The Denver Nuggets traded their 32-25 team for the New York Knicks 28-26 team (minus Stoudemire). Plus the Timberwolves slipped a trade in there. This is one massive trade that went down. Here is the breakdown between the three way trade Between Nuggets, Timberwolves, and Knicks:
Knicks: New York Knicks receive Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Anthony Carter, Shelden Williams and Renaldo Balkman from the Nuggets, and the Knicks also receive Corey Brewer from the Timberwovles
Nuggets: Denver Nuggets will receive Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Danilo Gallinari, Timofey Mozgov, a 2014 first-round draft pick, and he Warriors’ 2012 second-round pick, the Warriors’ 2013 second-round pick and $3 million in cash from the New York Knicks.
Timberwolves: Minnesota Timberwolves receive Eddy Curry and Anthony Randolph from the New York Knicks
Hard to say who came out on top, the Knicks get a ticking time bomb, and the Nuggets get a few draft picks for the future (Plus the no longer have to deal with Melo).
Nuggets win! Plus we no longer have to talk about Melo!