Phil Jackson says the idea of a Jason Kidd-Andrew Bynum trade should never be considered "ludicrous". Magic GM Otis Smith says his owner isn't opposed to adding another big contract ... like Kidd's. Everyone in Chicago thinks Scott Skiles' departure could be a first step toward acquiring Kidd. Cleveland, Dallas, Denver ... wherever. Problem is Rod Thorn doesn't appear ready to pull the trigger.
- Bynum puts hard work on display in victory - Kevin Ding - Orange County Register
- How do Orlando Magic spell relief? D-E-F-E-N-S-E - Brian Schmitz - Orlando Sentinel
- Merry Christmas, Scott Skiles? - Michael Lee - Washington Post
- Like this city, Kobe trade saga never sleeps - Broderick Turner - Riverside Press-Enterprise
- Bulls' firing line could expand - Sam Smith - Chicago Tribune
- Floor leaders in high demand - Kenny Smith - Yahoo! Sports