"We signed him last summer [to a three-year deal] for a reason. We like Brendan Witt. He's a fearless leader, a big part of our room.">>Garth Snow to ESPN.com. Presumably that reason was the 2007-08 Witt rather than the 08-09 version. But Witt has held his head high and even publicly backed Scott Gordon after being the only one on record to question Go-Go's system. Should be interesting to see how the rest of his year plays out.