More cowbell: Quick hits

What does Bill Simmons do when he has something quick he needs to say? He puts it here.

Updated: June 21, 2005, 9:58 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

• Spike TV just launched an entertaining new show called "The Rookies" (translation: camera crews following Emeka Okafor, Josh Smith, Jameer Nelson and Devin Harris since last June). Some good inside stuff here, most notably Okafor trying to stay awake in Charlotte on the day after the draft, as they shuttled him around to 40 different interviews. I also enjoyed how Harris' entire family moved to the Dallas area after he was drafted by the Mavs (imagine if they trade him this summer), or ...

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