After taking a look at the offseason challenges that the Nets will face earlier today, here's more out of the Atlantic..
- If the Sixers and new GM Sam Hinkie don't retain Andrew Bynum, look for the Rockets rumors to heat up quickly, writes Tom Ziller of SBNation.com. If healthy and teamed up with James Harden and Chandler Parsons, Houston would have a formidable offensive lineup.
- Steve Serby of the New York Post sat down with Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni for a Q&A. When asked if he wants to return to New York next year, the Argentinean said that he is focusing on winning at the moment and will tackle that after the season.
- Celtics GM Danny Ainge says the Raptors have asked for permission to speak with assistant coach Tyronn Lue for a position on Dwane Casey's staff, tweets Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe.
- Chris Forsberg of ESPNBoston.com is turning in his report card on the Celtics' 2012/13 roster. Today, he evaluates the play of mid-season pickup Shavlik Randolph.