The Spurs are one of the least likely teams to participate in a trade deadline swap. The last time the Spurs did complete a minor trade swap at the deadline was in 2014 but the Spurs have rarely participated in trade deadline deals over the past few decades. Here are a few links to the little bit of trade chatter that is actually being bandied around pertaining to the Spurs.
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 SPURS TRADE DEADLINE SWAPS
#1 Air Alamo article detailing the few assets that the Spurs might be able to trade, though if history is any real indicator of what the Spurs will do come February 8th, don’t expect much. (4 min read)
#2 Fanside’s Pistons/Spurs swap proposal (3 min read)
#3 Another Air Alamo article reporting via The Athletic that the Spurs could be interested in Knicks Willy Hernangomez or Pistons Stanley Johnson (2 min read + 8 min watch)
#4 Honestly don’t believe any of these trade scenario’s are plausible possibilities but for the sake of entertainment here are some Kawhi trade proposals via The Ringer. (5 min read)
#5 Spurs trade deadline history via Real GM (3 min read)