The Nets started off like gangbusters this summer, trading Vince Carter and Ryan Anderson for Courtney Lee, Rafer Alston and Tony Battie, hours later drafting Terrence Williams. In terms of salaries moved, the VC deal was the summer's biggest at $51.9 million. Since then...nothing. But RealGM's Daniel Leroux thinks the Nets are in the "Timetable of Contention" and says only Spurs and Raptors did better.
- Dissecting The 2009 Offeason - Daniel Leroux - Real GM