Originally Posted by PBODY99
If you "knew" you were going to get better, a short term deal allows you to hit "free agency" quicker. Aggressive thinking on Nole's advisers part.
in this case, being aggressive paid off. one could tell djokovic had a lot of upside early in his career, but he plateaued when he first made the switch, albeit for various reasons, and that made a lot of things look a lot more uncertain. his stock certainly fell for a while. but it all worked itself out.