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Trade Tawk: Round 6

Trade Tawk: Round 6

154 by / on April 27, 2011, 6:00 am / in Trigger Happy

Tony Tawk (aka magpies01) has emailed us an article about trading. This is about the time that we traditionally start looking at some big trades to set our teams up on the way to the end of the season.

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Greg Broughton… is it time to go?

Greg Broughton… is it time to go?

105 by / on April 19, 2011, 9:52 pm / in Trigger Happy

There are three types of coaches at the moment. One that is happy they didn’t pick Greg Broughton, one that is happy they traded Greg Broughton and one that is wondering what the hell to do with Greg Broughton.

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Trade Talk Tuesday

Trade Talk Tuesday

493 by / on April 12, 2011, 7:35 am / in Trigger Happy

I know is early in the week, but we need to get our trade ideas out there. This is the forum to discuss all your trade ideas.

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Perspective

Perspective

127 by / on April 7, 2011, 1:00 pm / in Trigger Happy

A bit of perspective is needed this week. There is hysteria all over the place about jumping on and off players before the price rise/fall. These are trades we are burning people! You did your research so trust in it. If you bought shares in BHP and they dropped a few dollars in the first two weeks would you quickly sell them off? Not likely.

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To chop, or not to chop Nathan Foley

To chop, or not to chop Nathan Foley

162 by / on April 5, 2011, 3:00 pm / in Trigger Happy

There are 26,562 coaches faced with a decision this week… that is what to do with underperforming the mid-priced midfielder from Richmond, Nathan Foley. What are you looking at doing?

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MPM – Pulling The Trigger

MPM – Pulling The Trigger

122 by / on April 4, 2011, 10:58 pm / in Mid-priced Mayhem, Trigger Happy

It’s Round 3, which means in DT World, it’s the first chance for our players to raise or lower in price (with the exception of Gold Coast, Adelaide and North Melbourne of course). Do you hold onto Mr. Substitute Rhys Palmer? Can you bear watching Nathan Foley run around again? Or do you, Pull The Trigger…?

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To trade or not to trade?

To trade or not to trade?

421 by / on April 4, 2011, 8:48 pm / in Trigger Happy

Obviously in an ideal world, we would not even be considering a trade at this stage in the year but we are not all perfect like a certain PhD we know.

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First week trading… is it a no-no?

First week trading… is it a no-no?

247 by / on March 29, 2011, 7:00 am / in Trigger Happy

Trading is what can make a Dream Team coach come undone. You can start with a good team, but with a few stupid trades, you’re back down where Warnie is. And that aint pretty! Is there some benefit in trading this early in the season?

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