- All this talk about Beno Udrih's place among the league's most improved and the league's point guards is nice. For what it's worth, outside observers Empty the Bench place Udrih among their top 7 Most Improved candidates.
- Nate Jones has some good insight on what he saw from the Kings last Sunday, and also asks folks to stop heckling Ron Artest so hard.
- Speaking of possibly-evil-but-nonetheless-friendly Lakers bloggers, a link to Kurt's Forum Blue & Gold postmortem on the game is long overdue. He calls the Lakers defensive ineptitude an aberration, and I'd tend to agree.
- The Play in California has a list of reasons to hope KJ wins the mayorship.
- Great stuff going on at BallHype this week: An essay on the state of sports literature, and an essay from a blogger who quit his job to write books about the Padres.