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David Stern Vetoes Paul Trade
At the close of shop today, it looked like Chris Paul was headed west to play for the Lakers.  Los Angeles was set to ship Pau Gasol and Lamar Odom to New Orleans for Chris Paul.
New Orleans and Houston were then going to do their own thing with a bunch of other players...
Caracter ‘Goes Hungry, Leaves Arrested.’
Former UTEP Miner and current Los Angeles Laker forward Derrick Caracter was arrested at an IHOP in downtown New Orleans early Sunday morning.  The 22 year old was arrested for allegedly striking a pregnant waitress.
3 Card Monty
Now that I've had a little time to catch my breath, if the rest of the NBA playoffs are like the first two days it's gonna be epic.  TNT has this famous catchphrase of '40 games in 40 nights.'  By night 22 Chuck, the Jet, EJ, and all the fans are usually sick of the playoffs.  Charles gets so grumpy…