Our Experts’ Initial Reactions to the Clint Capela-Robert Covington NBA Trades


Photo credit: Tim Warner/Getty Images. Pictured: James Harden and Robert Covington

It looked like it might be a quiet trade deadline, but late Tuesday night it was reported that four teams got together and made a 12-player trade happen.

Here are the details of the movement:

So what does this mean for the teams involved? Should it change any futures value? What about immediate betting impact? A few of our NBA experts got together below to discuss.

Wob: Everybody Wins?

I love that the biggest (in terms of quantity of players) trade since the Patrick Ewing-to-the-Sonics deal is quite possibly the most irrelevant trade of the season. Not a single move made in this blockbuster will affect who wins the title.

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