Bobby Simmons' value to the Nets rests with his status as an expiring contract, an $11.24 million expiring contract. Same with Tony Battie, who makes $6.61 million. But if the Nets can't deal them by Feb. 18, they're likely to be released so they can join another team. As for Chris Douglas-Roberts, Al Iannazzone confirms that Memphis is among teams that have inquired about him. CDR played college ball in Memphis.
- Nets notes: Bobby Simmons' future - Al Iannazzone - The Record
- Battie falls into basement - Bill Doyle - Worcester Telegram
- Ever wonder what it’s like to play for one of the worst teams in NBA history? - Boston Herald