ESPN.com's Intelligence Report: Jan. 4
Updated: January 4, 2006, 10:26 AM ET
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MORE NBA HEADLINES
- Sources: Rondo trade to Mavericks imminent
- Melo says he's been advised to 'shut it down'
- Rose out with illness; Noah returns for Bulls
- Cousins to return after bout with meningitis