Found February 21, 2013 on
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Today is the day that maybe everything in fantasy basketball changes. Maybe not! No, no, definitely stuff will change! My Magic 8 Ball sees Josh Smith on the Smoove. Get out the pun police again! My Magic 8 Ball thinks J.J. Redick is turning in his Mickey Mouse ears possibly for some Cheese Head thingy or whatever it is they wear up in Wisconsin. Perhaps Monta Ellis heads down to Hot-lanta to hang out with Lisa “Left Eye” Lopez. Wait, she died in a fire I think. Another bad pun violation! I just can’t help myself. Anyway, while we wait for some trades to go down this afternoon, here’s what I saw in fantasy basketball last night:
Jonas Valancuinas – I’m starting to think that maybe JV really just isn’t that good. In theory he’s good but that and $2.25 will only get you on the subway! Stay patient with him if you have a bare wire but if you have hot free agents sitting out there you have to give it some serious consideration.
Thomas Robinson – Traded to Houston last night but you alre...
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At the center of trade rumors leading up to Thursday’s trade deadline, J.J. Redick thought he was prepared to be dealt to another team, but he wasn’t. The six-year-veteran says he was “shocked” after learning of a trade that would send him to the playoff contending Bucks.
According to Josh Robbins, Orlando Sentinel:
“I think you can prepare yourself as much as you think...
The Orlando Magic have reportedly laid an offer on the table for the Milwaukee Bucks to consider as they shop for free-agent-to-be J.J. Redick.
According to Ken Berger, CBS Sports:
One deal that has been proposed is Mbah a Moute and a first-round pick to Orlando for J.J. Redick, who will be a free agent this summer, multiple league sources say. The belief is that Milwaukee would...
In every sense of the term, the six-player trade that sent J.J. Redick from the Orlando Magic to the Milwaukee Bucks was a business decision.
Redick, having his best season as a pro but on the verge of becoming an unrestricted free agent in July, was dealt Thursday to the Bucks shortly before the NBAs trade deadline. Along with him, the Magic sent guard Ish Smith and forwardcenter...
Eds. note: This will be a running post featuring an analysis of all the trade rumors and fan ideas throughout the day. Please check after the jump for more analysis and information as it is updated throughout the day!
After months of rumors and uncertainty, trade deadline day is here and the Magic will finally have to make a decision on J.J. Redick.
Of any of the players...
The Orlando Magic have traded J.J. Redick to the Milwaukee Bucks in a six-player trade just before the NBA's trade deadline, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports first reported.
Facing the deadline and the potential of losing the sharpshooter for nothing as an unrestricted free agent, the Magic were extremely active at the deadline trying to cash in on this asset. Redick was...
According to Yahoo! Sports, the Orlando Magic have traded J.J. Redick to the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Magic will send Gustavo Ayon and Ish Smith to the Bucks along with Redick in return for Doron Lamb, Tobias Harris and Beno Udrih.
In the final year of his contract, J.J. Redick will become a free agent after this season and according to reports, his asking price will be in the 4 year...
From Philly.com: "On an underwhelming trade deadline day, the Sixers found themselves making a move, albeit not the one fans were hoping for.After being brought up in trade discussions for Atlanta’s Josh Smith and Orlando’s J.J. Redick, moves that would have at least ejected a little bit of excitement into the franchise, the Sixers only move was the acquisition...
The Orlando Magic have traded lethal shooter J.J. Redick to the Milwaukee Bucks. In return the Magic will receive Doron Lamb, Tobias Harris and Beno Udrih. Gustavo Ayon and Ish Smith will also be heading to the Bucks.This trade will ultimately hurt Redick's fantasy value as he won't be the best scorer on the team anymore. In Orlando he was able to take as many shots as...
(12-40) vs. (15-37)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Magic by 4.5
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Season Series: Won 107-98 in Charlotte on Dec. 15; Lost 106-100 in Orlando on Jan. 18; Tonight in Orlando; March 27 in Charlotte
Happy Trade Day! Keep up to date with all the latest buzz right here up until the 3:00 PM (ET) deadline.
Bucks have eased up in pursuit of Redick, according to Adrian Wojnarowski
Celtics and Clippers are revisiting trade talks, according to Steve Bulpett/Boston Herald
Kings made Tyreke Evans available, Celtics made push, talks dead now
Yahoo! Sports reports the...
Sometimes, the best trades are the ones that are never made. At least, thats what some NBA teams are spinning after Thursdays snoozer of a trading deadline.
And some teams are correct. No deal sure beats a bad one, right?
With that in mind, heres who emerged as the post-deadline winners and losers:
Winners: Milwaukee Bucks
OK, despite all the effort and coming very close, the...
Despite being linked to every big name available in the trade market, the San Antonio Spurs stood pat during the trade deadline.
The team was linked to Al Jefferson, Josh Smith, and most recently J.J. Redick, but there's also reports coming out that San Antonio expressed interest in Jason Maxiell from the Detroit Pistons.
The San Antonio Spurs also inquired about...
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10) Everyone is impressed by the Rockets dropping salary while adding a top 5 pick in his rookie year, as if fleecing the Maloof Goofs is hard 9) Milwaukee got JJ Redick to help with their playoff one and done8) The Thunder dealt away a non-starting guard, which means Eric Maynor now has to become a top 20 player7) Washington traded for expiring contracts of injured...
(15-39) vs. (35-18)
Time/TV: 8 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Grizzlies by 14
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Season Series: Tonight in Memphis; March 3 in Orlando