Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis PART ONE 10/25/17

Ben Simmons: Already Passing Like A Veteran PG (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
Anunoby: Fitting Right In With Raptors (from Ben Ladner, The Step Back):
What Makes Dejounte Murray Different? (from Fred Silva, Pounding The Rock):
LBJ On Starting At PG, Playing Every Position (from Joe Vardon, Cleveland.com):
Jeff Green’s Role With The Cavs (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
Durant’s Outstanding Defensive Start (from Shane Young, Fanrag Sports):
Orlando’s New Front Office Explains Its Patient Plan (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Aaron Gordon And The Magic Are Finally Having Fun (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Is Giannis Already The League’s Best Player?  (from Chris Mannix, Yahoo Sports):
The Thunder’s Roster Problem (from Jack Winter, Fanrag Sports):
Wiggins’ Development (from Matt Ellentuck, SBNation):
– Griffin Elevates Clippers With 3-Point Shooting  (from Scott Rafferty, Sporting News):
Lakers Look To Jason Kidd For Lonzo Ball Blueprint (from Ohn Youngmisuk, ESPN):
Exploring Early Season Trends With Usage Charts (from Krishna Narsu, Nylon Calculus):
Blazers’ Bench Becoming One Of The League’s Best (from Jason Quick, NBC Sports):
How LMA & The Spurs Patched Up A Rocky Marriage (from Tim Bontemps, Washington Post):
Tuesday Night Recap (from Kristian Winfield, SBNation):
Jaylen Brown & Jayson Tatum: The Future Is Now (from Jay King, Mass Live):
Doncic Makes Everyone Take Notice – Again  (from DJ Dunson, Yahoo Sports):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 10/11/17

Warriors: How History’s Most Explosive Offense Began (from Baxter Holmes, ESPN):
Traffic Cones & High-Fives: A Glimpse Behind The Warriors’ Curtain (from Scott Cacciola, NY Times):
Isaiah Thomas: “Best Year Of My Career, Worst Year Of My Life” (from Lee Jenkins, Sports Illustrated):
Is This The Season Gary Harris Becomes One Of NBA’s Best SGs?  (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
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Pindown Defense: “Top-Lock”  (from Dylan Murphy, medium.com):
Dennis Smith, Jr. Turns Heads As He Adjusts (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Jokic Has Revolutionized The Nuggets’ Offense (from Brandon Jefferson, The Step Back):
Paul George: Feeling Right At Home In OKC (from Chris Mannix, Yahoo Sports):
Anonymous NBA Scouts Preview The Northwest (from Sports Illustrated):
Anonymous NBA Scouts Preview the Pacific (from Ben Golliver, Sports Illustrated):
How The Blazers Make Flare Screens Unstoppable (from Jeff Siegel, The Step Back):
Blazers: Nurkic Sparked Post-Break Turnaround (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
 – Bucks Live In The Paint (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
Nuggets Need To Get Easy Stops (from Ian Levy, Fansided):
Celtics’ Depth Is A Good Problem To Have (from Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald):
Can Terry Rozier Become A Traditional Facilitator? (from Matt Chin, Celtics Blog):
Celtics Still Have A Rebounding Problem (from Jacob Goldstein, Nylon Calculus):
Cracking Down On Faux “Shooting Fouls”  (from Berry Tramel, newsok.com):
Nets Need To Make Open 3s (from Ian Levy, Nylon Calculus):
This Season Will Be Doc Rivers’ Greatest Coaching Challenge  (from Robert Flom, clipsnation.com):
Hornets Can’t Keep Allowing Open 3s (from Max Schimanski, Nylon Calculus):
Embiid’s Deal Protects Sixers In Case Of Contractually Specific Injuries  (from Adrain Wojnarowski/Bobby Marks, ESPN):
Grading The Raptors’ Roster (from Adam Fromal, NBA Math):
Sabonis, Stephenson Make Early Connection (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):
Vucevic Hopes To Be Stretch-5 That Works The Post (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Top 100 Euroleague Players: 21-30 (from Sportando):
McGruder’s Long, Winding Path To The NBA (from Aaron Torres, Washington Post):
Meet Alfonzo McKinnie (from Curtis Rafter, Hashtag Basketball):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 10/9/17

Rating NBA Tiers: From Warriors To Worst (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
Teodosic: Already Giving Clippers Joy & Pace (from Tom West, Fanrag Sports):
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Breakout Watch: Norman Powell  (from Vivek Jacob, BBball Breakdwon):
Nets: Is Allen Crabbe A Perfect Fit?  (from Kristian Winfield, SBNation):
Q & A: Vince Carter (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Player Preview: Nikola Jokic  (from Tyler Bowen, Hoops Nations):
The New-Look Hawks’ Offense (from Glen Willis, Peachtree Hoops):
Is Kuzma The Real Deal? (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Four Atlantic Division Breakout Players  (from Matt Chin, otgbasketball.com):
Marcus Smart’s Scrappiness Is Rubbing Off On New Teammates  (from Taylor C. Snow, Celtics.com):
Yabusele: Strengths & Weaknesses  (from Nik DeCosta-Klipa, Boston.com):
Spurs: Lauvergne Looking Like Good Fit (from Jared Johnson, Fanrag Sports):
Podcast: Nuggets’ President Tim Connelly (from Adrian Wojnarowski):
The Cavs Are Counting On LBJ’s Defense (from Dan Gilinsky, King James Gospel):
Grizzlies: Playoff Hopes Depend On Four Comeback Candidates (from Chris Herrington, Commercial Appeal):
Every Teams’ Best Case Scenario (from Ti Windisch, Fansided):
Wolves: Thibodeau Executes The Rerunning Of The Bulls (from Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune):
Grading The Spurs’ Roster (from Adam Fromal, NBA Math):
Summer Internship Could Help Willy Hernangomez Separate Himself (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
There Is More To Dion Than Waiters Island (from Rohan Nadkarni, Sports Illustrated):
Coach Vogel: Excited About Orlando’s Modernized Style Of Play (from John Denton, magic.com):
Lakers’ Preseason: Data Takeaways  (from Cranjis McBasketball, Forum Blue And Gold):
–  Jazz: Joe Johnson Can Still Play (from Tony Jones, Salt Lake Tribune):
The Top 5 Prospects From the 2017 Draft (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Pistons Like Moreland’s Energy, Not His Lapses (from Rod Beard, Detroit News):
Euroleague Season Preview (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
Top 100 Euroleague Players: 31-40  (from Sportando):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/14/17

Hawks’ Offensive Playbook: Pick-And-Roll Action, Part One (from Glen Willis, Peachtree Hoops):
2017-18: Aaron Gordon’s Season Of Opportunity (from Philip Rossman-Reich< Orlando Magic Daily):
G-League Player Invitational: 5 Intriguing Prospects (from Ben Stram, Fanrag Sports):
The Proving Grounds: Marcus Smart  (from James Holas, BBall Breakdown):
Read and watch it here:  https://bballbreakdown.com/2017/08/13/the-proving-grounds/

Misconceptions About Jarrett Allen (from Brian Lewis, NY Post):
Read it here: http://nypost.com/2017/08/14/nets-rookie-doesnt-care-what-you-think-about-his-hobbies/

Paul George’s Fit With The Thunder (from Jackson Frank, Welcome To Loud City):
Myles Turner’s Shot Selection (from Hunter Kuffel, 8points9seonds.com):
Nets’ Defense: The Good, Bad & Unknown (from Charles Maniego, Nets Daily):
What Tyler Dorsey Does & Doesn’t Bring To The Hawks (from Tyler Sellers, Soaring Down South):
Is Avery Bradley’s Offense What The Pistons Needed To Make The Playoffs? (from Thomas Rende, NBA Math):
How Nate McMillan Should Approach The Post-Paul George Era (from Caitlin Cooper, indycornrows.com):
Read and watch it here:  https://www.indycornrows.com/2017/8/14/16127324/nate-mcmillan-should-dare-to-be-weird

Where Will Celtics’ Rebounding Come From? (from Bryan Rafferty, Celtics Hub):
Does Lonzo Ball Need To “Fix” His Jump Shot? (from Ric Bucher, Bleacher Report):
Making The Jump: Welcome To The Euroleague (from Sam Meyerkopf, NextStep-Basketball):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/22/17

BOS 111, CLE 108 (from 16 Wins):
Video Breakdown: Bradley’s Winning Shot Came On Another Great Stevens’ ATO Play (from Kristian Winfield, SBNation):
Marcus Smart’s Game 3 Shooting (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
NBA Culture: The Warriors And The Spurs (from Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN):
Steph Curry Is On Best Offensive AND Defensive Run Of His Playoff Career (from Tim Kawakami, Mercury News):
GSW-SAS: Game Three Takeaway (from Tom Piccolo, Pounding The Rock):
Klay Thompson Has Shut Down Patty Mills (from Courtney Cronin, Mercury news):
With Kawhi, Spurs Again Choose Short-Term Suffering In Hopes Of Long-Term Gain (from Tim Bontemps, Washington Post):
Appreciating Gregg Popovich (from Jason Concepcion, The Ringer):
Player-Turned-Executive Brandon Williams (from David Aldridge, NBA.com):
Statsketball: An Advanced Stats Primer (from Hal Brown, Mavs Moneyball):
Wizards: The Fatigue Factor (from Chase Hughes, csnmidatlantic):
Trading Okafor Is Ideal, But Suitors Are Scarce  (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Udoh And Vesely Have Been Unlocked At Fenerbahce’s Euroleague Champion (from Trevor Magnotti, Fansided):