Dave Telep's Starting 5: The latest on uncommitted seniors Andrew Wiggins and Jon Severe, why positions are becoming irrelevant, an introduction to freshman Braxton Blackwell and final thoughts on the Nike Hoop Summit.
Pau Gasol eyes an early return, Myles Brand could help U.S. basketball, and Joe Dumars reveals the Pistons' flaw.
Is Gilbert Arenas still thinking opt-out? Can Denver land AI? Read the latest Intel Report.
While LeBron James continues to develop as a player, Carmelo Anthony is struggling to keep up.
The Western Conference fell back to Earth this summer. The Spurs, Rockets and Wolves hope to pick it up.
If you thought Puerto Rico was tough, wait until Team USA faces Greece, Australia and Lithuania over the next week.