Among the few things that are given in the NBA are moody superstars, general managers looking to retool with a keen deal and trade rumors that highlight the desires of both sides. The desires of either a star or an executive can lead to a player going on the block. Some players on the block are returning figures to this domain.
A few restless superstars like Carmelo Anthony are surefire bets to be on the trade block, as they have been in the past. Melo and others will find reasons to be unhappy. They will either push to be put on the market or be placed there by the man in charge.
Some players resurface be victims of the business of the game, as general managers decide to put them on the market for whom teams may take flyers. A few of these players, like Luol Deng, might be established members of their organizations, while others have only been with their teams long enough for fans to begin to embrace them.
Follow along for a look at some players who will find themselves back on the trade market.