What Have We Learned so far Class? My NBA Observations After One Round.

Anthony WilliamsonCorrespondent IMay 5, 2009

What Have We Learned so far Class? My NBA Observations After One Round.

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    BOSTON - MAY 02:  Ray Allen #20 of the Boston Celtics reacts to a call in the second half against the Chicago Bulls in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden on May 2, 2009 in Boston, Massach

Dwight Howard is Truly a Man Amongst Boys

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    PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 26:  Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic looks on against the Philadelphia 76ers during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Wachovia Center on April 26, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsy

The Celtics are still a force in the NBA.

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    BOSTON - MAY 04:  Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics reacts after a missed shot in the second half against the Orlando Magic in Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden on May 4, 2009 in Boston,

The Chicago Bulls will Make it to the Second Round Next Year

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    BOSTON - MAY 02:  Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls drives to the net as Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics defends in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden on May 2, 2009 in Boston, Ma

The Billups Factor is for real

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    DENVER - APRIL 29:  Chauncey Billups #7 of the Denver Nuggets takes a free throw against the New Orleans Hornets in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 29, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The N

The Atlanta Hawks are the best AND 1 team in the NBA

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    ATLANTA - APRIL 29:  Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks tries to go between his legs and dunk on a break-away lay-up against the Miami Heat during Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at Philips Arena on April 29, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. Th

The 76er's are not as good as they (and I) thought they were.

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    PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 30:  Andre Iguodala #9 of the Philadelphia 76ers looks down as he waits to take a free throw against the Orlando Magic during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at Wachovia Center on April 30, 2009 in Philadelphia, Penns

The run may be over for Parker and Duncan.

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    DALLAS - APRIL 25:  Forward Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs during play against the Dallas Mavericks in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center on April 25, 2009 in Dallas, Texas.

The time is now for the Pistons to rebuild.

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    AUBURN HILLS, MI - APRIL 24:  Rasheed Wallace #30 of the Detroit Pistons looks on while playing the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Palace of Auburn Hills on April 24, 2009 in A

Despite their lackluster series, the Hornets are still very good.

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    DENVER - APRIL 29:  Chris Paul #3 of the New Orleans Hornets looks on during a break in the action against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 29, 2009 in Denver, Co

I don't know who Ron Artest is anymore.

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 04:  Ron Artest #96 of the Houston Rockets looks on in the second quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 4, 2009 in Los Angeles, C

I like Deron Williams more than Chris Paul... this Postseason.

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 21:  Deron Williams #8 of the Utah Jazz looks on against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 21, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE T

The Cavs are a Mo' betta team than last year.

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    AUBURN HILLS, MI - APRIL 26:  Mo Williams #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers gets introduced prior to playing the Detroit Pistons in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the Palace of Auburn Hills on April 26, 2009

Kobe is still Kobe, but unfortunately Odom is still Odom.

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 04:  Luis Scola #4 of the Houston Rockets lays the ball up in front of Lamar Odom #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers in the first half in Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 4
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