Why Andre Iguodala’s reunion with the Warriors isn’t limited to basketball
As Warriors general manager Bob Myers tried to make the most of a bad situation in June 2019, it came to the realization that there was no way to keep any of the players. the most important in franchise history.
Instead of letting Kevin Durant go for nothing, Myers orchestrated a signing and trade with Brooklyn that would bring combo guard D’Angelo Russell – the best restricted free agent in the business – to Golden State. But for the numbers to work, the Warriors needed to trade forward Andre Iguodala and what was left of his three-year, $ 48 million contract at the Grizzlies with a future first-round draft pick.