referring to Wizards look to bolster benchThe Washington Wizards are reportedly willing to give up a first-round pick to get some bench help.
Swaggy P doesn’t mind trade talkLos Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has seen his name mentioned in trade rumors for multiple reasons.
But just because Anthony won’t be moved before the trade deadline doesn’t mean he’ll be a Knick next season — trade rumors will likely heat up again this summer.
According to reports, Washington has its eye on Lakers guard Lou Williams and Nets forward Bojan Bogdanovic.
Derrick Rose, trade targetThe New York Knicks point guard is reportedly on the radar for multiple teams.
As it stated in What if Carmelo Anthony isn’t the biggest Knicks name traded before the Feb. 23 NBA trade deadline?
The Knicks point guard spoke to the Daily News about his situation as the rest of the basketball world follows every Anthony rumor with anticipation.
If the Knicks are stuck with Anthony, the team could still look to cash in declining assets for something before the deadline.
Heading into play on Feb. 16, Rose was averaging 17.7 points and 4.5 assists per game for the Knicks.
In the case of point guard Derrick Rose, the decision could be two-fold:1.
As it stated in With that in mind, it’s no secret that the Wizards are looking to add a bench scorer before Thursday’s trade deadline.
Bogdanovic isn’t quite the high-octane scorer that Williams is, but he is a big improvement over what the Wizards are currently working with.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, Washington is interested in Lakers guard Lou Williams and/or Nets forward Bojan Bogdanovic to possibly fill that need (3:43 of the video below).
The Washington Wizards are one of the hottest teams in the NBA, but the disparity between the stellar starting unit and the meager bench contribution could end up being a problem.
He would immediately bolster a weak Wizards second unit that doesn’t have a player averaging more than six points per game.