The entire basketball world is waiting with bated breath to find out whether Carmelo Anthony finally changes hands this winter, going from the Mile High City to the East Coast in a blockbuster trade that may include as many as 15 players. The Denver Nuggets are looking to get something back for their disgruntled superstar, and a three-way trade with the New Jersey Nets and Detroit Pistons just might give them what they want.
If it happens, it’ll change the complexion of the NBA as we know it, turning the Nets into contenders in the East and the Nuggets into rebuilders overnight.
The deal may ultimately be remembered as one of the most significant trades in league history. Here’s a look back at 10 historical megadeals that altered the landscape of the Association.