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Report: Suns could have traded for Kristaps Porzingis last season

Report: Suns could have traded for Kristaps Porzingis last season
Published On: Wed, May 23
Mar 9, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) celebrates with teammates after scoring in the second half against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports

Ia€™m going to need New York Knicks fans to read this one with their eyes closed. Ready? Here we go.

The Phoenix Suns recently won the right to the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. That means they will be adding a player like Luka Doncic, Deandre Ayton, or Marvin Bagley to their young roster. Last season, Phoenix selected fourth and pickedA Josh Jackson. Ita€™s a rebuilding process, to be sure.

But a new report says that if Phoenix would have decided to instead trade the pick they used on Jackson, they could have had Knicks big manA Kristaps Porzingis.

Seriously.

According to ESPNa€™s Adrian Wojnarowski, Phoenix had an opportunity to put together a package that would have sent Porzingis to Arizona.A 

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