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Kidd for Harris...Present for Future

In the most detailed dissection yet of the Nets-Mavs trade, Sports Illustrated's Jack McCallum says the Mavs, while happy now, have to understand that if they don't get to the Finals, they're likely to be heavily criticized for selling the future to satisfy the present. No team risked as much getting older, writes McCallum, and suggests that without Avery Johnson in his ear, Devin Harris is likely to thrive, quoting an NBA coach as saying, "the kid had to get away from Dallas to really grow."