The Nets' off-season moves haven't been headline-grabbing. Everyone figured they would take Sean Williams as their draft pick and they did. Few expected Carter to sign elsewhere and he didn't. Signing Jamaal Magloire was a bit of a surprise, but it didn't astonish anyone. Attempts to trade Richard Jefferson had been expected and they may continue. Still, Rod Thorn was happy with what he had accomplished...until the "Big Ticket" came East.
- Getting Inside - USA Today