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Good, bad, ugly of NBA offseason

John Hollinger runs down the big winners and big losers of a busy summer

Updated: August 5, 2012, 3:46 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Deron Williams and Joe JohnsonSteven Freeman/Getty ImagesBrooklyn didn't wait long to reap the benefits of its big market, netting two All-Stars this summer.

So after all that funny business last summer, it turns out that there's only so much you can do to make small markets competitive.