Tom Haberstroh writes that while there are several very obvious amnesty clause candidates like Rashard Lewis and Gilbert Arenas, there are some other players who could get the ax.
Chris Broussard and Ric Bucher go back and forth on what the best trade fits would be for Dwight Howard, Chris Paul and Deron Williams.
Tom Haberstroh goes through each of the Western Conference's lottery teams, addresses holes they need to fill and provides realistic plans based on cap space and roster needs.
In searching for the latest NBA trends, Kevin Pelton finds Dwight Howard having an off-the-charts month, sees the Cleveland Cavaliers starting to turn things around thanks to Ramon Sessions and discusses the historical impact of deadline deals.
Chad Ford explores which NBA teams may be willing to swap a first-round pick for another commodity as the NBA trade deadline approaches.
The first player of the offseason to make a verbal commitment on signing a new contract is Denver Nuggets forward Carmelo Anthony. • Rumor Central