Originally Posted by TorontoBallers
ok I hear you, but sometimes you need to take a chance on proven all-stars who have a huge expiring contract in 2 years.
Smith does not have those credentials
I just look at how B.C. dealt with Dixon, it was swift, and his reasons for trading him were quite clear..
Exactly. The player and team is more important then type. Dixon was a bit player who sat on the pine and complained about it. That is different then having a key player who helps win games who has a hissy fit once in a while. That is fine.