A look around the league and the web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out.
C: Memphis Commercial Appeal. The great Geoff Calkins with 50 things that new Grizzlies owner Robert Pera needs to know.
PF: ESPN. Jared Dudley joins everyone else in fawning over the Miami Heat's offense.
SF: SB Nation. Paul Flannery: 'In the NBA's Eastern Conference, everyone is playing for 6th.'
SG: Truth About It. Taking rightful notice of Kevin Seraphin's new confidence.
PG: AZ Central. The Suns are good at dunks and lay-ups and that's about it.
6th: Sports Illustrated. Ten players that need more burn … now.
7th: Cavs: The Blog. Concerned about Tristan Thompson. Great read, with a Dan Telfer mention.
8th: Grantland. Zach Lowe on the early stages of Knick and Thunder development.
9th: New York Post. Patrick Ewing is happy with the Knicks, and his summertime decisions.
10th: SFGate. In a very cool move following Brandon Rush's ACL tear, Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson took his entire team to the hospital to visit the injured swingman.
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