PHOENIX - JUNE 20: Kevin Johnson #7 of the Phoenix Suns looks to make a play against the Chicago Bulls during Game Six of the 1993 NBA Championship Finals at America West Arena on June 20, 1993 in Phoenix, Arizona. Chicago won 99-98, taking the Series 4-2. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images)

10 Biggest NBA Trade Deadline Deals

The NBA trade deadline looms on Thursday, but it’s been quiet over the past couple of years and figures to be again this season. Let’s take a look back at some of the biggest (though not always the best) trades made on deadline day in league history.


Michael Frolik

Michael Frolik Traded To Winnipeg

Soon after trading away cup-hero Dave Bolland to Toronto, the Blackhawks sent forward Michael Frolik to the Winnipeg Jets.


Marlon Byrd

Byrd: Trades Are ‘Just Part Of The Business’

Over the past few weeks, conversations about the Chicago Cubs have been more about trades and becoming competitive for future than they have been about this season. And that’s not something the team is surprised to see.

670 The Score–07/11/2011

A.J. Pierzynski and Phillip Humber

Dorfman: Changing Sox Becoming Necessary

You have to give some credit to the White Sox for creativity. At least they find different ways to lose to the Minnesota Twins.

670 The Score–07/08/2011

Chicago Cubs Helmet

Kasper: Many Questions Surround Potential Cubs Trades

With the second-worst record in baseball, the Chicago Cubs don’t really have a realistic chance of making the postseason.

670 The Score–07/07/2011

Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups

Muller: ‘Wait And See’ Approach Would Be Appropriate For Knicks Fans

Attention New York Knicks fans: if you are wondering when you are going to win your first NBA Championship since 1973…I will let you in on a little secret, okay?