Odds and ends for Wednesday afternoon….
- Leandro Barbosa has switched agents and is now represented by Dan Fegan, according to HoopsHype (via Twitter). The Raptors guard, who is eligible for free agency at season's end, told Ryan Wolstat of the Toronto Sun the change was "just business" (Twitter link).
- In a Heat mailbag, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel fields questions on the Nuggets' Chris Andersen and potential buyout candidates.
- Chad Ford of ESPN.com answered questions on trade scenarios and draft prospects in an afternoon chat.
- In two pieces for ESPNDallas.com, Tim MacMahon talks to Mavericks players about not getting caught up in the business side of the NBA, and asks why Dallas wouldn't consider buying out Lamar Odom.
- The Maloof brothers have become heroes in Sacramento again for the first time in years, writes Scott Howard-Cooper of NBA.com.