ESPN is reporting that Yao Ming may have a stress fracture in his foot that will lead to season ending surgery. Looks like that proverbial snake has bit Adleman again. If this would have happened a week ago maybe a Miller for Brooks and more trade might have developed. Webber's and Peja's injuries. Getting over the hump in Portland 1990, 1991, 1992. Knee high leather boots may be in order.