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ASK IRA: Would a Tyler Johnson-Dwyane Wade trade have made sense?

ASK IRA: Would a Tyler Johnson-Dwyane Wade trade have made sense?

 


July 21, 2017

Q: As a diehard Heat fan, I want to see Dwyane Wade end his career back home in Miami. Since Tyler Johnson's contract will balloon, is there a mechanism in the NBA for Chicago to partially buy out Wade's contract while trading him for some package including Tyler Johnson? That would give Chicago a high-upside young prospect (and help our cap position next year and help us re-sign Josh Richardson). I love T.J.'s game, but we are already deep at guard and he's not yet point-guard material, which is what we all hoped. Thoughts? -- Mark, Chicago.

A: I've been asked a bunch about dealing Tyler for Dwyane, if only...

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