The NBA is full of uncertainty, right now, as it faces a similar labor battle the NFL faced not all that long ago.
It looks as though we will miss the regular season opener, possibly resulting in a shortened season, or worse, no season at all.
Amidst all of the confusion and uncertainty, fans can look at one thing on the bright side: their favorite players won't be dealt to other teams any time soon.
There are plenty of rumored trades that would, no doubt, shake up the NBA's landscape once the labor dispute is resolved (if it is ever resolved).
Many people assume that, once these trades start happening, more superpower teams like the Heat, Celtics and Knicks will emerge from superstars changing hands. I think it would be safe to assume that those teams in question will do anything in their power to keep that from happening.
Here are five players, who have been involved in trade speculation, that won't be dealt once the NBA resumes.