Originally Posted by Real Men Wear Green
It wasdefinitely a bigger mistake, but the debate over JJ trade is what fractured the ownership group and is more controversial. There are reasonable people on both sides with the Johnson trade but people that think Marvin Williams was the right pick after all these years are just idiots.
If one guy can destroy a group of owners they're not going to last very long anyway.
If Chris Paul had been taken the Hawks probably would have been less desperate and might not have given JJ that type of contract.