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PER Diem: Jan. 7, 2010

Updated: January 7, 2010, 2:48 PM ET
By John Hollinger |
Tim Duncan and Steve NashJesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty ImagesSlowing down? Aging stars Tim Duncan and Steve Nash are perhaps playing better than ever this year.

NBA regular-season games come pretty fast and furious, and in the tumult sometimes we miss a few details. While certain stories race to the forefront (I can think of a current one in D.C., for instance), others get left behind.