1. NBA Rumors: Golden State Warriors Should Have Pulled the Trigger on Chris Kaman

    The Warriors made a blockbuster move in the week of the trade deadline by moving their electrifying combo guard Monta Ellis to the Bucks , alongside young forward Ekpe Udoh ...

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  2. LeBron James: Why Dwight Howard's Indecision Was Worse Than King James' Decision

    The Dwight Howard soap opera is over. With Howard signing off on his early termination option and announcing that he will play out the rest of his contract in a press conference ...

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  3. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: 5 Trades with Strongest Playoff Implications

    The 2012 NBA trade deadline featured a slew of activity, as many teams shook up their roster with thoughts of the postseason on their minds...

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  4. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Why Derek Fisher Deal Was Thursday's Biggest Shocker

    It might be a bit surprising to Laker fans to see longtime Laker Derek Fisher dealt at the trade deadline ...

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  5. NBA Trade Rumors: Unhappy Stars Who Will Be Dealt in Offseason

    The 2012 trade deadline was a hectic one to say the least, with a plethora of eleventh hour activity shaking up rosters across the league. What might have been the bigger story of the day, however, were the moves that didn’t go down...

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  6. LA Lakers and the 5 Most Improved Teams After the Trade Deadline

    The Lakers were certainly victors at the deadline. Los Angeles reunited point guard Ramon Sessions with with his former coach, Mike Brown, to run Brown's pick-and-roll-heavy offense, ...

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  7. Gerald Wallace to New Jersey Nets: Breaking Down Nets' New Lineup

    Gerald Wallace is on his way to the New Jersey Nets , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports , but what does this mean for the team going forward? The organization ...

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  8. Marcus Camby to Rockets: 5 Surprise Implications of the Deadline Deal

    Marcus Camby was dealt by the Portland Trail Blazers Thursday in an 11th hour deal that sent point guard Jonny Flynn and Hasheem Thabeet from Houston in exchange for the veteran center, according to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports...

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  9. Gerald Wallace to Nets: Breaking Down Blazers' Long-Term Plan Without Him

    With Portland faltering below .500 at the trade deadline, the team elected to send forward Gerald Wallace packing to join Deron Williams in New Jersey , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports ...

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  10. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Gerald Wallace Isn't the Critical Piece in Nets Deal

    Gerald Wallace is the headline name of Portland ’s trade with New Jersey at the deadline this season, as Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reported the trade this afternoon...

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  11. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Can Boston Celtics Win Without Ray Allen?

    The Big Three appear to be in their last season together, with the contracts of Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen expiring this season...

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  12. Derek Fisher to Rockets: Did the Lakers Just Trade Their Soul for the Future?

    Los Angeles chose to part ways with their longtime point guard Derek Fisher at the deadline, sending him and a first-round pick to Houston in exchange for Jordan Hill...

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  13. Ramon Sessions to Lakers: Grading the Deal for Each Team

    Ramon Sessions is on his way to Los Angeles, giving the Lakers the backcourt help they so desperately needed...

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  14. Gerald Wallace Will Forever Be a Reminder of New Jersey Nets' Shortcomings

    Adrian Wojanarowski of Yahoo Sports reported that the Blazers and Nets have "agreed" in principle to a deal that sends Blazers forward Gerald Wallace to New Jersey for Mehmet Okur, Shawne Williams and a protected first-round draft pick...

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  15. Pau Gasol Trade Rumors: Why Deron Williams Would Be Huge Haul for Lakers

    Pau Gasol has been one of the most talked about trade chips in the league since his inclusion in the vetoed Chris Paul trade in December. As the trade deadline approaches, Gasol is a likely candidate to be moved by the Lakers ...

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  16. NBA Rumors: How Deadline Deals Will Impact Coaching Carousel

    NBA head coaching positions are about as stable as the Defense Against the Dark Arts job at Hogwarts. We’ve already seen two coaches get the shaft this season, most recently with Knicks head coach Mike D’Antoni resigning in New York...

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  17. New York Knicks: Did Mike D'Antoni Resign over Refuted Carmelo Anthony Trade?

    Carmelo Anthony was never the right fit for Mike D’Antoni in New York, which could be the reason why the now former Knicks head coach resigned today. With David Aldridge of NBA ...

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  18. Bulls Trade Rumors: Why the Lakers Are Avoiding Boozer Like the Plague

    When Pau Gasol was included in the vetoed Chris Paul trade in December, Gasol’s name became the subject of multiple rumors as he was perceived to now be on the block...

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  19. Dwight Howard Rumors: 6 Biggest Losers If D12 Stays with Magic

    Christian Bruey of Channel 9 Sports in Orlando reported via Twitter that Dwight Howard intends on opting in to the final year of his contract. The sports world has met this news with mixed reactions...

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  20. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Under-the-Radar Moves That Would Boost Contenders

    While the blockbuster moves will certainly get the most attention at this deadline, but it might be small roster moves that make the difference amongst NBA contenders...

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  21. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: How Rumored Deadline Deals Could Turn MVP Race

    LeBron James appears to be the front-runner in this season’s MVP race, having arguably the best season of his career in his second year with the Heat. However, a big shake up at the deadline could alter the MVP race a bit...

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  22. Mike D'Antoni Resigns: How Shocking Move Impacts Carmelo Anthony's Future

    The Mike D’Antoni era is over in New York as Yahoo! Sports insider Adrian Wojanarowski reports via Twitter , with the Knicks head coach resigning after a five-game slide...

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  23. Dwight Howard Trade Rumors: Why Magic Must Deal Superman Before Deadline

    Dwight Howard openly stated yesterday to the media that he would like to remain in Orlando for the remainder of the season, but the Magic would be foolish not to deal their prized center at the deadline...

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  24. Monta Ellis Trade: Did the Warriors Surrender Season with Ellis Trade?

    Before Bay Area basketball fans lose their marbles and ask for the head of GM Larry Riley after dealing team MVP Monta Ellis and the budding talent of Ekpe Udoh (no one’s ...

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  25. Lakers Trade Rumors: Andrew Bynum's Huge Game Will Impact Future in LA

    Andrew Bynum was a monster on the glass and the scoreboard last night. His 37-point, 16-rebound performance on impeccable 15 of 18 shooting from the floor helped power the Lakers ...

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