NBA teams found out Wednesday that the salary cap for next season will be nearly $2 million higher than anticipated, providing extra unforeseen cap space to several teams.
The Detroit Pistons traded Arron Afflalo, Walter Sharpe and cash considerations to the Denver Nuggets for a future second-round pick.
A week ago Tuesday, Elton Brand's defection to Philadelphia decimated the Los Angeles Clippers. One week later, Brand's old team has rebounded nicely.
Jeff Bzdelik could still get fired after the playoffs. But at least he has a contract with the Nuggets next season.
There's plenty to do in the Midwest Division, namely the Rockets' importing of Yao Ming to America.