Did the trade happen officially or what
your rockets franchise gave him the finger and sent him packing
Houston began to rebuild, bringing in young guards Cuttino Mobley and Steve Francis, the 2000 Co-Rookie of the Year. On August 8, 2001, Hakeem was traded to the Toronto Raptors for draft picks
(the highest of which was used by Houston to draft Bostjan Nachbar at #15 in the 2002 NBA Draft), where he would play his final NBA season, averaging career lows of 7.1 points and 6.0 rebounds per game before retiring.
the dream for bostjan freakin nachbar! what a class organization.