PER Diem: Feb. 23, 2009

The Hornets, Wizards and Bucks could feel the economic crunch next season

Updated: February 23, 2009, 4:50 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com

Thursday's trade deadline has come and gone, and what stood out was not the players who were dealt, but rather the players who were not.

Amare Stoudemire? Staying.

Shaquille O'Neal? Staying.

Vince Carter? Staying.

Richard Jefferson, Caron Butler, Antawn Jamison and David Lee? Staying.

Tyson Chandler? Going going gone? Close, but no cigar.

Instead we were treated to a lot of lower-level deals and had the shocking sight of several large expiring ...

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