The 25 Worst Trades in NBA History

A view of the First Round of the 2015 NBA draft

A view of the first round of the 2015 NBA draft | Elsa/Getty Images

In the NBA, sometimes making a trade will really come back to bite you. Sometimes you make a deal that turns out well, adding an extra role player who pushes a team from good to great. Other times, teams unwittingly give up a future star. It’s not always their fault, truly. Players can completely change their game in the middle of their careers. Here are 25 of the worst NBA trades in history.