NBA trade deadline

Brook Lopez (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets-Thunder Talks Fall Through; Brook Lopez Stays Put In Brooklyn

Early in the day, Yahoo Sports reported that the Nets would receive center Kendrick Perkins, small forward Perry Jones and point guard Reggie Jackson in a potential deal for Lopez.


Iman Shumpert #21 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against the New Orleans Pelicans. (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Low Probability Of Trade Might Be Good Thing For Knicks

They have veteran players underperforming, few youngsters with potential and no draft picks to trade in the near future. It’s tough to make a trade when that’s the case — which for the Knicks might actually be a good thing.


Marcus Thornton (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Trade For Thornton Fails To Address Main Concerns

Thornton, a relatively low-percentage gunner on bad teams who wore out his welcome in Sacramento, isn’t the solution to the Nets’ weaknesses that could ultimately steer them adrift towards a doomed outcome.


Marcus Thornton (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Trade Jason Terry, Reggie Evans To Kings For Marcus Thornton

The Nets have agreed to acquire guard Marcus Thornton from the Sacramento Kings for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans.


Jeff Teague #0 of the Atlanta Hawks drives against Alan Anderson #6 of the Brooklyn Nets. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Would Like To Move Felton; Teague, Lowry On Radar

According to a report, general manager Steve Mills is looking to upgrade the point-guard position in an effort to salvage what is, at this point, a lost season.


Ronnie Brewer (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Trade Ronnie Brewer To Thunder For Second-Round Pick, Agree With Martin

The Knicks traded shooting guard/small forward Ronnie Brewer to the Oklahoma City Thunder for a second-round pick and cash considerations. New York also agreed in principle to sign 12-year veteran Kenyon Martin to a 10-day contract.


Dwight Howard (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chris Sheridan To Joe & Evan: There Is ’50-50 Chance’ Lakers Trade D12 To Nets

“The Nets were willing last year to give up Brook Lopez and five first-round picks to get this guy,” Sheridan told Joe & Evan. “The Nets have been trying to get this guy for two years … They can get him without giving up Brook.”


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Howard Waives Opt Out Clause; Will Stay With Magic

Magic center Dwight Howard has made a definitive decision regarding his future, and it doesn’t spell good news for Nets fans. Howard has signed papers agreeing to waive the early termination option in his contract, and he will be with the Magic to begin the 2012-13 season.