Do Andre Miller and Wizards fit?
Building a perfect trade for Denver's disgruntled point guard
Updated: January 12, 2014, 7:17 PM ETBy Amin Elhassan | ESPN Insider
Scott Cunningham/NBAE/Getty ImagesAndre Miller would make the Wizards a strong playoff contender in the Eastern Conference.As we close in on the Feb. 20 trade deadline, there will be increased chatter about trade rumors, hypothetical or otherwise. As is usual, many of the names mentioned will be of the same handful of players who are rumored to be on the block. As also is usual, many of these deals will serve the interests of one party, but not the other. To that end, we'll start a series to help examine some trade pairings and dissect the value delivered to the parties involved. We start with the Denver Nuggets, whose roller-coaster season has reached a tipping point with head coach Brian Shaw and point guard Andre Miller engaging in a loud argument on the bench during Miller's first DNP-CD of his career. Miller is now on the trading block, with several teams vying for the services of one of the most underrated point guards of the past decade. Here's an in-depth look at what could be a perfect trade: Miller to the Washington Wizards.
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