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Answers have not been overly forthcoming. But to that last point, Abdur-Rahim understands the appearance. “It’s all about relationships in our business. Aaron and I have a good relationship that dates back a long time,” Abdur-Rahim says. “But I can say that about a dozen agents that I’ve gotten to know during my time in this game.” At least one other agent is taking it in stride. “Rod and Shareef are good guys and want this to work well and I believe that it will be as good as it can be,” Walters said. “However, there will be some unintended consequences.”
Smart’s desire to be compensated at fair value remains strong in light of some of the contracts handed out to other players in his draft class, with Exum’s deal particularly eye-opening, considering the Utah guard’s injury-dominated career. “The fans should understand that Marcus is not asking for a crazy amount,” said Walters.
Storyline: Marcus Smart Free Agency