There is not much new on the trade front. The same names are popping up over and over again. There are talks of a deal with
Another rumor floating around was a deal for John Salmons, but this time for Channing Frye and possibly Sergio Rodriguez. This is somewhat appealing to me, but it does make me nervous thrusting Bayless into the fulltime backup PG position. But it would definitely be a vote of confidence in his direction. If we could get Salmons for just Frye and Sergio, then I say you have to pull the trigger, I am just not sure if they will give him up for that little.
. He's the West's most efficient perimeter player and half the crowd didn't realize he was on the floor. Some day, when the Bryants and Shaqs are retired, Roy is going to get some much-deserved recognition. I think. Roy
Unfortunately Rudy was not so lucky. I personally thought he got hosed by the judges when the decided before the thing even started that there was no way Rudy was going to win. I thought his first dunk was the most creative out of the entire group, but he still managed to get the lowest score? You can’t tell me that his behind the back, off the backboard dunk was worse then Nate Robinson jumping off of Wilson Chandler’s back (and by the way missing the first one). But yet, Nate’s got a better score. Ah well, I guess it’s all fun and games.
News broke that Oden suffered a chipped bone in his knee after colliding with Corey Maggette on Thursday night before the Rookie game. He is listed as day to day and it is unclear if he will be able to go for Wednesday’s nights game versus the Memphis Grizzles.
John Canzano actually wrote an article that I agree with.
With 3 days left before the trade deadline, I am sure rumors are going to start getting hot and heavy and I am excited to see which team makes a move next. Hold on, and I’ll keep you updated as soon as I hear anything!