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McNeill and Mark talk about the strong start by the New York Knicks, who the early MVP candidates are, the strong play of Steph Curry, if the Bulls can continue to exceed expectations with Derrick Rose out, people sleeping on the Memphis Grizzlies, how we would fix the Los Angeles Lakers and the hot water Bryan Colangelo finds himself in.
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