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Marshall also mentions that Chicago will be one of his targeted destinations when the season concludes, since his fiancee and children still live there, and because it is in between Philly (his hometown) and Minnesota (his financee's).''John [Paxton] called me in and explained to me why he had to do what he was doing, and I understood,'' Marshall said. ''He had to do what he felt was best for the team and for its future. So I conducted myself as a pro then, just as I did when this last trade deadline passed and I wasn't traded.
"I was very disappointed I wasn't traded to a contender. At this point in my career, that means a lot to me. But [Raptors general manager Rob Babcock] said he got a lot of offers but none that would help our team that much.''