Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/27/18

GSW 115, HOU 86:
Are The Rockets The Anti-SABA? (from Brian McCormick, learntocoachbasketball.com):
7 Things The Celtics Must Do (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
Keys For The Celtics (from Jay King, The Athletic):
Video: Brad Stevens’ Press Availability Before This Morning’s Shootaround (from Chris Grenham, Celtics Blog):
LBJ & The Art Of The Chasedown Block (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
10 Years Into Superstar Career, Is Westbrook Open To Change? (from Brett Dawson, newsok.com):
Draft: Fran Fraschilla & Ryan Blake Compare Miles & Mikal Bridges (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
The 10 Most Intriguing Free Agents This Summer (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
Mavs’ Player Development Assistant Jake Ness (from Mark Nelke, Coeur D’Alene Press):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/26/18

Can Houston Win Without CP3? (from Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
Film Breakdown: With CP3 Out, Rockets Will Have To Rely More On Their Defense & Eric Gordon (from Alykhan Bijani, The Athletic):
Blueprint For Life Without CP3 (from Ben Golliver, Sports Illustrated):
Who Rockets Play In Place Of CP3 Will Tell How They Want To Play (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Chris Paul: The NBA’s Greatest Combination Of Will Power + Strategy (from Jesse Blanchard, Clutch Points):
GSW Turning Into OKC Warriors & That’s A Problem (from Tom Haberstroh, Bleacher Report):
Warriors’ Sloppiness Catching Up To Them Vs. Physical Rockets (from Jason Patt, The Step Back):
The Warriors Aren’t Passing Like They Used To (from Ian Levy, Nylon Calculus):
Video: The Origins Of Steve Kerr’s “Strength In Numbers” Ideology (form Eric Apricot, Golden State Of Mind):
CLE 109, BOS 99:
How The Cavs Would Be Different Without KLove In Game 7 (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
Brad Stevens Is A Genius – Just Not In The Way You Think (from Paul Flannery, SBNation):
Butler AD Reflects On Monumental Hiring Of Brad Stevens (from Dan Wetzel, Yahoo Sports):
It Is Difficult To Process How Good Jayson Tatum Already Is (from Michael Pina, VICE Sports):
How The Pacers Can Get Needed Improvement From Their P&R Roll Men (from Grant Afseth, Indiana Sports Coverage):
Season Review: Domantas Sabonis (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):
Grizzlies Offseason Preview (from Danny Leroux, The Athletic):
Fringe Prospects See Value In Testing NBA Draft Waters (from Gina Mizell, Denver Post):
Does NCAA’s Top 3-Point Shooter Have An NBA Future? (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/25/18

HOU 98, GSW 94:
From Jared Dubin, Last Night, In Basketball:  https://mailchi.mp/b88746339bf3/last-night-in-basketball-5-24-18
Watching HOU-GSW Game 5 With Eric Musselman  (from Scott Cacciola, NYTimes):
Trevor Ariza Is Easy To Miss.  He Shouldn’t Be  (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
The Dubs’ Roster Imbalance (from Antony Slater, The Athletic):
Celtics: Varying Defensive Looks Vs. LBJ (from Keith P. Smith, Celtics Blog):
The Logic Behind Ty Lue’s Use Of Korver In Game 5 (from Dave McMenamin, ESPN):
Video: Celtics’ “Scram Switch” (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
Brad Stevens’ Success Is No Surprise To Ronald Nored, The 1st Fruit Of His Coaching Tree (from Bryan Fonseca, Nets Daily):
Larry Nance Is Helping The Cavs Exactly When They Need Him To (from Chris Manning, Fear The Sword):
Draft Thoughts: Jalen Brunson & The Right Tools (from Eustacchio Raulli, 94 Feet Report):
JJJ: Best Big In The Draft? (from Ricky O’Donnell, SBNation):
What Makes Doncic Special?  (from Sam Vecenie, The Athletic):
Even In Death, Bret Bearup Remains Larger Than Life (from Seth Davis, The Athletic):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/21/18

Quick Offense Is Key For Cavs In Game 4 (from Nathan Beighle, King James Gospel):
Video: LeBron’s Game Three Passing Clinic (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
LBJ’s Game 3 (from Chris Thompson, Deadspin)
LBJ’s All-World Defense Can Only Exist When His Teammates Step Up (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Tristan Thompson: Defending Al Horford (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
Brad Stevens Faces Lineup Decision After Blowout (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
Now It’s The Celtics’ Turn To Make Adjustments (from Gary Washburn, Bosotn Globe):
Steph Resurfaces (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Rockets’ Horrid Offense Was Directly Responsible For How Many Points They Gave Up (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
Iguodala Reinforces His Value In Game 3 (from Connor Letourneau, SF Gate):
GSW-HOU: Game 3 Takeaways (from Jonathan Feigen, Houston Chronicle):
How The Dubs Have Avoided Destructive Drama And Turmoil (from Marcus Thompson II, The Athletic):
Warriors: Run TMC On Hand For Game 3 (from Jeff Faraudo, Mercury News):
How Ariza Became A Three-Point Shooter (from Dan Woike, LA Times):
Player Review: Lance Stephenson Was An Experience (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
When Tunnel Trash Talk Crosses The Line (from Dave Schilling, Bleacher Report):
Sixers’ Sets: Brett Brown’s Best Xs & Os from 2017-18 (from Mike O’Connor, The Athletic);
Coming Over: Jonah Bolden (from Kevin Rice, Liberty Ballers):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/19/18

Jaylen Brown Is Relentless (from Michael DePrisco, Celtics Blog):
What Boston’s Defense Is Doing To LBJ (from Chris Forsberg, ESPN):
Video: ECF Game Two Film Thread (from Mike Zavagno):
Lue Wants Cavs To Speed Things Up (from Dave McMenamin, ESPN):
Video: Brad Stevens Has Mastered The Timeout (from Chauncey Billups, ESPN):
Marcus Morris: Embracing The Playoff Challenge (from Jay King, The Athletic):
How Terry Rozier’s Bond With His Sister Has Shaped Them Both (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
What To Watch For As WCF Resumes (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
The Warriors: Too Much Iso-KD? (from Carson Parodi, Golden Gate Sports):
WCF: Showing Multiple Bodies (from Jeff Siegel, Early Bird Rights):
Curry Isn’t Worried About His Offensive Struggles (from Chris Haynes, ESPN):
Sixers’ Playoff Lesson: Embiid’s Post-Ups & Passing (from Tom West, Liberty Ballers):
Q & A: DeMarcus Cousins (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
The Big Men In The Draft (from Sam Smith, Bulls.com):
Clippers Value The 30 Minutes They Got With Each Prospect At The Combine (from Broderick Turner, LA Times):
Which Players Without Agents Helped Or Hurt Their Stock At The Combine? (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated):
At The Combine, Mystery Can Be More Valuable Than Getting On The Court (from Jesse Dougherty, Washington Post):
Why The NBA Abandoned Roy Hibbert (from Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight):
Suns’ Offseason Preview (from Danny Leroux, The Athletic):
Knicks’ Offseason Preview (from Danny Leroux, The Athletic):
The Basketball Community Says Goodbye To Bret Bearup (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
NOTE: Bret was a great friend to Basketball Intelligence.  We appreciated his support and wise counsel. He will be greatly missed.  R.I.P.
Season Review: Andre Roberson (from Alex McEwen, Thunderous Intentions):
NBA’s Two-Way Contract Provides Challenges, Opportunities  (from Hunter Robinson, Cronkite News):
The Euroleague Players Association Is Formally Launched (from Emmet Ryan, Ball In Europe):