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: The 700 Level. Kobe Bryant(notes) wants Michael Vick to "be epic." I just want him to "stop unknowingly reminding me that he tortured animals" and "lose to the Bears in two weeks."
PF: Detroit Free Press. Detroit-area billionaire Tom Gores has 30 days to buy the Pistons.
SF: WFNY. A profile on exciting Cavalier rookie Christian Eyenga(notes).
SG: Bullets Forever. Why you should never want Andray Blatche(notes) on your team.
PG: ShootHoops. How bust-worthy was the 2005 draft?
6th: Land O'Lakers. Is Pau Gasol(notes) still playing All-Star worthy ball?
7th: ShamSports. Really exhaustive, must-bookmark list of signable fringe NBA talent.
8th: Hardwood Hype. DeAndre Jordan(notes) as an All-Star? Why the hell not?
9th: Off the Dribble. The one-dimensional DeMar DeRozan(notes).
10th: New York Times. Also bookmark Howard Beck's description of Phoenix's calculated guess regarding Amar'e Stoudemire's(notes) knee.
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- Michael Vick
- Tom Gores