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ASK IRA: Should Pat Riley still be pursuing trades?

ASK IRA: Should Pat Riley still be pursuing trades?

 


October 19, 2018

Q: Ira, why does Pat Riley have to apologize about trying to trade for a player who is better than any of his players? -- Robb.

A: First, he did not apologize. But he also recognized that he no longer could remain on the sidelines when a season was about to start and just about every primary player in his rotation had been linked to the Jimmy Butler-a-thon. So he basically told them the facts of NBA life: he respects them enough to want them here, but also has a responsibility to consider any and every possibility for getting better. And none of that has changed. Even with what Josh Richardson has shown...

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