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NBA Players to Avoid on the Trade Market
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With the NBA trade deadline right around the corner, rumors and speculation are rampant involving which players will be dealt. Rightfully so, as seemingly every year there are big-name players switching teams for a multitude of reasons.

There are often players dealt because they're impending free agents and their incumbent teams have doubts about their chances or willingness to retain them. Other players are moved because the team they play for is trying to shed salary. Lastly, we'll often see trades involving disgruntled players that may have worn out their welcome in their respective cities.

This year's deadline figures to be no different, and there are players being shopped for some of the reasons previously stated. However, things aren't always what they seem. What may sound like an enticing move could end up backfiring majorly.

Here are the players on this year's trade market that teams should refrain from acquiring.

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