- First off, if you haven't already, read this from Madame Occasia, a writer for a Portland Trail Blazers blog, on the Blazers coming to Charlotte.
- Here's a couple pieces from Bobcats Baseline on the Gerald Wallace trade.
- Matt Moore is right on the money here. The part about trying to trade Diop in the offseason slays me.
- Trade Street Post's take on both of the Bobcats' trades.
- Trade analysis from each team's perspective on every trade-deadline move, by Kevin Pelton.
- For those who may not know, the Sacramento Kings owners, the Maloof brothers, are considering relocating the franchise. This is never happy news. Our friends over at Sactown Royalty are organizing a "Here We Stay" sell-out at the Kings-Clippers game on the 28th to show that they're not going to give up on keeping the team in Sacramento. This letter written by Tom Ziller to the Maloofs is quite excellent as well.
- It's getting ugly in Detroit. And Rip Hamilton is at the center of it all. Yeeeeeesh.