The Joe Smith decision has a direct impact on the team's earnings and fans, notes ESPN.com's Darren Rovell.
On a cold autumn night, three years from today, there might be no scalpers selling hot tickets against the Lakers. There might be no banners hanging from the rafters. And finally there might be only a sprinkle of fans sitting in the upper deck.
Around town, few might don Timberwolves gear and perhaps only the die-hards know the sixth man. In fact, many passing by 660 First North Avenue might not even know there's a game inside at Target Center as the Timberwolves are hosting one of the ...
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