1. Oklahoma City Thunder trade MVP candidate Kendrick Pekins
By far the biggest surprise at the deadline, this move will have drastic effects on the second half of the season and makes the Jazz into an immediate title-contender.
2. Dude Whose Name Sounds Like “Dragon” Gets Traded
This one is pretty self-explanatory.
3.Reggie Jackson Actually Wanted to Get Sent to Detroit.
Yep, you heard that right. The surprise is not that he got traded to Detroit, but that he was happy to leave a perennial contender to join a bad a team and live in Detroit. Detroit!
4. Believe It Or Not, The Knicks Still Suck.
Shocking, really. I’m speechless.
NOT SHOCKING: The 76ers Trade Their Only Active Asset, Michael Carter Williams, For a Handful of Useless Draft Picks.
They went from a “lose now, win tomorrow” strategy to a “lose now, lose forever” one.