Originally Posted by qrich
Pretty easy for the Clippers really. If your team fails to deal you in a trade for Paul Pierce, Allen Iverson, Jason Kidd, then you know your team values you a lot. Shaun Livingston is that player, and Corey Maggette as well one can say
The organization was happily willing to part ways with Maggette for the guys you mentioned. It's just that they didn't want to give up on Livingston's potential. Then finally Donald Sterling ended any Maggette trade rumors.