LeBron's not the hometown headliner at United Center or MSG, but that doesn't mean the Bulls and Knicks are boo-hooing. Far from it: they're among teams with solid prospects for the new year.
NBA Power Rankings: Six teams likely looking at a happy new year
Trey Johnson of the Bakersfield Jam has been named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in December. The honor, the first of the 2010-11 season, is also the first of Johnson's career.
NBA D-League Daily Developments