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NBA Free Agency
The NBA's free-agency period is underway, and although deals cannot be made official until July 10 there's already been plenty of wheeling and dealing. Which teams have helped themselves and which have flopped this offseason? Tell us what you think. Vote now!
The third time was the charm for the Houston Rockets. Unable to swing trades with the Lakers for Pau Gasol or the Magic for Dwight Howard, they landed a blockbuster on Saturday, obtaining James Harden from the Rockets in a six-player deal in which they sent Kevin Martin to Oklahoma City. Reaction poured in from NBA players on Twitter.
Is this houston/okc trade legit??— demarcus cousins(@boogiecousins) October 28, 2012
Really sad to see Kmart and JLamb go...both class acts and great teammates. Welcome Harden, Cook, Aldrich and Hayward to Houston!!— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) October 28, 2012
That trade really happened? Wow— Maurice Harkless (@moe_harkless) October 28, 2012
Hahahahahahahaha hahahaha. OKC is bugging!!!!Hahahahahahahahaha— Malik Allen (@THEleekAllen30) October 28, 2012
James Harden? Is That Trade Real?— Carl Landry (@CarlLandry) October 28, 2012