The 10-man rotation, starring Aaron Brooks chuckin’ a shoe

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: Counterkicks. Aaron Brooks loved his footwear so he set it free. Then he missed it and asked for it back.
PF: NBA Playbook. Via Piston Powered, how John Wall got his breakaway dunk Tuesday night.
SF: Truth About It. Great read on what has gotten into Andray Blatche, recently.
SG: Britt Robson's always-insightful power rankings and team breakdowns.
PG: WEEI Green Street. Good work from Paul Flannery on detailing Boston's injuries.
6th: HoopsWorld. The always-insightful Larry Coon chats.
7th: National Post. Eric Koreen with a great take on what Andrea Bargnani is worth to the Raptors.
8th: Dave McMenamin is among a group of NBA writers taking on five hoops questions.
9th: TrueHoop. Twitter vs. Henry Abbott, really, about Kobe Bryant's clutchosity.
10th: Sports Radio Interviews: Talking with Derrick Rose:

Have you taken defensive criticism personally?

"No. I don't even listen to that because I know defensively, I'm alright. I've got my teammates behind me. We have each other.

Damn right.

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