While the 2020 NBA free agency class is one of the weakest in recent memory, we could instead see a more robust trade market fill that void as there a number of contending teams seeking to upgrade or reallocate their roster.
"I don't think we're going to see a lot of action in free agency," said Brian Windhorst on The Hoop Collective Podcast. "There's not going to be a whole lot of movement. The trade market is where the big movement in the offseason is going to be. And Chris Paul is one of the big things out there, for sure. And I also think there's six or seven teams that are really prime to make a deal. Not for Chris Paul but..."
The Philadelphia 76ers and Brooklyn Nets are widely expected to be active on the trade market, as well as the Golden State Warriors and Indiana Pacers.