Erick Dampier's career path is similar to that of Ike Austin. Will his performance after age 30 be, too?
The presence of Chris Webber in the paint has stymied the passing games of Vlade Divac and Brad Miller.
Thanks to Rasho Nesterovic, the Spurs are closing in on the second seed out West despite missing Tim Duncan.
It's been almost an entire calendar year since Shaquille O'Neal has scored 40 points in a single game.
So far in February, Mike Bibby is shooting 57.9 percent from long range to raise his season percentage to 43.3.
For the fourth straight season, it looks like Paul Pierce is going to have his shooting percentage decline.
Steve Nash is hot. Reggie Miller is not. And youngsters Eddy Curry and Stromile Swift are finally showing signs of life.
Kobe Bryant is still hot. Raef LaFrentz is not. And Derrick Coleman has been the impetus behind Philly's six-game winning streak.
Tim Duncan is hot. Brent Barry is not. And Matt Harpring has quietly become of the league's top long-range shooters.
Jason Kidd is hot. Jamaal Tinsley is not. And Karl Malone might be headed for a substantial pay cut.
Stephon Marbury is hot. Theo Ratliff is not. And Tim Duncan and the Spurs are suddenly stuck in mediocrity.
Glenn Robinson is hot. Eddy Curry is not. And Antoine Walker continues to fire away from long range.