Sam and Jeff break down the league at the quarter point in the season. They talk about how great Russell Westbrook has been so far and the amazing numbers he has been putting up. They discuss the New York Knicks and how they’re starting to play good ball. A quick chat with Jeff Hornacek on being caught in between the Carmelo Anthony/Phil Jackson drama and his reaction to the Cleveland Cavaliers’ “water-bottle challenge” during their recent game. They also talk about the hot Memphis Grizzlies and Utah Jazz and why those teams have been so good. They then have a quick conversation about the Toronto Raptors and how all signs are pointing to another showdown with them and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference. They talk about LeBron James and how he isn’t slowing down at all this season, putting up some outstanding numbers in several categories. They finish up with a little CBA talk and what the changes are that there could be a lockout.