Utah - NBA dominos are falling: Jazz trade Deron Williams to Nets

The Utah Jazz have traded point guard Deron Williams to the New Jersey Nets for rookie forward Derrick Favors, point guard Devin Harris and two first-round picks, according to league executives who requested anonymity because they were not authorized to comment on the trade until it became official. READ MORE (via USA Today)

NBA - Hornets, Kings trade Thornton, Landry

A person familiar with the negotiations says the Hornets and Kings have verbally agreed to a trade sending forward Carl Landry to New Orleans in exchange for shooting guard Marcus Thornton.  READ MORE (viaYahoo!Sports)

NBA -  NBA Trade Deadline Rumors: Feb. 23

With the Nuggets expected to take a step back after the Carmelo Anthony trade and the Grizzlies in position to possibly move up and secure one of the last playoff seeds in the West, Memphis may now be hesitant to make a trade before Thursday’s deadline, ESPN.com reported. READ MORE (viaSporting News)

Denver Nuggets GM on Carmelo Anthony deal: “We got killed”

Denver is not Cleveland. They got something back for their superstar.

But Denver was not a winner either in having to trade away Carmelo Anthony, and their GM Masai Ujiri said as much, as the fantastic Chris Tomasson reported at Fanhouse. READ MORE (via ProBasketball Talk)