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Many facets to Camby deal for Clippers

Updated: February 16, 2010, 9:38 PM ET
By Kevin Arnovitz | ESPNLosAngeles.com

With the Clippers' trade of big man Marcus Camby to Portland for guard Steve Blake, forward Travis Outlaw and cash, a number of interesting issues come to light for the team. At its core, this is a monetary deal for the Clippers. They exchange one expiring contract for two, so they don't sacrifice their off-season cap space as they enter the 2010 free agent bonanza. The real prize for the Clippers is the $1.5 million netted from Portland. Never underestimate the value of hard currency in an economic ...

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