Hornets trade talks have no merit and other NBA news
Jimmy Smith, The Times-Picayune
First, it was the baseless report out of Sacramento that the New Orleans Hornets were shopping center Emeka Okafor.Now in today’s Cleveland Plain Dealer, there’s rampant speculation that the Hornets are willing to deal just about everyone but Chris Paul.
According to high-level team sources, the Hornets won’t be moving anyone anytime soon. The club is going to stick with this group to see what it can do. So any movement this far away from the February trading deadline is unexpected.
There’s a report in Newsday that has the New York Knicks interested in unhappy Houston Rockets guard Tracy McGrady.
Soon-to-be free agent Chris Bosh of the Toronto Raptors weighs in on the possibility of joining the Miami Heat.