NBA General Managers make their picks for 2004-05
GM Survey: Offseason Moves

Oct. 25 -- In 2004-05, who will be the MVP? Rookie of the Year? Most improved team? And who's going to win it all?

NBA.com posed these questions and more to the league's general managers, and a high majority of the GM's responded to our survey.* Here's what the guys who call the shots think about the new season.


Heat
Miami Heat
Which team made the best offseason moves overall?
Miami Heat
38.1%
Utah Jazz
33.3%
Orlando Magic
14.3%
Others receiving votes: Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns, San Antonio Spurs


Shaq
Shaquille O'Neal
Which one player acquisition will make the biggest impact?
100.0%


Barry
Brent Barry
What was the most underrated player acquisition?
Brent Barry, San Antonio
33.3%
9.5%
Steve Nash, Phoenix
9.5%
Lamar Odom, L.A. Lakers
9.5%
Others receiving votes: Erick Dampier, Dallas; Al Harrington, Atlanta; Stephen Jackson, Indiana; Antawn Jamison, Washington; Jason Terry, Dallas; Nick Van Exel, Portland; Antoine Walker, Atlanta

RESULTS & SCHEDULE
Oct. 28: International
Oct. 30: Coaches
Nov. 1: Rookies
Nov. 4: MVP
Nov. 5: Championship
FAN SURVEY


(* - Percentages are based on the pool of respondents to the survey, rather than all 30 general managers.)