Christie said there have been talks with seven teams, although only two have had "real high interest." He would not name any of the clubs, only that one of the best chances is in the West and one is in the East. He did say there have been no conversations with the Kings.I have no interest in seeing Doug Christie in a Sonics uniform, but at least it might help burn this image from my brain.
The preference is to land with a championship contender, which only makes sense -- he gets a shot at a ring, just as it is unlikely a team in building mode would invest minutes in a 37-year-old wing. But it is not a concrete rule for Christie.
If the SuperSonics called, there would be a great appeal to playing in his hometown. If the Kings called, doubtful given the depth they have at shooting guard and small forward, there would be a definite lure to return to a city his family enjoyed.
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Tuesday, September 4
Doug Christie anyone? Anyone?
According to the Sacramento Bee, Doug Christie is eying a comeback, and the Seattle Supersonics are on the
short long list of teams he's considering: