Trouble in paradise. Conflict at home. Everything that glitters ain’t always gold. Things aren’t always how they seem.
Cliches and song lyrics aside, the NBA is an ecosystem with very delicate featured figures. This isn’t to say they aren’t mentally or physically strong, but instead to note that, for as great as a player may be, his surroundings often determine the extent of his success.
There aren’t too many exceptions to that rule.
As the offseason nears and trade scenarios are created, there are a number of different players who are in an uneasy situation. Some have teammates whose playing style conflicts with their own, while others are just in need of a fresh start.
Regardless of why it is, the following players are in dire need of a change of scenery.