January 2006
Sporting News;1/20/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 3, p45
The article presents information on developments related to basketball in the U.S. The Utah Jazz' F Andrei Kirilenko is making the "five-by-five" part of the NBA lexicon. That is when a player registers at least a five or more in five categories--points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals. The latest spin on Denver Nuggets PF Kenyon Martin: He was overworked early in the season after coming off knee surgery in May. There has been a lot written about how the Sacramento Kings coach Rick Adelman is in trouble, but he's probably safe as long as the team picture resembles an X-ray.


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