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: Washington Business School. Talking with E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren, who penned the 1978 classic “Bullets Fever.”
PF: Grantland. Jonathan Abrams’ terrific oral history of the 2002 Western Conference finals, which you’ve likely already read. Read it again.
SF: Bleacher Report. Craig Sager discusses his ongoing fight with leukemia. Hurry back, Craig. This isn’t the same without you.
SG: SB Nation. Paul Flannery tactfully discusses the “lifetime achievement awards” rightfully given to Spurs coach Gregg Popovich and San Antonio executive R.C. Buford.
PG: Miami Herald. Catching up with Greg Oden and Michael Beasley, who have played just two minutes combined in this year’s postseason.
6th: TrueHoop. Discussing Roy Hibbert’s rim protection as it pertains to the Wizards.
7th: Salt Lake Hoops. Ben Dowett goes over the vicissitudes of coaching in the postseason, and the work of Scott Brooks, Kevin McHale, and others.
8th: New York Post. Marc Berman reports that Steve Kerr will make his decision soon. I’ll believe it when I Steve it.
9th: HoopsAnalyst. Harlan Schreiber delves into the ongoing Donald Sterling mess.
10th: Pounding the Rock. This is a fantastic Q + A with NBA superfan James Goldstein.
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