Brandon key to reported blockbuster deal

Updated: July 23, 2003, 12:01 PM ET
By Chad Ford | NBA Insider
How ironic is this picture? In the midst of all of the press conferences where newly signed free agents sit, crisp new jersey's in hand, talking about chemistry, championship banners and being a (insert team name here) for life -- the yin to the NBA's yang is finally starting to catch up.

Chad Ford

ESPN Senior Writer