?Making the Best of a Cloudy Day Award--PAUL DENNIS, Maple Leafs. With little to do during the NHL lockout, the psychologist spent the second half of the NBA season counseling volatile Raptors point guard Rafer Alston.
?CPR Award-- BARON DAVIS, Warriors. After escaping the execrable Hornets in a midseason trade, the 26-year-old point guard breathed life into the moribund Warriors, who had won eight of 10 games at week's end.
?Fall of Rome Award-- JERRY BUSS, Lakers. Amid leaguewide speculation that no star will want to play alongside Kobe Bryant and with an extensive rebuilding process ahead, will the Lakers' owner--the architect of this mess--sell the NBA's most valuable team? ?