Would Pat Riley ever trade his prized guy, Hassan Whiteside? Are the Heat interested in getting more scoring from the wing play? Could Bam & Olynyk adequately replace Whiteside if the Heat were to trade him? What could the Heat get in return? All these questions and even more are being asked in Miami over the next 48 hours.
Note: for all 30 NBA teams potential trade deadline swaps, we are cataloguing the articles differently from our usual layup/mid range/deep from downtown structure. The reason being is the most informative five links to these trade rumors provide sufficient fodder for conversation. Beyond the five best links these conjectures can become a little superfluous. As always though you will know how much time to expect read, watching or listening to each one of these links as that information is always provided.
FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT POTENTIAL HEAT TRADE DEADLINE SWAPS
#1 Why the Heat should consider trading Hassan Whiteside. (3 min read)
#2 Heat aggressive near trade deadline, but looks like Whiteside may be staying. (4 min read)
#3 Are the Heat interested in Lou Williams (1 min read)
#4 Locked on Heat discuss potential trades including a potential Hassan Whiteside trade and the need for a wing scorer. (33 min listen)
#5 Heat trade deadline history via Real GM (3 min read)