Trade deadline's effects on tankers

Updated: February 3, 2014, 3:02 PM ET
By Chad Ford | ESPN Insider

The NBA trade deadline is now just 17 days away. It's the last chance for teams to either improve their tanking strategy or to move off this list all together.

And it's the final arbiter, if you will, to show a team's true colors.

Chad Ford

Senior Writer, NBA Insider