Hollinger's PER Diem: Dec. 2, 2008

The battle for the best conference is up for grabs, John Hollinger writes.

Updated: December 2, 2008, 2:44 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com

The battle for the title of best conference is up for grabs again, and how we decide is all in the eye of the beholder.

First, some background: After the East raced out to a huge early-season advantage, the West has come roaring back. It's particularly noticeable at the top, where teams like Portland, Dallas and Houston have barged toward the top of the Power Rankings. In fact, five of the top nine teams now hail from the West, including the top-ranked Lakers, while four of the top ...

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