Will bad starts affect deadline dealings?
PER Diem: Dec. 2, 2009
Updated: December 2, 2009, 2:25 PM ETBy John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Getty ImagesWill rocky starts by Agent Zero and Brandon Roy force their teams to deal at the trade deadline?Ready to talk trades yet? The trade deadline is more than two months away, but we're watching and waiting already. The reason: The biggest variable in any trading season is which clubs will look to retool (or dismantle) their rosters based on disappointing starts to the season.