A few little blurbs of news to help you pass the time.
The Lakers have better trades to offer the Magic for Dwight Howard, but if he stays in Orlando or goes to Houston, Dallas moves to the top of his destination list.
There was much speculation about the status of West, but it is confirmed he will agree to terms with the Dallas Mavericks to return next season.
O.J. Mayo went on ESPN Radio in Dallas to talk about Dirk Nowitzki, Mark Cuban, Darren Collison and other topics as the new Mavericks guard opens up.