The Hypothetical Trade
Celtics Receive: Andre Drummond
Warriors Receive: Gordon Hayward, Larry Nance Jr., Enes Kanter, No. 5 Pick
Cavaliers Receive: Andrew Wiggins, Kevon Looney, No. 2 Pick
Wow, that’s a lot to digest so quickly. All three teams would be moving key players and it would be a big jumble and a fresh look for all three franchises.
On the outside looking in, this deal makes sense. Each team would be getting valuable pieces that would help them contend. They would also be moving on from pieces that aren’t crucial to their ability to compete.
Granted, there is a good chance that one of these teams would not like the deal they were getting. However, there are reasons why they would.
Let’s take a closer look at why each of these three teams should consider pulling the trigger on this deal.