…games like these mean you get more of a chance to see what Kareem Rush can really do.

(the Grizzlies’ Brian Cardinal gets stompy with Lamar Odom)

At Conseco Fieldhouse tonight, Pacers coach Rick Carlise sent a strong message that will reverberate throughout the the league, his previously unbeaten Pacers getting mauled at home by 41 one points by the (fucking) Clippers. The message of course being, that if you bench a defensive dynamo like Ron Artest, the opposition will have that much easier a time of driving and/or camping out in the lane for as long as they want.

Mikki Moores scored 16 points coming off the bench for L.A.