NBA Trade Rumors: Miami Heat Could Trade Shooting Guard Gerald Green To Los Angeles Lakers Or Dallas Mavericks?
Miami Heat might trade Gerald Green before the deadline since the shooting guard’s return is not required, as the team has already formed a winning set of players. Read on for further details.
The Miami Heat’s rookies Justise Winslow and Tyler Johnson could prove themselves due to Gerald Green’s absence as well as due to Mario Chalmers trade and James Ennis trading.
According to Sporting News, the quality minutes played by the Winslow and ohnson in Erik Spoelstra’s rotation turned out to be a “winning chemistry for the team.”
This means that the team’s rosters could perform well even without Green. Indeed, this has lead to the rumors that the Heat could trade Green as the shooting guard’s return could create rotation issues.
Based on a report from Yibada, Green was suspended for two games due to his unfavorable conduct. The shooting guard is set to return to the team now. Even though Green’s fans would be excited about his return, the speculations that he might be traded due to his decreased role would definitely leave them shocked.
However, there has been no official confirmation regarding Green trade from the Heat. On the other hand, if the Heat decides to release the shooting guard, which could be the potential destinations suitable for Green?
Well, the teams such as Los Angeles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks might be impressed with Green’s “athleticism and scoring abilities,” reported the source. There is possibility for a straight deal with Mavericks’ power forward Dwight Powell. Green’s three-point shooting ability could be very useful for the Mavericks.
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