On The Move: Southeast Division
Alex Kennedy of Hoopsworld writes that Anthony Johnson is the player the Orlando Magic are most likely to trade. "If the team can move him for a young point guard or even a draft pick, they'll likely do it," according to Kennedy. In 25 games this season, Johnson is averaging 4.6 points and 2.3 assists on 42.2% shooting.
Mavs Morning Donuts: Where's Tim Thomas?
Mike Fisher of DallasBasketball.com, who covered Brandon Bass during his two years with the Mavericks, has this interesting note about Bass' recent lack of playing time.
Somewhere down at Mavs HQ, people are whispering, "I told you so.’’
Fisher later mentions that Bass is a "sensitive" player whom the Mavs "coddled."
MAGIC: Magic's Super Bowl Picks and Barnes' Analysis
Matt Barnes, a standout wide receiver in high school, picks the winner of tomorrow's Super Bowl. A few of his Magic teammates also make their picks.