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 ET
By Tom Haberstroh | ESPN Insider
Gerald WallaceSam Forencich/Getty ImagesIn trading Gerald Wallace to Portland, the Bobcats began building for the future.

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