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The following teams have no true regrets in the aftermath of a lackluster trade deadline. Sure, none of them landed LeBron James or Kevin Durant, but it's not like that was realistically going to happen.
Staying grounded in reality, each team did as well as it could have hoped.
The C's added a bit of backcourt depth and a scoring punch in the form of Jordan Crawford and decided not to part ways with either Paul Pierce or Kevin Garnett in a nice display of stubborn loyalty (which is a compliment).
The Chicago Bulls are still biding their time and waiting for Derrick Rose, so their biggest regret was simply letting Rose's brother talk. As we're sticking to on-court activities, there's no reason for Chicago to have true regrets.
There was no need for the Cleveland Cavaliers to make any big moves, as they have pieces in place for the future and a superstar already under contract.
Swapping Dahntay Jones for Anthony Morrow might seem like an insignificant move, but leave it to Mark Cuban to make the savvy swap and acquire one of Dwight Howard's best friends for the inevitable offseason free-agency pursuit.
The Houston Rockets can definitely be called winners, as they cashed in on their ridiculous depth and wealth of young players to acquire a high-potential rookie they can develop: Thomas Robinson. It's amazing more teams don't take advantage of the Sacramento Kings.
Given the success that they're already experiencing and the fact that Danny Granger is returning, the Indiana Pacers had no need to make any big move at the deadline.
Trading away Rudy Gay is only going to make the Memphis offense more efficient, and the Grizz got some valuable big-man depth in return while avoiding the frenzy at the deadline.
The Miami Heat acquired the rights to Ricky Sanchez, which clearly makes them the title favorites. Oh, wait—they already were?
All the Minnesota Timberwolves need to do is get healthy, not make any roster swaps.
New Orleans Hornets
I'm an unrelenting supporter of Eric Gordon's skills on the basketball court, so not trading him for Klay Thompson was a smart decision in my book.
New York Knicks
The New York Knicks basically turned Ronnie Brewer—who didn't have a spot in the rotation—into Kenyon Martin.
Oklahoma City Thunder
The Oklahoma City Thunder don't have much use for draft picks at the moment, so turning a second-rounder into a solid defender like Ronnie Brewer is no reason for regret.
Portland Trail Blazers
The Portland Trail Blazers were in desperate need of some depth, and that's exactly what Eric Maynor provides now that he's escaped from the Thunder bench.
San Antonio Spurs
One of the golden rules in basketball is never to doubt whatever the San Antonio Spurs chose to do or not to do.