Texas' Dexter Pittman looks like the next Kendrick Perkins, UConn took advantage of a bad rule and Blake Griffin shows that playing hard is a skill.
Starbury's got a TV show, RJ's got a shiner, K-Mart's got a problem with leather, and more in NBA Local.
Lakers focus pranks on Andrew Bynum, Starbury has sights on TV show and injuries abound in preseason.
Tony Parker hooks up with Eva Longoria on TV, while the Jazz are being accused of cheating.
New Celtics boss Danny Ainge has some big decisions ahead, especially where Antoine Walker is concerned.