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The December schedule cuts the Lakers some serious slack, but the Suns, Celtics and Rockets have it tough.
Gilbert Arenas is boosting his credentials as a player and solidifying his combustible reputation at the same time.
With Michael Jordan out of the picture in Washington, the Wizards are finally looking toward the future.
Ernie Grunfeld and Eddie Jordan have been working hard to convince Gilbert Arenas to join the Wizards.