Inflection Point: When Is It Time to Pull the Trigger On Trading Your Star Player?

On a recent 33rd Team call, we talked about the Deshaun Watson situation in Houston and posed the question: What is the inflection point for a team, when they know they have no choice but to trade an unhappy superstar? When is it time to pull the trigger?

In this video, former GM Mike Tannenbaum and former head coach Wade Phillips break it down from all angles.

“It’s better to have something than nothing,” said Phillips.

What goes wrong? How do you fix it? When do you realize that you must trade the player?

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