Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/19/19

ATL: Trae Young’s Elite “Floater”  (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
BOS: Takeaways From Loss To DEN (from Keith Smith, Celtics Blog):
DEN: IT Gets His Moment (from Tim Bontemps, ESPN):
DEN: Film Study From Win Over Pacers (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
DET: Kennard Has Added The Step-Back (from James Edwards III, The Athletic):
GSW: The Winding Road That Led Bogut Back To The Warriors (from Anthony Slater, The Athletic):
IND: How IS IND Keeping Pace In The East?  (from Derek Reifer, Corner Three):
LAL: G-League: Spencer Hawes Won’t Quit (from Kyle Goon, SCNG.com ):
MEM: Rabb Continues To Impress (from BBall Index):
MEM: Grizzlies Have Stayed True To Defensive Foundation (from Beale Street Bears):
MIA: How Good Can Adebayo Become? (from Sam DiGiovanni, Hoops Habit):
PHO: Bender Is Providing Stability (from Bob Young, The Athletic):
PHO: Maybe We Were Too Hard On Ayton (from Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
SAS: Poeltl’s Quick Adjustment To The Spurs’ Way (from Nick Agar-Johnson, Hashtag Sports):
TOR: Raptors Need Lowry Back To Sustain Team’s Improved Shooting & Passing (from Eric Koreen, The Athletic):
How A Video Room Preps A Team For The Playoffs (from Mo Dakhil):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
Q & A:  The Goble Brothers: NBA Refs  (from Steve Aschburner, NBA.com):
Best Draft Prospects In Each Tournament Region (from Brad Rowland, Dime Mag):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/3/19

ATL: Hawks Believe Success Isn’t Far Away (from Chris Kirschner, The Athletic):
BOS: Sunday Notes: Tatum’s Growth & More (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
DEN: The Nuggets’ Reserve Unit Dilemma (from Nick Kosmider, The Athletic):
DEN: Jokic’s Much-Improved Defense (from Chris Bolin, Nugg Love):
DET: Pistons’ Rookies Are Adjusting To Life In The NBA (from David Yapkowitz, Basketball Insiders):
DET: Jackson, Drummond Have Figured It Out Just In Time (from Duncan Smith, The Basketball Writers):
GSW: Obervations From The Win Over The Sixers (from Anthony Slater, The Athletic):
HOU: Harden’s Step-Back 3s Are Sent From Another Planet (from Kirk Goldsberry, ESPN):
HOU: D’Antoni: The Right Coach At The Right Time (from Salman Ali, USA Today):
HOU: Playoff Mindset Is Key In Surge (from Kelly Iko, The Athletic):
MIA: Adebayo Has Earned Spoelstra’s Trust (from Anthony Chiang, Miami Herald):
MIL: Bledsoe: Perfect Symbol Of Bucks’ Turnaround (from Ben Golliver, Washington Post):
MIN: IN D.C., Ryan Saunders Returns To Where His Coaching Career Began (from  Chris Hine, Star Tribune):
NYK: Q & A: Mitchell Robinson (from Steve Serby, NY Post):
ORL: Vucevic Is Very Good Across The Board Offensively (from Josh Cohen, magic.com):
PHI: Sixers Have Positives To Take From Loss To GSW (from Kyle Neubeck, Philly Voice):
PHO: Mikal Bridges’ 2-Way Versatility (from Tyler Metcalf, Hashtag Basketball):
SAS: A Great Coach Can Take A Team Only So Far Without Star Players (from Jeus Gomez, Pounding The Rock):
UTA: The Schedule Finally Evens Out (from Jared Woodcox, The J Notes):
Sunday Shootaround, Including A Conversation With Damian Lillard (from Paul Flannery, SBNation):
Which Upcoming Draft Picks Does Each Team Owe & Own?  (from Bobby Marks, ESPN):
New League Plans To Pay Student Athletes (from Mia Jackson,  Global Sport Matters):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/2/19

BKN: Nets’ Commitment To Establishing A Culture Is Paying Off (from Nekias Duncan, Dime Mag):
BOS: PJ Dozier Has Evolved Into Elite G-League PG (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):
BOS: Takeaways From Win Over WAS (from Keith Smith, Celtics Blog):
CHI: The Bulls Are The NBA’s Latest Offensive Juggernaut (from Mike McGraw, Daily Herald):
CHI: Porter Is Having Big Effect (from Joe Cowley, Sun-Times):
CHI: Reasons For Optimism (from James Tillman III, Hoops Habit):
DET: Defensive Upgrade Main Factor In Playoff Push (from Vince Ellis, Free Press):
LAC: Zubac Has Been A Mixed Bag For Clippers So Far (from Sam Quinn, 247 Sports):
NOP: Randle’s Search For Stability (from William Guillory, The Athletic):
ORL: PG Rotation Of Augustin & Briscoe Is Paying Off (from Chris Hays, Orlando Sentinel):
PHI: Harris Is Exactly What Sixers Needed (from Bill Defilippo, Dime Mag):
PHO: Kokoskov & Gentry Have A Bigger Bond Than Basketball (from Ashley Nevel, Bright Side Of The Sun):
POR: Harkless Is In A Better Place, Mentally & Physically (from Joe Freeman, Oregon Live):
SAS: Three Lineup Combinations That Work Best (from Dylan Carter, Air Alamo):
TOR: Gasol Is Transforming The Raptors’ Offense (from Eric Koreen, The Athletic):
TOR: Siakam: No Longer The NBA’s Best-Kept Secret (from Curtis Rush, Forbes):
TOR Siakam Adds Three-Point Shooting To Expanding Arsenal (from Josh Lewenberg, tsn.ca):
TOR: The One Thing Holding Kawhi & The Raptors Back  From Greatness (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):

CHI 167 ATL 161 (4 OT) (from Sam Merdeith, Peachtree Hoops):

NBA Coaches Will Take A Good Play From Anywhere (from Andy Larsen, Salt Lake Tribune):
Around The NBA: Adebayo’s Defense & More (from Brad Botkin, CBS Sports):
Video: The Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
Top 5 Euro NBA 2019 Draft Prospects (from Antonis Stroggylakis, The Basketball Writers):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 12/21/18

BKN: Inside The Nets’ Amazing U-Turn (from Brian Lewis, NY Post):
CLE: Assistant Coach Longabardi’s Coaching Tree (from NBA Coaches Association):
DAL: Why Luka Doncic Is Something Else Entirely (from Seerat Sohi, Yahoo Sports):
DEN: Surprising Nuggets Lead The WC (from Pat Graham, AP):
HOU: Nearly Every Team Is Playing Like The Rockets.  And That’s Hurting The Rockets (from Jared Dubin, FiveThirtyEight):
LAC: Montrezl Harrell Will Never Be Outworked (from Drew Ruiz, slamonline.com):
LAL: Film Room: What Moe Wagner Is Bringing To The Lakers (from Pete Zayas, Silver Screen And Roll):
LAL: How LBJ Has Adapted To Basketball’s Evolution (from Ben Cohen, Wall Street Journal):
MEM: Kyle Anderson’s Offbeat Rhythm Is The Secret To His Success (from Jackson Frank, The Step Back):
*MIA: The Heat’s Game Of Zones (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
MIA: How The Heat Improved Offensive Rebounding (from Couper Moorhead, heat.com):
MIL: Video Breakdown: Bucks’ “Strong Series” (from Brian Sampson, Brew Hoop):
OKC: No Matter The Scenario, Paul George Remains Dominant (from Erik Horne, newsok.com):
PHI: Sixers Need Butler To Stop Holding Back (from Sarah Todd, Philly.com):
POR: Harkless: “Starting To Feel Like Myself Again” (from Joe Freeman, Oregon Live):
SAC: A Method To The Kings’ Fastness (from Mike Prada, SBNation):
UTA: The Jazz Has Struggled Against The League’s Toughest Early Schedule.  That Is Likely To Turn Around (from Dan Devine,The Ringer):
WAS: Sato Should Still Be A Starter (from Ben Vasconcellos, Wiz Of Awes):
10 Things (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
The 2003 Draft Class Survivors Share A Bond (from Scott Cacciola, NY Times):
Sophomores Coming Into Their Own: Fox, Collins, Adebayo, Monte Morris (from Jordan Hicks, Basketball Insiders):
Weekly Trend Breakdown: DRose, John Collins, DeAndre Jordan, Bogdan, Danny Green (from William Lou, The Score):
Read and watch it here:  https://www.thescore.com/news/1681318
The Week In Review (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Andre Ingram Continues To Strive For NBA Career (from Dan Woike, LA Times):
*MIA: The Heat’s Game Of Zones (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 12/19/18

ATL: John Collins Is Quietly Tearing Up The League (from Paul Flannery, SB Nation):
BKN: How The Win Streak Has Shifted The Nets’ Narrative (from Anthony Puccio, Nets Daily):
*BKN: D’Angelo Russell Is In His Zone (from Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
BKN: What Do We Know About The Nets’ Offense? (from Jonathan Rosenberg, BBall Index):
BOS: Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward & The Celtics’ Search For Clarity (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
DAL: Doncic & The Mavs: The Perfect Marriage (from Brad Botkin, CBS Sports):
DAL: DSJ Is Pure Motor (from Ian Levy, The Step Back):
DEN: Jokic & Murray: The Nuggets’ Dynamic Duo (from Ryan Blackburn, Denver Stiffs):
DEN: Jokic Can Carry The Load (from Tom Ley, Deadspin):
DET: Further Removed From Surgery, Leuer Is “Getting His Legs Back”  (from Ansar Khan, MLive):
GSW: Draymond Green; The People’s Champ (from Daniel Brown, The Athletic):
HOU: What’s The Key For James Harden? (from Kelly Iko, The Athletic):
IND: The Hyper-Efficient Domantas Sabonis (from Paolo Uggetti, The Ringer):
IND: What Makes The Pacers’ Defense So Good? (from Tony East, 8Points,9Seconds):
LAC: The State Of The Clippers (from Jovan Buha, The Athletic):
LAL: How Some Lakers Are Using Meditation To Elevate Their Game (from Tania Ganguli, LA Times):
MEM: The Ghosts Of Chandler Parsons (from Joe Mullinax, Grizzly Bear Blues):
MIA: Dion Waiters Would Like A Word (from Rohan Nadkarni, Sports Illustrated):
MIA: Why Adebayo Is The Closer The Team Needs (from All U Can Heat):
MIL: Giannis’ Historic Interior Assault Brings More Offensive Fouls (from Matt Velazquez, jsonline.com):
OKC: Ferguson Is Quietly Proving His Worth (from Justin Cooper, Thunderous Intentions):
OKC: We Aren’t Talking Enough About Paul George (from Aidan Lising, Def Pen):
ORL: Magic Are “Winning Ugly”  (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
ORL: Magic Showing Defensive Improvement (from John Denton, magic.com):
PHI: Two Small Moves That Might Vastly Improve The Bench (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
PHI: Video: Sixers’ 5 Favorite Plays (from Bryan Oringher/Ryan Nyugen):
SAC: De’Aaron Fox’s Warp Speed (from BS West, Sactown Royalty):
SAC: Bjelica’s Huge Contribution: Spacing (from Alex West, BBall Index):
Read and watch it here:  http://bball-index.com/bellys-space/
SAS: Coaching Legend Etorre Messina (from NBA Coaches Association):
SAS: Gay Is Thriving After “Getting My Career Back” (from Jeff McDonald, ExpressNews):
SAS: Breaking Down Bertans’ Off-Ball Motion (from Dylan Carter, Air Alamo):
TOR: The Raptors Are ATO  Play Titans (from Joshua Howe, Raptors Republic):
UTA: Harden’s 47 Leads The Rockets Despite Good Jazz Defense (from Andy Larsen, Salt Lake Tribune):
WAS: What The Wizards Got Wrong In The Years Before Ariza’s Full Circle Return (from Michael Lee, The Athletic):
Beno Udrih Travels Across The NBA In Search Of Coaching Advice (from Warren Shaw, Closeup360):
The “All-Underappreciated” Team: Impressive Contributions From Unexpected Sources (from Michael Shapiro, Sports Illustrated):
The Challenges Of Putting Together 3-Team Deals (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
Was The 3-Point Revolution Almost Put On Ice By D-League Experimentation? (from Adam Johnson, 2Ways10Days ):
Inside The Locker Room Media Scrum (from Tim Cato, The Athletic):
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