Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 10/18/17

OKC & HOU: Does It Matter That There Is Only One Basketball?  (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
Will Jrue Holiday Benefit From Playing Shooting Guard? (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
Hayward’s Injury Has Changed The Celtics’ Trajectory (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Hayward’s Injury: Understanding The Early News (from Jeff Stotts, In Street Clothes):
With Butler Joining Wiggins & Towns, Can The Wolves Become Elite? (from Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune):
Presenting The Archetypes For The 2017-18 Season (from Jared Dubin, Dime Mag):
“Betaball” Excerpt: Draymond Green (from Eric Malinowski, Dime Mag):
The Weirdest NBA Season Is Finally Here (from Nathanial Friedman/Eric Freeman, GQ):
Opening Night Observations (from Jason Patt, Fanrag Sports):
12 MVP Candidates (from Paul Flannery, SBNation):
What Nurkic Brings To The Blazers (from Ben Gordon, 94 Feet Report):
 – The Starting 5 (from Kelly Scaletta, Fanrag Sports):
Will Andre Drummond Get Another Shot At Stardom? (from Haley O’Shaughnessy, The Ringer):
Video Analysis: RHJ’s Improved Game (from Nicholas LeTourneau, Nets Daiily):
30 People Who Will Define This Season (from Dave Zarum, Sportsnet.ca):
Players Who Deserve More Run (from Adam Fromal, Bleacher Report):

Refreshed Dragic: Ready For New Season (from Manny Navarro, Miami Herald):

How The Warriors Plan To Balance Work & Fun (from Mark Medina, Mercury News):
Knicks Preview (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
Knicks: Pick-And-Roll Should Be Key On Offense (from Maxwell Ogden, Daily Knicks):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/15/17

3 PGs With Different Skill Sets & How They Fit Today’s Game (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Read it here:  https://www.theringer.com/nba/2017/8/15/16146000/nba-point-guards-ricky-rubio-reggie-jackson-malcolm-brogdon

Nets’ Playbook: Three Plays To Watch (from Charles Maniego, Nets Daily):
Dakari Johnson Keeps Working To Find His Fit (from David Ramil, Fanrag Sports):
Proving Grounds: Jabari Parker (from Bryan Toporek, BBall Breakdown):
Cavs’ Goal Of Irving Trade Tied To Fear Of Losing LBJ  (from Adrian Wojnarowski, ESPN):
How The Schedule Was Made: Taking A Hard Look At Metrics (from Tim Reynolds, AP):
Which Teams Will Make The Biggest Leaps This Season? (from Michael Shapiro, Sports Illustrated):
What To Expect From The Celtics’ Rookies (from Joshua Bateman, Hardwood Houdini):
Just How Good Is Avery Bradley’s Defense? (from Ash Vanclay, Piston Powered):
Read and watch it here:  https://pistonpowered.com/2017/08/15/detroit-pistons-avery-bradley-defense/

Building The Perfect Rookie From This Year’s Draft Class (from Jonathan Wasserman, Bleacher Report):
Bradley Beal: Rising From Good To Great (from Tony East, NBA Math):
Drummond Passes Post-Surgery Breathing Test (from Rod Beard, Detroit News):
Talking With Myles Turner (from Grant Afseth, Indiana Sports Coverage):
Jazz Defense: Poised To Be Even Better (from Adam Coffman, Hoops Habit):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/11/17

The Re-Energizing Of Andre Drummond (from Michael Lee, Yahoo Sports):
Pistons: Improved Perimeter Defense & Andre Drummond (from Matthew Way, Piston Powered):
Film Study: Allen Crabbe (from Charles Maniego, Nets Daily):
Five 2018 Draft Prospects Who “You Need To Care About” (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Rising Draft Prospects (from Jonathan Givony/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Dennis Schroder’s Breakout Moment (from Ryan Akin,Soaring Down South):
New G-League GM Anthony Parker Is Excited About The Challenge (from John Denton, magic.com):
Sam Dekker: Blueprint For The Future NBA SF? (from Paul Tooke, Clipperholics):
Will Zach LaVine Make Another Leap This Season?  (from Nick Birdsong, NBA Math):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/7/17

Q & A: Bucks GM Jon Horst (from Steve Aschburner, NBA.com):
Ron Baker: Small Town Guy, Big Apple Dream (from Barabra Barker, Newsday):
SVG: Drummond Should Focus On Strengths  (from Keith Langlois, pistons.com):
Top Draft Prospects From U18 Euro Championship (from Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Jordan Mickey: Following The New 3-And-B Archetype (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10dys):
Luke Babbitt: Exactly As Advertised (from Graham Chapple, Peachtree Hoops):
What Will Clippers Look Like Post-CP3?  (from Scott Rafferty, Sporting News):
Podcast: Phil Weber On The Pelicans, And More (from Hoopistani):
The Rise Of Indian Basketball (from Vivek Muthuramalingam, GQ):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/19/17

What We Learned From The Lonzo Ball Show In LV (from Ohm Youngmisuk, ESPN):
Rockets Add More Defense With Mbah A Moute  (from Mason Hicks, Space City Hoops):
The Draymond Green Summer League All-Stars (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Summer League: Top Rookies (from Max Holm, Hoops Habit):
CJ Miles: Quality Role Player The Raptors Needed (from Jordan Kligman, Hashtag Basketball):
How The New Two-Day Contracts Work (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
–  How The Lakers Secured KCP (from Mark Medina, LA Daily News):
In Search Of The Ideal Talent Distribution For An NBA Roster (from Todd Whitehead, Nylon Calculus):
No Two Coaching Stories Are The Same (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
Andre Drummond’s Post-Up Experiment Must End (from Steve Hinson, Detroit Bad Boys):
Ginobili: The Journey Continues (from Michael Wright, ESPN):
The Grizzlies’ SG Dilemma  (from Eric Monroe, Grizzly Bear Blues):
John Collins: Summer League Review (from Graham Chapple, Peachtree Hoops):
Kuzma Says He Can Play Any Position (from Harrison Faigen, Silver Screen And Roll):
DeMarre Carroll: Nets A Better Fit For Me  (from Brian Lewis,  NY Post):
Doug McDermott Q & A  (from Dirk Chatelain, omaha.com):
Dear NBA Coaches: Please Stop Running So Many ISOs  (from Brian Sampson,  NBA Math):
Orlando Goes Small With Versatility, Not With A Stretch-4  (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Newest Denver Nugget Torrey Craig: In-Depth Scouting Report (from Adam Mares/Andrew Price, Denver Stiffs):
Vander Blue Has Earned A Spot In The NBA (from Shereen Rayan, Lake Show Life);
Quincy Acy Continues His NBA Journey (from Christopher Lavinio, Hoops Habit):