The Golden State Warriors have been looking into trading their star guard, Monta Ellis, for a while now and after drafting Klay Thompson, the odds of Ellis being on the move look pretty good.
Ellis is one of the best players on the trading block, but by no means the only star involved in trade talks.
As the NBA enters another lockout, these trades won't be made anytime soon, but that doesn't mean we can't look at the possibilities of them happening.
If made, these trades could have a big impact on the hierarchy of the league.
Although it looks like a trade involving Monta Ellis is inevitable, there are still trades out there that are more likely.
Here are five trades more or less likely to happen than a Monta Ellis trade.