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

The DHO: Overlooked Key To NBA Offenses (from Mike O’Connor, Bball Breakdown):
Video Breakdown: Hawks’ Horns Action (from Glen Willis, Peachtree Hoops):
Film Room: Garry Harris’ Growth As A Playmaker (from Joel Rush, bsndenver.com):
Offensive Spacing: The Brilliance Of Erik Spoelstra (from Adam Spinella, NBA Math ):
Kris Dunn Never Seems To Give Up  (from Sam Smith, Bulls.com):
Two Areas Where The Sixers Need To Improve (from Kevin Love, The Sixer Sense):
Stanley Johnson At Heart Of SVG’s Vision Of Pistons As Elite On Defense (from Keith Langlois, pistons.com):
Don’t Forget About Malik Monk (from Richie Randall, Queen City Hoops):
Myles Turner: Statistical Analysis (from Ryan Eggers, 8points9seconds.com):
Best International NBA Draft Prospects At U18 Euros  (from Jonathan Gvony, ESPN):
Is Doncic A Mystery?  (from Nick Flynt, Courtside Diaries):

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

Celtics Add Nader & Ojeleye To Talented Bench (from Bryan Rafferty, 16 Wins):
Six Takeaways From LV Summer League (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
 Milos Teodosic Q & A (from Milos Jovanovic, VICE Sports):
Tim Hardaway, Jr  Q & A  (from CL Anthony, Hardwood Nation):
Video Breakdown: “Elevator Doors” (from Dane Carbaugh, NBC Sports):
Breaking Down Garry Harris’ Great Cutting Ability (from Tom West, Nugg Love):
The Heat’s Revamped Roster Versatility (from Ira Winderman, SenSentinel):
Summer League Winners And Losers (from Ben Golliver, Sports Illustrated):
Alfonzo McKinnie Can Be A Poor Man’s Patterson For The Raptors (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10days):
Jackie Carmichael Finds Peace In Europe (from Joel Brigham, Basketball Insiders):
The Overlooked Dillon Brooks  (from Nathan Chester, Beale Street Bears):
Five Fresh Faces Could Claim EC All-Star Spots (from Yaron Weitzman, Bleacher Report):
Why SVG Is Bringing Bullock Back (from Keith Langlois, pistons.com):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/5/17

Gordon Hayward: Reuniting With Brad Stevens (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Utah Was Building The Right Way But The Plan Has Been Ruined (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
Zach Randolph Is Headed To Sacramento (from Kurt Helin, NBC Sports):
 – Paul George’s Fit In OKC (from Coach Nick, BBall Breakdown):
Thunder Add Patrick Patterson (from Mike Prada, SBNation):
Why Redick Is Worth Every Cent Of $23M To The Sixers (from Scott Rafferty, Sporting News):
Nuggets: The Many Benefits Of The Millsap Deal (from Tom West, Nugg Love):
Sixers: Summer League Things To Watch For (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
The Hornets’ Revamped Bench (from Andrew Gustafson, Swarm And Sting):
Analytics Keeps Reshaping Basketball (from Derek Helling, Fansided):
Versatility Wanted In Positionless NBA (from Associated Press):

Mike James Made It To The NBA, But Can He Stay? (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
Jalen Jones: Banking On Versatility & Added Outside Shooting To Make An NBA Roster (from Chris Reichert, 2Ways10Days):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 2/28/17 PART ONE

Is There A Way To Stop The Rockets’ Offense? (from Zach Harper, fanragsports.com):

Read it here:  http://www.fanragsports.com/nba/rockets/harper-is-there-an-actual-way-to-stop-the-rockets-offense/

James Harden Untangles His Life And Game  (from Lee Jenkins, Sports Illustrated):

Read it here: http://www.si.com/nba/2017/02/28/james-harden-the-beard-houston-rockets-mike-dantoni

–  JaMychal Green: The New Face Of Grit-And-Grind (from David Vertsberger, The Step Back):

Read it here:  http://fansided.com/2017/02/28/jamychal-green-memphis-grizzlies-new-grit-grind/

Cameron Payne Continues To Defy Critics (from Sam Smith, bulls.com):

Read it here: http://www.nba.com/bulls/features/cameron-payne-not-biggest-continues-defy-critics/

Players With Post-Deadline Opportunity  (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):

Read it here:  http://fansided.com/2017/02/28/willie-cauley-stein-okafor-warren-dinwiddie-post-deadline-opportunity/

–  For Westbrook, The Best Lies Ahead (from Adam Joseph, 16 Wins A Ring):

Read it here:  https://16winsaring.com/for-record-setting-russell-westbrook-the-best-lies-ahead-691a4c23f039#.56u7utbpc

OKC 118, NOP 110: Five Takeaways (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):

Read it here:  https://theringer.com/russell-westbrooks-one-man-show-suddenly-has-reinforcements-292f4311d6c3#.666nk24h1

Seth Curry: Making A Name For Himself With The Mavs (from Tim McMahon, ESPN):

Read it here: http://www.espn.com/blog/dallas/mavericks/post/_/id/4706710/oh-brother-seth-curry-making-a-name-for-himself-with-mavs

Embiid’s Future Is Becoming Clear (from Ryan Jones, Bleacher Report):

Read it here:  http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2695265-the-process-may-be-interrupted-but-the-future-for-joel-embiid-is-becoming-clear

–  Gary Harris: Flying Under The Radar (from Jesse Blancarte, Basketball Insiders):

Read and watch it here:  http://www.basketballinsiders.com/gary-harris-flying-under-the-radar/

Justin Anderson: Adjusting To The Sixers (from Brian Seltzer, sixers.com):

Read it here:  http://www.nba.com/sixers/game-preview-next-challenge-awaits-sixers-anderson-adapting/

IND 117, HOU 108 (from Nate Taylor, indystar.com):

Read it here:  http://www.indystar.com/story/sports/nba/pacers/insider/2017/02/28/pacers-recover-beat-rockets/98485094/

Larry Sanders Readies Himself For A Comeback  (from David Aldridge, NBA.com):

Read it here:  http://www.nba.com/article/2017/02/27/morning-tip-larry-sanders-nba-comeback-path

David Pick: Inside The Obsessive World Of An International Basketball News Ace (from Robert Silverman, voacltive.com):

Read it here:  http://www.vocativ.com/falsestart/406269/basketball-ace-david-pick/

–  The Evolution Of Rodney McGruder  (from Rob Slater, allucanheat.com):

Read and watch it here:  http://allucanheat.com/2017/02/28/miami-heat-evolution-rodney-mcgruder/

How The Raptors Are Dealing With Lowry’s Injury  (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):

Read it here:  http://www.cbssports.com/nba/news/how-the-raptors-are-staying-resilient-and-avoiding-extinction-despite-lowrys-injury/

From Rohan Nadkarni, Sports Illustrated:  http://www.si.com/nba/2017/02/28/kyle-lowry-injury-impact-toronto-raptors-demar-derozan

Brett Brown Ponders NBA Championship Ingredients  (from Matt Haughton, CSNPhilly):

Read it here:  http://www.csnphilly.com/philadelphia-76ers/loss-warriors-leaves-brett-brown-pondering-nba-championship-ingredients

Pels Searching For Right Plan With DMC  (from AP):

Read it here: http://nba.nbcsports.com/2017/02/28/pelicans-searching-for-right-plan-with-demarcus-cousins-in-fold/

–  Ranking The Best Benches (from Adam Fromal, Bleacher Report):

Read it here:  http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2695160-metrics-101-ranking-the-best-benches-in-the-nba

Hasheem Thabeet’s Comeback Trail (from Jay Asser, sport360.com):

Read it here:  http://sport360.com/article/other/regional-basketball/224737/hasheem-thabeet-is-on-a-long-winding-road-as-he-attempts-nba-comeback/

Global Talent Gets NBA Treatment At Basketball Without Borders Camp  (from Thomas Neumann, ESPN):

Read it here: http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/18759702/world-best-young-talent-gets-nba-all-star-treatment-basketball-borders-global-camp

NOTE: This is PART ONE of today’s Basketball Intelligence.  Watch for PART TWO later today.