Mavs Land Suns’ Deandre Ayton In Bold Trade Scenario

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Why The Phoenix Suns Do The Deal 

Some will suggest that this is a foolish deal for the Suns. They just acquired Kevin Durant – are we sure this deal makes them better right now? 

Not entirely. At the same time, it does feel like a possibility. The Suns could use a more dynamic guard with their second unit. Hardaway Jr. provides them with one. 

Moreover, Kleber is a useful player too. He can space the floor and defend in space. If the Suns can retain or replace Bismack Biyombo in free agency, they’ll have a solid platoon at the 5. 

At the same time, the pair of first-round picks the Suns are acquiring here are also crucial.

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If they’re not satisfied with where they are by next year’s deadline, they could use them to make another big trade. 

Should the Mavericks give them so much flexibility?