Trade Buzz: 5 deals that make sense

Originally Published: February 11, 2010
By Chad Ford |
Amare StoudemireP.A. Molumby/NBAE/Getty ImagesWhere could Amare Stoudemire land before next week's deadline? Let's fire up the Trade Machine!

The NBA trade deadline is one week away, and we're in the proverbial calm before the storm. While trade discussions continue around the league, most GMs are frustrated. Deal parameters remain vague, with teams still overvaluing their assets and undervaluing the assets of others.

As we've seen in past seasons, one big trade can have a domino effect on others. It tends to narrow the options, focus the discussion and turn up the pressure on teams to make moves.

Chad Ford

Senior Writer, NBA Insider