Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 3/1/14
When a player requests a trade from the team they’re playing on, it’s usually always because they’re sick of the situation they’re in and they’re usually not completely wrong for requesting said trade. But then you have the case of Nando De Colo, who was traded from the San Antonio Spurs to the Toronto Raptors — at his request. Jeff McDonald from the San Antonio Express-News reports that Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich admitted that it was Nando De Colo’s request for a trade that led to him being dealt in the final moments of the deadline last week.
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