July 27, 2009
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: Sir Charles In Charge. Are Rajon Rondo(notes) and Ray Allen(notes) the best backcourt combo in the league?
PF: Primer. Five dunks on LeBron James(notes) about which Nike should have been much more concerned with.
SF: Twin-Cities. Seeholzer: "The remaking of the Timberwolves' roster continued today when they traded center Etan Thomas(notes) and two future second-round draft picks to the Thunder for guards Damien Wilkins(notes) and Chucky Atkins(notes)."
SG: Basketball-Reference.com Blog. What's left in Vince Carter's(notes) tank?
PG: FH. The Bulls say Luol Deng(notes) is not healthy enough to play with Britain's national team this summer.
6th: SRI. New Detroit Pistons coach John Kuester calls himself an "experienced rookie coach."
7th: 7 Seconds Or Mess. Gian profiles rookie Jordan Hill's(notes) performance in the Vegas Summer League.
8th: The 700 Level. Sixers pick Jrue Holiday(notes) throws out the first pitch at a Phillies-Padres game.
9th: Knee Jerk NBA. Romance, disillusionment and the three other stages of NBA relationships.
10th: The Starting Five. Chris Webber(notes): "I wanted to retire as a King. I thought about going home and signing with Sacramento for one day, but again, signing with Golden State offered me closure I wouldn’t have had if I didn't have the opportunity."
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