Trade: M. Gortat
Receive: T. Thompson & A. Rivers
Why Suns do it.
- Get something in return for an expiring contract who does not fit on a rebuilding team
- Get younger
- PF of the future
- trade asset or cheap bench warmer in Rivers
Trade: E. Gordon & A. Rivers
Receive: M. Gortat & T. Young
why Pelicans do it.
- get rid of Gordons huge contract
-Moves Evans to SG
-get a SF that will compliment Holiday and Evans
-Get a top 5-20 (depending on who you ask) starting center
Trade: E. Turner & T. Young
Receive: E. Gordon & A. Gee
Why 76ers do it.
-get rid of expensive pieces that don't make sense
-Start to develop an identity and core of EG and Noel
-Will help them tank
Trade: T. Thompson & A. Gee
Receive: Evan Turner
Why the Cavs do it.
-They get the SF they needed
-Gives opportunity for #1 pick A. Bennet
- clears cap for 2014 FA
-Turner can be Plan B in case Lebron doesn't come back