I'll be grading on a curve here, so, congrats Ben Wallace, Dwyane Wade, and Steve Nash for doing what's expected of you last night but you're not receiving the emptiest honor for which NBA players are eligible this morning.
Games watched: Chicago at Miami, Phoenix at Lakers
Captain: Lamar Odom
G: Chris Duhon, Leandro Barbosa, Kirk Hinrich
C: Andrew Bynum
Coach: Scott Skiles, "It's one game, we're 1-0, yippee. This is an unrelenting league. We move on."
Cuts: James Jones, James Posey, Sasha Vujacic
Polite but firm suggestion to retire: Gary Payton, General Manager Pat Riley