Washington Wizards Land Mike Conley In Major Trade Scenario

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When you’re an NBA team trying to make a deal, you need to set an asking price. Ideally, you won’t accept a return that falls too far below it. 

At the same time, it may not get met, either. Sometimes, market conditions change. If someone just sold something equally valuable for less than your asking price, why would the buyer pay more? 

With that said, we’re not experts on the economy here at NBA Analysis. We’re (we hope) experts on the National Basketball Association. With that said, the same principles apply in NBA transactions. If you need proof, just look to the Utah Jazz. 

After all, the Jazz had asking prices in mind for each of Bojan Bogdanovic, Mike Conley, and Jordan Clarkson – specifically, a first-round pick.

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With that said, they just traded Bojan Bogdanovic for Kelly Olynyk and Saben Lee. If they couldn’t get a first-round pick for Bogdanovic, they’re unlikely to get one for Conley. 

Here’s a deal that has them getting some value for their veteran by sending him to the Washington Wizards.