This year the NBA trade deadline is on March 15th at 3 p.m. ET—expect plenty of names to move to around to different teams prior to the deadline.
With the regular season culminating on April 26th, teams are going to be looking for key players, or stars, which will either help them reach the playoffs or solidify the team during the playoffs—for some teams, it might be for both those reasons.
Plenty of names have been tossed around prior to the beginning of the season and much throughout. One thing is for sure, teams want to avoid the "LeBron James problem," and to do so they will definitely be looking to ship out their star player if they know that they will not return with their team the following year.
Here are the seven players destined to have new homes by the trade deadline.