Originally Posted by BRONX JET
It's actually just that simple from a players position. My health and taking care my family. The owners do what they have to do, and so do I. Period. No matter how you want it done, we're playing hardball.
Well if he is going to take the "any means necessary" approach then he is a player I don't want anymore. And the real shame is that some teams are watching this and being deterred from trading for him. At some point you have to act like a professional.
I have no issue with him wanting to get paid. He is entitled to seek as much compensation as he wants. The issue I have is how he is handling this publicly.