Staging 'Twist' Helps Vacant Homes Sell

The basketball gods were smiling on Trenton Hassell when the Dallas Mavericks acquired the 6-foot-5-inch swingman from the Minnesota Timberwolves last September.
After all, Dallas still had Dirk Nowitzki and much of the nucleus that took them to the 2006 NBA Finals. Meanwhile, the eternally struggling T-Wolves had just dealt their lone superstar, Kevin Garnett, to the Boston Celtics.
But for Hassell and his wife, Tiffany, selling their Minneapolis home was