- Jul 5, 2010
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Because players almost always end up going where they want to. If he opts in and says trade me there, what do they do?
Ugh..keep him and make him play? Or trade him somewhere that can offer something a little more valuable back.
Chris Paul just gonna go ahead and sit out a year at 36???
This also isn't the Rockets or the Pelicans here, who were looking to tear things down when their dudes wanted out. The Suns aren't gonna be bad next year and are super young.
They'll want dudes that can help them win going forward.
The other thing: He could have went to the Lakers last year by this same logic and chose not to when he asked the Thunder to trade him.