Amin Elhassan ranks his top five trade-deadline deals of the past five seasons, including the Grizzlies sending Pau Gasol to the Lakers for Marc Gasol and the Knicks giving up the farm to the Nuggets for Carmelo Anthony.
Signing LeBron James would be a huge financial boon for any franchise. But taking on LeBron James, The GM, as a result, might be more than any team bargained for. His influence in the front office has hurt the Cavs, sources say.
LeBron James is talented enough to thrive in any system. But in a perfect world, there is one brand of basketball and a certain crop of players that would energize LeBron to new levels. David Thorpe explains.