Originally Posted by bluerap
Just one more season of tanking will do.
This is a draft where you don't have to win the lottery in order to get an all-star.
My response : The Danger in this is...
[President of basketball operations Lon] Babby and other team officials have examined the history of teams that, like the Suns, stalled at the conference-finals level and then had to decide whether to keep their core players together or tear up the roster. What they discovered: Teams that embarked on a massive rebuilding project took an average of 10 years to get back to the conference finals.
“And there’s a lot of pain that goes into it,” Babby said. “You’re putting yourself in the hands of ping-pong balls.”