Originally Posted by Lakers_Kobe_Fan
hot rumor was Melo for Bynum...would you have traded him if you knew we wont be seeing Perkins in the finals? I know i am making the assumption that we would face Celtics...
but tell me?
you don't make tades based on one possible matchup that you have no control over... moreso when that player you want to match up against has only played 11 games all season, that would be dumb
you make trades based on if the trade makes the team better for all the games, not just a few....