Found January 28, 2013 on HoopStuff:
  About two weeks ago, Josh Smith once again had a run in with coach Larry Drew, which is about the 50th time he has had a run in with a player, coach or someone in management, while with the Atlanta Hawks. He has long wanted a trade and there is a very good chance that he will be traded before the February deadline, especially since he is going to be a free agent and will most likely be gone after the season anyway. They need to cash in on him, rather than lose him for nothing. He is an incredible talent, as he is an excellent scorer, a fantastic defender and an elite athlete, but he still seems to be emotionally immature. He has been in the league for almost a decade, yet is still only 27 years old and year after year, produces All-Star caliber numbers, despite never making the actual team. Since he will be a free agent after the season, there is the risk for the team trading for him that he will not resign, so verbal commitment of staying long-term will probably be needed from Sm...
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