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The 10-man rotation, starring Stephon Marbury wishing you a Happy New Year

Kelly Dwyer
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Stephon Marbury, and it's 2012

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: SB Nation. Stephon Marbury is wishing you a Happy Chinese New Year. Click the link to see the full picture of him holding the placard -- you guessed it -- upside down.
PF: 8 Points, 9 Seconds. Did you guys see Paul George lock Kobe Bryant down late on Sunday night?
SF: Hardwood Paroxysm. Carldell "Squeaky" Johnson is living his dream.
SG: The Basketball Jones. Mark Deeks (from ShamSports) on the best NBA free agents available.
PG: Hardwood Paroxysm. Curtis Harris with everything you need to know about Lafayette "Fat" Lever.
6th: Hardwood Paroxysm. Jared Dubin details the NBA's top-10 tweeters.
7th: The Point Forward. The NBA's season is a quarter of the way finished (!), here's a needed breakdown.
8th: WEEI. Paul Pierce wants to retire a Celtic, ya dingus.
9th: Real GM. "Danny Ainge and the Art of the Rebuild."
10th: TrueHoop. I'm not paraphrasing Kevin Arnovitz when I tell you that Blake Griffin wasn't as good as you thought he was entering this season, and he's not as bad as you think he is right now. Just wanted to toss my own anecdote in. This is a fantastic column, one I'd hoped to write, and I'm happy that Kevin knocked it out of the park before I did.

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