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Offseason Blueprint: Accessorizers

These teams can address specific needs through niche free agents or clever trades

Updated: June 29, 2010, 12:40 PM ET
By Chris Broussard and Ric Bucher | ESPN The Magazine
Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty ImagesTrading for Chris Paul would be risky, but it could be a boon for the guard-needy Bobcats.

ESPN Insider is breaking down what every team in the league could -- and should -- do during the most anticipated offseason in NBA history. Ric Bucher and Chris Broussard have separated the league into six groups based on everything from cap room to organizational philosophy. Next: the accessorizers -- the Bobcats, Rockets, Pacers, Thunder, Grizzlies and Bucks. Follow the whole series here.


To see offseason plans for the Bobcats, Rockets, Pacers, Thunder, Grizzlies and Bucks, plus what alternative moves Chris Broussard and Ric Bucher suggest if those teams can't execute Plan A, sign up for ESPN Insider today.

Ric Bucher

NBA Reporter, ESPN The Magazine Senior Writer