Anatomy of an NBA roster blowup
A look at roster-shifting trades shows the Pau Gasol deal actually helped Memphis
Updated: March 3, 2011, 9:24 AM ETBy Tom Haberstroh | ESPN Insider
Sam Forencich/Getty ImagesIn trading Gerald Wallace to Portland, the Bobcats began building for the future.
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