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The Mavericks entered trade deadline week with an unhappy Dennis Smith Jr., one year of DeAndre Jordan, a weighty Harrison Barnes contract, the expiring deal of Wesley Matthews and a shortage of attractive young assets around star rookie Luka Doncic. The Sixers brought in Tobias Harris, the Raptors added Marc Gasol and the Bucks won the Nikola Mirotic derby, making each of the three a much tougher postseason foe. We have three superstar unrestricted free agents Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard and Kyrie Irving plus a handful of stars like Jimmy Butler, Tobias Harris, Klay Thompson and Kemba Walker. Brand got the Sixers GM job in September in the wake of the Bryan Colangelo Twitter fiasco, with less than two years of experience as a player development consultant and G-League general manager.