Bradford Doolittle ranks in-season NBA trades and acquisitions that have had the most postseason impact. Memphis' midseason move that shipped Rudy Gay to Toronto in exchange for Tayshaun Prince and Austin Daye tops the list.
Tom Haberstroh writes that Dwyane Wade's muted production this postseason can be attributed to a single factor: While he is performing at a superstar level in the second halves of games, he has played at a league-average level in first halves.
Kevin Pelton looks at three star veterans -- Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett and Steve Nash -- who will be free agents in 2012. He writes that although all are on the decline, they can be valuable pickups for teams next summer.