Six good teams flying under the radar

Time to pay attention to these squads on the rise (PER Diem: Jan. 11, 2011)

Updated: January 11, 2011, 3:03 PM ET
By John Hollinger |
Josh Smith and Blake GriffinNoah Graham/NBAE/Getty ImagesYou know how high Josh Smith and Blake Griffin can soar ... but what about their respective teams?

I know you all want to hear more about Carmelo Anthony today, but before we resume our coverage of The Indecision, let's take a quick peek at some teams that haven't commanded much of our attention lately … but perhaps should.