Paul Pierce could be traded, and Josh Smith probably will be. So where should they go?
NBA players are going to be moved before the February 21st trade deadline. But where are the best landing spots for the biggest names?
We've already seen a recent multi-team trade give Rudy Gay, Jose Calderon and Tayshaun Prince a chance to reboot their careers with the Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons and Memphis Grizzlies, respectively.
Those are nice fits when it comes to playing time and roles, and we're looking for similar situations for these rumor mill regulars.
On this episode of Basketball by Association, NBA Assistant Editors Ethan Norof and Joel C. Cordes both speculate and nod to the latest rumors while picking out the prime destinations for the NBA's most likely trade candidates.
(If the embedded player fails to load, you can find the podcast here.)
Check out compelling NBA coverage from these guys and more here.