15. Nick Van Exel to the Mavs
Trade: Dallas Mavericks get Nick Van Exel, Avery Johnson, Raef LaFrentz, and Tariq Abdul-Wahad; Denver Nuggets get Juwan Howard, Donnell Harvey, cash, and a 2002 1st Round Draft pick (Frank Williams).
When Dallas acquired Nick The Quick, no one could've imagined Van Exel becoming the dominant sixth man that he became. In the 2003 playoffs, Van Exel torched Sacramento in a seven-game playoff series averaging 25.3 PPG—OFF THE BENCH. Denver could've gotten a young player or a draft pick in return, but they decided to go cheap which is disappointing,