It's only preseason, but some teams' new studs are playing like duds.
The Knicks have spent millions, but they have no one who knows how to win.
Carlos Boozer will help turn each and every Jazz game into an excruciating exercise of execution and patience.
The Jazz get the most bang for their buck, while the Magic continue to pay a high price for Grant Hill's bum ankle.
Both the Nuggets and Jazz have excelled in a tough conference, but only one of them can make the playoffs.
The statistics show that Karl Malone's absence has hurt the Lakers more than anything else in recent months.
The Grizzlies are just as close to achieving home court as they are from missing the playoffs altogether.
It's been almost an entire calendar year since Shaquille O'Neal has scored 40 points in a single game.
The Lakers knew they wouldn't get Kobe Bryant in quantity this season, but last week they certainly got him in quality.
The Spurs' Tim Duncan can score, rebound, pass and defend. Just don't ask him to shoot free throws anymore.
Utah's emphasis on teaching and teamwork has allowed it to overcome the losses of Karl Malone and John Stockton.
The Kings are the most accurate, but the Sonics rely on the 3-pointer more than any other team in the NBA.
Allen Iverson leads in the NBA in scoring, but he's not nearly as efficient as some of the league's other top scorers.
On a team as young as the Jazz, coach Jerry Sloan is just looking for 10 guys who will work their butts off.
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