Some say that money makes the world go around. In some ways, that’s undeniable. Whether you think that’s a positive thing or not depends on your point of view. NBA teams are no different.
Sometimes, money makes us all feel dirty. Making a decision with purely financial motives always feels wrong. With that said, sometimes, you’ve got to sell your soul.
In theory, no team wants to be considering the salary cap when making decisions. They’d all prefer to be thinking about winning NBA championships. Unfortunately, even the winningest organizations sometimes have to look at the bottom line.
Organizations like, for example, the Golden State Warriors. This group is about to get expensive. Draymond Green will soon be due for a new deal, and by all appearances, he’s expecting a big one.
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Meanwhile, so will Andrew Wiggins and Jordan Poole. In all likelihood, at least one of these players is going to have to be the odd man out.
If the Warriors decide that it has to be Poole, here’s a deal that sends him to the New Orleans Pelicans.