NBA Draft 2012: Grading the Top 5 Draft Trades

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NBA Draft 2012: Grading the Top 5 Draft Trades
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Chase Budinger's (#10) departure to Minnesota was the first trade this week involving a first-round pick.

A quiet trade market, with only seven made in Thursday's 2012 NBA draft, shows that the new CBA and a deep draft have changed the NBA greatly in the past year and that this offseason has a lot more interesting trades coming. 

Though the trades were quiet for the most part, they will be moves that could have a huge impact on games in May and June, like Miami trading up for Norris Cole in the draft last year.

There are five specific trades that will greatly impact next season. 

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