Originally written on TornBySports  |  Last updated 11/3/14
If you are not one of the top 5 teams in the NBA at the trade deadline and you don’t make a trade, your not doing your job. If you don’t have a chance to make it deep into the playoffs and you’re not at least trying to change a few things up on the floor at the deadline, your not doing your job. It should be every owner, GM and, front office’s job to be putting together a team that can compete for a title. Now I understand that not every team can make a run every year. I understand that some teams spend more on their powerful trios than others spend on their whole team. But we have seen that argument go right out the window in recent years with billion-dollar teams fizzle out, and teams with strict budgets compete for the top spot. The Jazz did absolutely nothing at the deadline. They had a few rumored deals but when it came down to it nothing was done and they are going to be limping into the playoffs with no real hope to get very far. Now some are saying that this is ok because in...
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