Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 12/23/18

ATL: John Collins Showcases All His Tools (from Brandon Jefferson, BBall Index):
ATL: Team-Building And Maximizing Production (from Connor Harr, The 94 Feet):
BKN: Everybody Loves Ed Davis As A Teammate (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
BKN: Davis & Dudley Are Each Helping The Nets In Different Ways (from Net Income, Nets Daily):
CHI: Wendell Carter’s Learning Process (from Will Gottlieb, Bleacher Report):
DET: Is Bruce Brown A Marcus Smart Clone? (from Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press):
GSW: The Green-Durant Rift Was Never Going To Break The Dubs (from Nick Friedell, ESPN):
GSW: Jerebko Solidifies Rotation Spot (from Monte Poole, NBC Sports):
GSW: Video Breakdown: A New Wrinkle In The Steph/KD Dynamic (from Joe Viray, Golden State Of Mind):
LAC: When Tyrone Wallace Goes On The Attack, The Clippers Benefit (from Mirjam Swanson, OC Register):
LAL: How Tyson Chandler Has Become One Of The League’s Best Screeners Since Joining The Lakers (from Harrison Faigen, Silver Screen And Roll):
MIA: Whiteside’s Role In The Heat’s Zone Defense (from Ira Winderman, SunSentinel):
MIA: Torrid Defense Keys Winning Streak (from Barry Jackson, Miami Herald):
MIL: Video: How Spacing Is Helping The Bucks (from Coach Nick):
OKC: How Roberson-Led Film Sessions Are Molding Thunder’s Young Defenders (from Erik Horne,
OKC: Jerami Grant Providing Stability To Starting Lineup (from Austin Sternlicht, Thunderous Intentions):
PHI: Embiid Refocuses Offensive Approach (from Tim Bontemps, ESPN):
PHO: Exum Is Earning Trust Through Playmaking And Defense (from Andy Larsen, Salt Lake Tribune):
SAS: Popovich Exercising Patience In Spurs’ Uneven Start (from Michael Wright, ESPN):
WAS: Highlights From Thomas Bryant’s Perfect Shooting Night (from Bill DeFilippo, Dime Mag):
–  G-League Showcase All-Star Teams (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):
For Anthony Bennett, It Is Still The NBA Or Bust (from Dan Woike, LA Times):