Some links worth your time:
--Benjamin Hochman's latest mailbag delves into various Nuggets topics like "What is George Karl's fascination with Linas Kleiza?" And Hochman tells us who may get his vote for MVP.
--ESPN's John Hollinger tackles the stronger and weaker teams come playoff time in regards to reserve minutes being reduced in his latest Per Diem.
--ESPN's David Thorpe discusses this season's rookies and their future promise.
--Dave over at Blazers Edge talks NBA Contraction. Al Jefferson coming to a team near you?
--If you haven't read Aaronstampler over on Pounding the Rock you need to. This Spurs writer has some great insight and wit with this 'Life Goes On' for the Spurs piece.
--See where the Nuggets rank on Yahoo! Sports' Ball Don't Lie's latest power rankings.