Miami Heat is interested in trading for Damian Lillard as per rumors, who is currently playing for the Portland Trail Blazers. The Heat want the Trail Blazer to clarify their demands in exchange for Damian in the trade deal. However, Trail Blazers have not been willing to start negotiations with the Miami Heat.
Damian Lillard Trade Rumors: Miami Heat and Portland Trail Blazers Struggle to Find a Solution
Every day there are new rumors and reports coming out about the Miami Heat and the Portland Trail Blazer trade deal for Damian Lillard. Both teams are trying to figure out a solution to trade Lillard. There have been almost 3 weeks, but still, both teams have not been able to find a solution.
As per the latest report by Chris Hayes, the Miami Heat is unsure, and they don’t know about the Trail Blazers’ demands in exchange for Lillard. The Blazers have not specified any amount of deal for Lillard, but as per reports, they want the best offer for Lillard.
On the other hand, Miami Heat prefers a negotiable deal. At the same time, the Trail Blazers have not shown any interest in a negotiable trade deal for Lillard. The Blazers will only consider the best offers for Damian Lillard.
NBA Trade Talks Unusual: Miami Heat Prefers Negotiation, Trail Blazers Want Best Deal
The trade deal situation between the Miami Heat and Portland Trail Blazers is not on the same table. The Heat want to negotiate, while the Blazers want the best deal, which is not normal in NBA trade deals. The Miami Heat won’t make an offer until they know what the Blazers exactly want.
Blazers, on the other hand, have a different approach as they want the Miami Heat to make a big upfront offer as they don’t want to indulge in a back-and-forth negotiation deal.
As a result of this, the Miami Heat is ready to talk with Trail Blazers, but the Blazers are not showing any interest in the discussion.