I think I am starting to see the light.
Trade your top ten player for a solid bench.
When drafting 3rd overall, draft 4th big who will play less than 10 min per game
Cash in no assets
Play it safe as possible, take no risks.
Sign really old players who can't play defense, ensure they start.
Hire coach with no clue
Play over the top hardball with every GM in league inquiring about trades
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