Steve Nash, Tony Parker and Kevin Love were the big names rumored to be dealt on draft night. In the end, none of these guys were dealt, but it did provide viewers with some interesting content to watch out for.
Everyone seems to love trades—that is, until their favorite team swaps its superstar for young developing talent or a rival picks up a player you wish your team had gotten.
In this draft, I feel as if each team that made a trade received quality in return, and there were no "what was that GM thinking?" moves. The only questionable move in my opinion was the Pacers and Spurs deal.
Below is a breakdown of the three biggest trades of the 2011 NBA draft.