Who Will Acquire Kevin Garnett: The Dallas Mavericks, The Golden State Warriors, The L.A. Lakers, or the Phoenix Suns?
The Mavericks, Warriors, Lakers, and Suns have emerged as finalists in the Kevin Garnett sweepstakes … So who will end up with K.G.? … And other than improving their win total, why are these teams interested in acquiring The Big Ticket? … Click here for analysis …
NBA fans used to wonder if would get traded. Now NBA fans wonder when and where Kevin Garnett will get traded.
It’s become a foregone conclusion that will deal The Big Ticket. Four teams have emerged as frontrunners for Garnett’s services: the Dallas Mavericks, the Golden State Warriors, the L.A. Lakers, and the Phoenix Suns.
Trade rumors also reveal a lot about organizations. Interesting facts emerge. Here’s what we’ve discovered about the teams trying to acquire Garnett:
What we’ve learned: Forget last season’s 67 wins. And forget their 2005-06 appearance in the NBA Finals.
What’s the problem: The Mavericks lack the right assets.
Keep in mind: Mark Cuban is a determined SOB. If he wants Garnett, the club will do everything to acquire him.
This deal is personal for Cuban. Don Nelson,
What we’ve learned: Don Nelson and Chris Mullin are still tinkering. First, they traded Jason Richardson. Now, they’re eyeing The Big Ticket. Bottom line: Golden State isn’t resting on last season’s success.
Bottom line: Golden State isn’t resting on last season’s success.
What’s the problem: The Warriors inconsistent history. Will they actually pull this deal off?
Keep in mind:
What we’ve learned:
What’s the problem: The Wolves want prospects for K.G., but Kevin McHale,
What we’ve learned:
What’s the problem:
The Big Ticket may be too big a ticket for the Suns.
Keep in mind: The Suns know they have to swing a deal to capitalize on ’s fine play at point guard. He’s only got a few seasons left.
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