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Breaking NBA Trade - Marion for J. O'Neal

by Jeff Briggs

NBA All-Star weekend often signals the start of NBA trading season and the first big trade of the year went down today. The Raptors send Jermaine O'Neal and Jamario Moon to the Heat in exchange for Shawn Marion and Marcus Banks. While many contend that O'Neal and Marion are both washed up, it should at least signal a change in the style of play for both teams involved, allowing Toronto to run more and helping Miami with its problems down low.