The Los Angeles Clippers are fresh off a heartbreaking and embarrassing Game 7 loss against the Denver Nuggets that eliminated them from the playoffs. Since the loss, reports have come out that the Clippers could break up their current core. What better way than to trade Paul George to the Miami Heat?
Okay, let’s hold on a second and break down exactly what is going on here.
George was absolutely horrific in the playoffs for the Clippers. Then, following the team’s elimination, he was criticized for post-game comments saying that it wasn’t “championship or bust” for L.A. Now, there is some belief that the Clippers could trade George.
Obviously, there is a very good chance that Los Angeles won’t even consider moving George. After all, they did pay a king’s ransom to acquire him from the Oklahoma City Thunder. However, there is a deal that could intrigue them from the Heat.
All of that being said, let’s take a look at an intriguing trade that would send Paul George from the Clippers to the Heat.