care for him so much now. :lol:

You should sign Fish.

Never liked Rip cause he was a Piston, but yeah he's not doing bad for me in this virtual world at least. As for Fish, I'll think about it but he wouldn't really fit cause we need people who can defend...
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Postby Valor on Tue Nov 20, 2012 8:42 pm

Chapter 1

”Morning everybody, how’s it going” Lai said as he walked into the office, greeting his co-workers as he walked by towards his office. He spotted his boss, Gar Forman, down the corridor and greeted him once more.
“Morning Gar”
Forman nodded coldly and turned into his lavish office, slamming the door behind him.
Lai shrugged before heading into his own shabby looking room, he’s gotten used to the cold shoulder from Forman, it had been like that for the past two to three months that he’s been on the job, ever since his first day at the office.

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“So, who’s the kid” Forman asked as he glanced towards Lai
“Gar, I want you to meet Leo here, “John Paxson said as they entered the room, “He’s going to be working here from today. Leo, this is Gar Forman, our team’s GM and you’ll be working under him”
“Pleasure to meet you Mr. Forman” Lai said as he extended his hand for a handshake.
Forman ignored the hand and continued to speak to Paxson, “Don’t tell me he’s the new assistant. He’s barely 20 by the looks of him.”
“21, to be precise.” Paxson said, “Trust me, he’ll do a good job”
“Fine, your office is on the opposite end” Forman finally looked at Lai reluctantly, “Rebecca outside will sort you out. Just don’t mess things up and do as I tell you.”
Lai nodded and left the room, but he was halted in his tracks when he saw the tiny, messy room that Forman had said was his. He raised his eyebrows and looked at it in disbelief.
What a great start, my boss hates me already and my office looks like a tiny ass rubbish dump. Lai thought to himself as he started to clean up the documents that were all over the place.

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It was finally opening night of the new season and the city was buzzing with excitement. Despite not having Derrick Rose to start things off and maybe for the rest of the season, it couldn’t be much better as they were kicking things off at Halloween night at home against the Sacramento Kings. It was already game time and most of the office had already left to attend the game. Lai, however, would get no such pleasure.
I want to be there too, Lai thought as he looked at his watch. There was about 4 hours left before the deadline for contract extension and Gibson’s agent Mark Bartelstein has still not arrived. A few hours earlier he had stormed away from the office after arguing with Forman while negotiating. Forman wanted them to accept a 4 year, $28 million dollar extension while Bartelstein was looking at closer to $41 million.

After what seems to be a lifetime of waiting, Bartelstein finally arrived.
“Thanks for coming,” Lai said
“I hope you are a more agreeable man than your boss” Bartelstein replied, he felt like Forman had insulted him and Taj with both the offer and the manner in which Forman was negotiating in.
“Well we don’t have much time, so lets just get started” Lai said, “What are you looking at”
“45 over 4 years, with performance incentives”
“When you guys were discussing 41 earlier? I’m no amateur Mark, don’t try me with that bullcrap” Lai answered disgustedly, “Come on, we both want to get this done, Taj wants to stay and the organization wants him. Lets work something out that works for both sides”
Bartelstein chuckled, “Fine, 40 over 4?”
“I can give him 36, you do realize we’ll be over the tax threshold right? Jerry’s not paying that” Lai replied
“38, nothing less”
Lai thought for a while, but agreed in the end. It was fair money for a potential replacement at PF if Boozer is amnestied after the season.
“I gotta call Pax first, give me a moment” Lai said to Bartelstein as he dialed Paxson’s private number.
“Pax, I got Taj’s deal here. Yeah Gar screwed it….38…got it”
“You got a deal, lets just get this drafted out and you go get it to Taj for the signature. Game should be finishing soon”
“Nice doing business with you”

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“Leo, in my office” Forman was at the door, looking like a raging Bull
“What the heck did you do yesterday?” Forman said as soon as Lai entered the room and closed the door “What gave you the right?”
Lai was confused, “What?”
“Don’t you pretend to not know,” Forman screamed as he threw down the newspaper, it was a piece from the Chicago Tribune discussing Gibson’s extension.
“The extension? What? Did I do something wrong?” Lai asked
“You undermined my authority and made the decision before consulting me, this isn’t the first time you done this already” Forman slammed the table; Lai had signed head coach Thibodeau to his extension just earlier in the month.
“Well, if you weren’t going to do your job, then I’ll do it for you.” Lai replied, “Besides, Pax signed off on all of these.”
Forman was steaming, “I assure you, if you override me again I’ll have you serving burgers at McDonalds before long.”
Lai rolled his eyes, “Anything else Mr Forman?”
“Get out of my office!”
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Re: [1-0] ✖ Legacy Arise ✖ Chapter 1!

Postby Sit on Tue Nov 20, 2012 11:36 pm

Who gave YOU the right to make decisions???? :P
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