Hollinger's PER Diem: Oct. 29, 2008

John Hollinger gives us his PER Diem for Wednesday night's games.

Updated: October 31, 2008, 8:58 AM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com

Greg Oden is the headline, obviously, and for selfish reasons, I hope he's back soon. (Reporting on Joel Przybilla versus Yao Ming on Nov. 6 won't have quite the same ring to it.)

But while we wait for the MRI results, let's look at the other half of the equation from Tuesday night: The Lakers looked good in their 96-76 win. In particular, their defensive intensity seemed a few notches higher, helping to keep the Blazers out of the paint and limiting them to 34.5 percent shooting. ...

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