1. DID YOU KNOW LEBRON IS NOW A FREE AGENT OMG OMG OMG OMG: You can basically judge how much a person follows the league based on their reaction to this. Folks seemed to fall in one of two camps: the people who overreacted because they didn't understand what his contract was structured like or the people who knew this was a formality and that it could be very similar to a contract restructuring. Of course there's still a chance he could leave Miami and Deadspin had the best take on which teams should pursue LeBron James and why.
2. LIKE DIRK. IF I COULD BE LIKE DIRK: D-Magazine has a brief interview with Dirk Nowitzki, talking about how off-season work outs, his playlist, and what he eats for breakfast.
3. IN ALL HONESTY THE 'BOYS COULD PROBABLY USE HIM:
5. LOTS OF FEELINGS: I didn't know how to end this one since there's not a ton of interesting Maverick news today. I saw this video a couple of days ago and any of you who are Mad Men fans will recognize it immediately. This is just a GREAT use of pop culture and basketball nostalgia. Have a great day everyone.