The 10-man rotation, starring the magnificence that is Drew Gooden

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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: Truth About It. Three glorious reasons and three wonderful anecdotes as to why new addition Drew Gooden should fit in fabulously with the Washington Wizards’ goofy, winnin’ crew.
PF: Denver Stiffs. In a very good interview, Nuggets swingman Wilson Chandler goes to bat for beleaguered Denver rookie coach Brian Shaw.
SF: Daily Thunder. Royce Young is amongst the many Thunder fans worried that Caron Butler will steal minutes from Perry Jones and Jeremy Lamb.
SG: HoopsAnalyst. A cool look at how Giannis Antetokounmpo stacks up alongside other 19-year olds of recent lore and laffs.
PG: SB Nation. jon bois attempted to make a basketball video game and it wasn’t good

6th: SB Nation. Ricky O’Donnell lays into Kevin Durant’s ability to see over the defense and fire pinpoint passes all about the face, chest, neck, breast and head.
7th: Sports Illustrated. Rob Mahoney details the slow but certain ascent of the Houston Rockets.
8th: SportsGrid. A video of Metta World Peace’s time with the New York Knicks set to the tune of “I Shall Be Released” because sure, why not?
9th: 48 Minutes of Hell. Soon after cooking lunch for a kids’ birthday party, I talked San Antonio Spurs on this downloadable digital podcast.
10th: TicketFly. Want to party in the hours following the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference? Line up here.

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Kelly Dwyer is an editor for Ball Don't Lie on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at or follow him on Twitter!

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