The Miami Heat have long had a knack for attracting star NBA players. It’s no great mystery why: if you had free reign of options, wouldn’t you like to live in a place where people vacation?
Of course, that’s not the only reason the Heat are typically a major force in the star player market. They’ve established a winning culture, they’re well-coached, and they tend to win. All of those qualities will attract the league’s foremost talent.
Kyrie Irving is one of the league’s foremost talents. He is, without question, a star player. With that said, his current trade value may not reflect that.
After all, Irving has spent the last several seasons establishing his unreliability and unpredictability. At this point, the Nets must know that they won’t get fair value for him from a value perspective.
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Still, some aspiring contenders may be willing to take a buy-low opportunity on him.
Here are three trades that have the Miami Heat doing so.