2018 NBA Trade Scenario: DeMarcus Cousins sign-and-trade with Wizards that includes Pelicans plucking Marc Gasol and Mike Conley out of Memphis

The Bird Writes
2018 NBA Trade Scenario: DeMarcus Cousins sign-and-trade with Wizards that includes Pelicans plucking Marc Gasol and Mike Conley out of Memphis
2018 NBA Trade Scenario: DeMarcus Cousins sign-and-trade with Wizards that includes Pelicans plucking Marc Gasol and Mike Conley out of Memphis

The Pelicans offseason hinges on the DeMarcus Cousins decision. Will he sign? Will he walk? Will he agree to a sign-and-trade? In this series, I will look at ways to build a team that finds itself in any of those scenarios. Last week I started this series that will look at the three ways the Pelicans can pivot the franchise based off of the DeMarcus Cousins conundrum — a sign-and-trade, a re-signing and a walk into the sunset. In part 1 I laid a plan with the initial move of signing and trading Boogie to the Wizards for Tomas Satoransky, Kelly Oubre Jr., Marcin Gortat and Jason Smith. It wasn't purely a S&T piece — as these next few pieces are meant to be plans on how to build a team after the

What to Read Next