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Report: Pacers send Granger to 76ers for Turner

Report: Pacers send Granger to 76ers for Turner

The Indiana Pacers pulled off one more bold move before Thursday's trading deadline.
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  • Pistons' Billups has arthroscopic surgery

    Pistons' Billups has arthroscopic surgery

    nba.com ESPN.com Feb 20
    Detroit Pistons guard Chauncey Billups had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, and he's expected to be evaluated after two to three weeks.
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  • 2014 NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

    2014 NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

    dimemag.com Feb 20
    There were a lot of ancillary deals on top of a few we’ve already mentioned as the NBA’s trade deadline came and went at 3 p.m. today. We told you about the stunner at the end between the Pacers and Sixers, and the Bucks-Bobcats swap that improved Charl…
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  • The NBA Trade Deadline Was Mostly Craptastic

    The NBA Trade Deadline Was Mostly Craptastic

    deadspin.com Feb 20
    The NBA trade deadline came and went today, and unless you are a fan of the Indiana Pacers or Philadelphia 76ers, you probably don't give a damn about anything that happened. This wasn't quite the flurry of crap that we saw last year, but it was close.R…
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  • The 15 Most Lopsided Trades In NBA History

    The 15 Most Lopsided Trades In NBA History

    dimemag.com Feb 20
    The trade deadline truly brings out the worst in desperate franchises looking to make a hasty deal. The main facilitator behind huge deals made at the deadline is the fact that the main player the deal is surrounding may leave during free agency, leavin…
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  • Cavs resist urge to blow team up, land Hawes

    Cavs resist urge to blow team up, land Hawes

    The Cavs made a deadline deal, but resisted the urge to blow things up. Are better days ahead?
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  • Bobcats trade for Bucks' Ridnour, Neal

    Bobcats trade for Bucks' Ridnour, Neal

    The Charlotte Bobcats are trying to bolster their 3-point shooting for the playoff stretch run.
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  • 10 Bold Predictions For The NBA’s Second Half

    10 Bold Predictions For The NBA’s Second Half

    dimemag.com Feb 20
    We’re technically past the halfway point in the NBA season, but really, let’s be serious: Things don’t start to heat up until after the All-Star break. Now we’re on the cusp of the trade deadline, and soon teams will be fighting for playoff spots and lo…
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  • Video - Sources: Sixers Send Spencer Hawes To Cavs 02:52

    Sources: Sixers Send Spencer Hawes To Cavs

    Feb 20
    Amin Elhassan discusses the Cavaliers' trade for 76ers center Spencer Hawes.
  • Video - Sources: Bobcats Get Gary Neal From Bucks 02:40

    Sources: Bobcats Get Gary Neal From Bucks

    Feb 20
    Amin Elhassan discusses the Bobcats' trade for Bucks point guard Gary Neal.
  • Video - Granger To 76ers, Turner To Pacers 02:55

    Granger To 76ers, Turner To Pacers

    Feb 20
    Tim Legler, Tom Penn and Chris Broussard break down the trade between Indiana and Philadelphia, which sends Danny Granger to the Sixers for Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen.
  • Video - Nuggets Roll Bucks 00:51

    Nuggets Roll Bucks

    Feb 20
    Kenneth Faried scored 26 points to lead the Nuggets past the Bucks 101-90.

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  • Brooklyn Nets considering signing Jason Collins to 10-day contract

    Feb 20
    The Brooklyn Nets are giving strong consideration to signing Jason Collins to a 10-day contract that would position the free-agent center to become the NBA's first active openly gay player, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.
  • Indiana Pacers trade Danny Granger to Philadelphia 76ers for Evan Turner, …

    Feb 20
    The Indiana Pacers have traded forward Danny Granger to the Philadelphia 76ers for forwards Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen, two sources confirmed to ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne.
  • Sources: Hawks trade for veteran Jamison

    Feb 20
    The Los Angeles Clippers have traded veteran forward Antawn Jamison to the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Rockets trade point guard Brooks to Nuggets

    Feb 20
    The Houston Rockets traded point guard Aaron Brooks to the Denver Nuggets for forward Jordan Hamilton in a swap of backups, sources told ESPN.com.