One piece of trade buzz that has emerged involves the New York Knicks and how hiring Tom Thibodeau as their next head coach could impact the offseason.
According to Marc Berman of the New York Post, Thibodeau's addition could take Towns out of the trade picture and make Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker a prime target:
"Since Leon Rose was hired as president, the player to watch out for most is Suns combo guard Devin Booker, according to league sources.
If Rose hires Tom Thibodeau, Towns—a former Rose client—no longer makes sense because of their history.
According to Marc Stein of the New York Post, "multiple teams" were interested in the veteran: