Let's take a look at some stars that were traded in their careers.
June 17, 1992: Traded by the Philadelphia 76ers to the Phoenix Suns for Jeff Hornacek, Andrew Lang and Tim Perry.
August 19, 1996: Traded by the Phoenix Suns with a 1999 2nd round draft pick (Tyrone Washington) to the Houston Rockets for Chucky Brown, Mark Bryant, Sam Cassell and Robert Horry.
This is a top 2-3 player all time and that is all the Bucks got for him in his prime.Kareem
June 16, 1975: Traded by the Milwaukee Bucks with Walt Wesley to the Los Angeles Lakers for Junior Bridgeman, Dave Meyers, Elmore Smith and Brian Winters.
February 14, 1995: Traded by the Portland Trail Blazers with Tracy Murray to the Houston Rockets for Otis Thorpe, Marcelo Nicola and a 1995 1st round draft pick (Randolph Childress).
Those were just a few of them.