A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball.
* This is mad – the NBA 2K13 trailer featuring the Dream Team vs. the 2012 Team USA, set to “Run This Town” by Jay-Z, Kanye West and Rihanna.
* Check out the Spurs’ new alternate jerseys. Not bad but it looks like a practice jersey.
* Dwight Howard speaks on the Dwightmare…..and in the process pretty much confirms all that’s been said about him for the last year.
* Derrick Rose breaks down in tears during an adidas sneaker launch. Clearly, not being able to play the game he loves is huge for him.
* The New York Knicks are stuck in the 90’s.
* Check out this hilarious photo of J.R. Smith……and the bird in the corner giving him the stink eye. The article is worth a read too.
* Bob Ryan sits down for an interesting interview with Boston coach Doc Rivers.
* Wanna buy Michael Jordan’s expired credit card?
* The challenges facing the Oklahoma City Thunder.
* Jeremy Lin is still trying to sleep on his teammates’ couches.
* Not bball related, but check out these guns!