As summer draws to a close, we’re finally gaining a clear picture of how the NBA will look in 2022-23.
For much of the season, there were more rumors than actual events. Still, the league saw its share of moves that will irrevocably alter its landscape. Most recently, Donovan Mitchell was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Of course, the rumor mill was not expecting that development. For a long time, it was widely assumed that the New York Knicks would acquire Mitchell. With that said, the Knicks aren’t the only huge market team who were expected to make a big move this summer but haven’t done so.
The Los Angeles Lakers should trade Russell Westbrook any day now. Right? It’s hard to say.
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Some rumors suggest that new head coach Darvin Ham is excited about working with Westbrook, while others have had Westbrook photoshopped into a Utah Jazz uniform for months.
Here’s a deal that sends him to the New York Knicks instead.