The New York Post’s Peter Vescey weighs in on the Minnesota/Boston megadeal :

This just in: The ghost of Hubert Humphrey slunk into the T’Wolves’ executive offices and lambasted McHale for dragging his pivot feet on Vietnam.

Influx of fresh talent aside, if things don’t improve noticeably by the time the Feb. 23 trading deadline rolls around, Garnett may very well be next to go.

My father always said I was no ordinary idiot. While that’s debatable, it seems to me, despite averaging 22.2 points (16th overall) and 11.5 rebounds (fifth), K.G. is not good enough in the heart of the matter to salvage McHale’s sloping Navy.