Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/18/18

BOS: Stevens, Irving Call Out Celtics After Another Loss  (from Tim Bontemps, ESPN):
CHA: Video Breakdown: Kemba’s 60 Point Game (from Coach Nick, BBall Breakdown):
CHI: The Injured, Rebuilding Bulls Are Where They Are Supposed To Be (from Mark Strotman, NBC Sports):
CLE: Sexton Grows In Starting Role  (from Marla Ridenour, cantonrep.com):
GSW: Video Breakdown: The Positives From The Latest Loss (from Joe Viray, Golden State Of Mind):
GSW: Joe Lacob On Green, Durant  (from Al Sarcevic, SF Chronicle):
MEM: 3 Reasons Grizzlies Are For Real (from Chris Kern, Beale Street Bears):
MIL: Henson’s Injury Gives Maker Another Chance To Prove Himself (from Matt Velazquez, jsonline.com):
NOP: Learning To Adjust To Life Without True PG Payton (from Scott Kushner, The Advocate):
NOP: AD’s Improved Passing (from Andrew Lopez, NOLA.com):
NYK: An In-Depth Look Into Ntilikina’s Shooting (from Tom Piccolo, BBall Index):
ORL: Tougher, More Resilient Under Clifford (from John Denton, magic.com):
PHO: What’s Behind Booker’s Slow Start? (from Gerald Bourguet, Hoops Hait):
POR: Blazers Lean On Togetherness (from Jason Quick, The Athletic):
SAC: Kings Respond To Report That Joerger Could Be Fired Over Philosophical Differences  (from Jason Anderson, Sacramento Bee):
SAS: Aldridge’s Slump Highlighted By Unusual Shot Percentages (from Rob Wolkenbrod, Forbes):
SAS: Don’t Give Up On Bertans (from Jesus Gomez, Pounding The Rock):
TOR: Kyle Lowry: Master Of Taking Charges (from Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight):
McCutcheon: Officials Put Emphasis On Communication (from Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/17/18

BKN: Don’t Overlook Jarrett Allen (from Chris Von Achen, Hashtag Basketball):
BOS: Kyrie Irving’s Masterful Performance (from Thomas King, Hardwood Houdini):
BOS: Hayward Is Settling In Nicely (from Logan Mullen, NESN):
BOS: Wanamaker Is OK Biding His Time (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
CHA: Lamb’s Opportunity Is Here (from Spencer Davies, Basketball Insiders):
CHI: Arcidiacano’s Emergence (from Raymond Simms, Bball Index):
CLE: Sexton Is Thriving As Starter (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
DEN: Short Cuts, Slip Screens & Free-Flowing Offense (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
DET: Stanley Johnson Is Excelling In New Role  (from Travis Gibbs, Piston Powered):
DET: Stanley Johnson’s Elite Defense Is Crucial For Pistons (from Ansar Khan, MLive):
GSW: An Appreciation Of KD (from Tim Kawakami, The Athletic):
HOU: Unpacking The Rockets’ Odd Opening Month (from Tim MacMahon, ESPN):
IND: Evans: Back To “Playground Style”  (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):
POR: Anfernee Simons Stays Ready (from Jamie Hudson, NBC Sports):
SAC: Fox Is Here To Stay (from Tomas Kassahun, Hoops Habit):
WAS: Wizards Can’t Unlock The Mysteries Of The Three-Point Arc (from Candace Buckner, Washington Post):
Sunday Notes (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
NBA Depth Charts: Team Rotations Right Now (from Alberto De Roa, Hoops Hype):
Making Life After Basketball Into Something Special (from Ian Levy, The Step Back):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/16/18 PART TWO

Dan Peterson: The Coach Who Changed The NBA From Italy (from Ben Cohen, Wall Street Journal):
CHI: Ask Sam Smith (from Bulls.com):
CLE: Q & A: Kyle Korver Looks Back On His Rookie Year (from Joe Gabriele, cavs.com ):
DEN: Monte Morris Shines Bright For The Nuggets  (from Joel Rush, Forbes):
LAL: Lonzo Ball Is Doing The Little Things To Make Winning Plays (from Harrison Faigen/Pete Zayas, Silver Screen & Roll):
LAL: McGee Thriving By Ignoring Critics (from Kyle Goon, LA Daily News):
MEM: Gasol & Conley Lean On Their Grit & Grind Past (from Jack Maloney, CBS Sports):
MEM: The Grizzlies Don’t Care About Your High-Powered Offense (from Dan Devine, The Ringer):
MIA: Q & A: Josh Richardson (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
PHI: A Scout’s Take On The Addition Of Jimmy Butler (from Brad Botkin, CBS Sports):
POR: The Blazers Are Building A Defensive Juggernaut  (from Rohan Nadkarni, Sports Illustrated):
SAC: The Two Players Who Are Putting It All Together (from Zack Kobler, Sir Charles In Charge):
SAC: Yogi Ferrell’s Unconventional Journey To The NBA  (from Alex Kraemers, Kings.com):
SAC: The Kings’ Improved Chemistry & Culture (from Jason Anderson, Sacramento Bee):
SAC: Can Fox Become The Best Player In His Class? (from Tony Soria, Cowbell Kingdom):
SAS: The Spurs  Are Learning How To Use Poeltl  (from CharlieOCharles, Pounding The Rock):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/16/18 PART ONE

10 Things (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
NBA Promotes 5 Refs, Including 2 Women To Full-Time Status (from Tim Reynolds, AP):
Billy King Still Wears “The Trade” Like A Scarlet Letter (from Chris Mannix, Sports Illustrated):
The Lopez Twins Have Seen Their Paths Diverge  (from Steve Aschburner, NBA.com):
ATL:  The Differences Between Trae Young & Early Steph Curry (from Colin Ward-Heninger, CBS Sports):
BOS: How To Fix What’s Been Wrong With The Celtics (from Thomas King, Hardwood Houdini):
CHI: Shaquille Harrison Is On A Defensive Hot Streak (from Michael Walton, NBC Sports):
DEN: Jokic Is The Throwback To The Future (from Mike Prada, SB Nation):
DET: Stanley johnson’s Defense Explains Pistons’ Patience (from Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press):
GSW: Will The Dubs “Forget About Dray”?  (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
HOU: JVG Says There Is A Lesson In The Melo Saga  (from David Barron, Houston Chronicle):
IND: Role Players Are Vital To Pacers’ Success (from Jordan Hicks, Basketball Insiders):
MEM: Is The Grizzlies’ Start Sustainable (from Nathan Chester, Grizzly Bear Blues):
MIL: Anttokounmpo Is Still Only Scratching At The Surface (from Adam Fromal, Bleacher Report):
NOP: The Pels Need A Reliable Back-Up PG (from Scott Kushner, The Advocate):
OKC: Abrines Is Making Big Strides Defensively (from Brett Dawson, The Athletic):
PHI: This Play Is A Recipe To Success For Redick (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
PHO: Did The Suns Find A Sustainable Lineup In Win Over Spurs?  (from Ken Somers, Arizona Republic):
SAC: By Sharing His Basketball Insights, Bogdanovic Helps Keep The Kings Connected (from Jason Jones, The Athletic):
SAS: Fixing The Spurs’ Broken Post-Ups (from CharlieOChalres, Pounding The Rock):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/15/18

BKN: LeVert Was Propelling The Nets Toward The Playoffs (from Jackson Frank, The Step Back):
BOS: Q & A: Danny Ainge  (from Kerry Eggers, Portland Tribune):
DAL: Cuban, Mavs Respond To Criticism Of Jordan  (from Brad Townsend, Dallas Morning News):
DET: Pistons Have Casey’s Back In Win Over Raptors (from Vince Ellis, Free Press)
HOU: Harden On His Unique Style Of Play (from Maurice Bobb, Bleacher Report):
IND: Oladipo & Pacers Are No Flash In The Pan  (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
MEM: The Grizzlies’ Stout Defense Is Back, But With A Flaw (from Jeff Siegel, Dime Mag):
MEM: Marc Gasol, Ageless Wonder (from Jonathan Rosenberg, BBall Index):
NYK: Damyean Dotson Is Proving Himself (from Posting & Toasting):
PHI: Jimmy Butler And Sixers Adjust To Each Other (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
PHI: Fitting Butler In Is Going To Be A Process (from Danny Chau, The Ringer):
PHI: How Brett Brown Should Use Butler (from Eric Sidewater, Liberty Ballers):
PHO: The Key To Building On The Spurs Win (from Gerald Bourguet, Hoops Habit):
SAS: Why Doesn’t Becky Hammon Have Her Own Team?  (from Greg Moore, azcentral.com):
TOR: Nurse Considering Ultra-Modern, Positionless Lineup (from Arden Zwelling, sportsnet.ca):
WAS: Troy Brown’s Greatest Asset  (from Candace Buckner, Washington Post):
NBA Storylines: Saric, Siakam, Knicks, Gary Clark, Evan Turner, More (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Larry Brown’s Senior Year Abroad (from Andrew Keh, NY Times):