David Thorpe says the fortunes of the Kings and Pistons rest largely on the shoulders of big men DeMarcus Cousins and Greg Monroe.
Chad Ford looks at what's left in the free-agent class of 2010 after the top players have been scooped up.
The Cavaliers don't have a big man who can give them 20 points and 10 rebounds, but subs Joe Smith and Ben Wallace bring enough versatility off the bench to keep them in the title hunt.
Chad Ford takes a look at which teams are shopping for bigs at the trade deadline.
You might have missed the Marquis Daniels trade or the Lakers' acquisition of Maurice Evans, but you'll see an impact during the season, writes Antonio Williams of Scouts Inc.