Found November 29, 2011 on
The Knicks are shaking off all the cooties Tracy McGrady and Shawne Williams left on John Starks' old No. 3 jersey for whenever they can lure Chris Paul. The Clippers are dreaming of pairing Dwight Howard with Blake Griffin on their front line. And at least a half-dozen other NBA teams are clearing salary cap space and evaluating their tradeable talent in hopes of acquiring either Howard or Paul, two of the league's biggest stars who can become free agents in 2012. But that's kid's stuff as far as the Lakers are concerned. Owner Jerry Buss, who once approved trading...

The Celtics Were Kidding Themselves Thinking CP3 Would Sign a Longterm Contract

In theory it was a great idea….All of the chatter about Boston’s interest in Chris Paul is a moot point because the All-Star point guard will not sign a long-term contract extension with the Celtics, according to a person close to the situation. Boston would love to acquire Paul for a package built around point guard Rajon Rondo, and has been seeking a third trading partner...

Chris Paul Shuns Celtics

Earlier today, an NBA trade rumor had Chris Paul getting traded to the Boston Celtics. The deal would have sent Rajon Rondo to the New Orleans Hornets. However, according to sources close to Chris Paul, the Celtics can quit their daydreaming because Paul won’t sign an extension with Boston. Without an extension, the Celtics wouldn’t do the deal. Why would Paul shun the Celtics...

Reports: Chris Paul won’t sign in Boston; Pacers talk to Celtics

There is a lot of smoke around the Chris Paul to the Celtics rumors, enough to make you think there is some fire. But that is a very, very different thing than saying this trade is going to happen. More likely it is not. Why? For one, take this tweet from Chris Broussard of ESPN.…

The New Jersey Nets plan to make a trade offer for Dwight Howard, report says

The New Jersey Nets plan to enter the Dwight Howard sweepstakes, but will the Orlando Magic listen?
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