Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/5/18

Exum’s New Contract Could Be A Steal For The Jazz (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Grizzlies:  JJJ Can Contribute Immediately (from Joe Mullinax, Grizzly Bear Blues):
De’Andre Jordan’s Worth To The Mavs (from Tim Cato, The Athletic):
Get To Know Mystery Man Mitchell Robinson’s Game (from Mike Vorkunov, The Athletic):
Assessing De’Aaron Fox (from Ben Gordon, 94 Feet Report):
LV Summer League: One Player To Watch From Each Team (from Kevin Pelton/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
The Offseason Moves Each Team Can Still Make (from Bobby Marks, ESPN):
Harry Giles Is Healthy & Ready (from Mark J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Nuggets: Impact Of Chandler Trade (from TJ McBride, Mile High Sports):
Free Agency: Day 4 (from Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
July 5 Free Agency Open Thread (from Blake Murphy, Raptors Republic):
Hornets Want Monk To Be More Decisive (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
Fizdale Wants Ntilikina To Be More Aggressive (from Al Iannazzone, Newsday):
The Pistons’ Plans For Kennard (from Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press):
Niang Is Making His Case For Jazz Roster Spot (from Tony Jones, Salt Lake Tribune):
Pacers “Experienced Players” All Have Something To Prove In SL (from Derek Kramer,
An Oral History Of Durant’s 2016 Hamptons Meeting With The Warriors (from Tim Kawakami, The Athletic):
Video Breakdown: “31 Slice” SLOB Series (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
An Alford Finally Gets A Shot With The Pacers (from Mark Monteith,

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 4/9/18

Sixers: The New-Look Bench Unit Has Transformed The Team (from Simon Smith, Hoops Habit):
Ben Simmons: Already Among The Best Cutters (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
Fultz’ Return Renders McConnell To “Staying Ready” Status (from Jack McCaffery, Delco Times):
Doncic: Changing The Thinking About Euro Imports (from Mina Kimes, ESPN):
When Players Agree To Take Plays Off (from Yaron Weitzman, Bleacher Report):
The Fizdale List: 10 Black Assistant NBA Coaches Who Could Become Head Coaches (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
A Look At the State Of One-And-Done (from Jonathan Abrams, Bleacher Report):
DPOY: The Case For Gobert (from Todd Whitehead, Nylon Calculus):
Stating The Case For Each Of The Top MVP Candidates (from Kelly Scaletta, The Step Back):
Playoff Race: Which Of Monday’s Games Matter (from ESPN):
Will Darius Bazley Be A Pioneer Or An Outlier? (from Sam Fortier, Washington Post):
Can The Celtics Keep Jabari Bird For The Playoffs? (from Alex Kungu, Celtics Blog):
How Deep Should The Celtics’ Playoff Rotation Be? (from Joshua Bateman, Hardwood Houdini):
With More Minutes And Confidence, Ojeleye Is Finding His Shot (from Tom Lane, Celtics Life):
NBA Scorekeepers Have A Harder Job Than You Think (from Spencer Lund, Complex Sports):
Bulls: Portis Reflects On His Season & Career (from Sam Smith,
Clippers: Tough Decisions Ahead (from Moke Hamilton, NBA Insiders):
The Jazz’ Dominant Run Since January (from Ohm Youngmisuk, ESPN):
How One Play Tells Us About The Jazz (from David Locke, Locked On Jazz):
How Far Can Becky Hammon Go In The NBA? (from Louisa Thomas, The New Yorker):
Casspi: A Casualty Of Dubs’ Numbers Game (from Marc Stein, NY Times):
Jarrett Jack: Ultimate Professional (from Fred Kerber, NY Post):
Hornets:  Monk’s Progress (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
Kris Dunn’s Improvement (from Luke Askew, Pippin Ain’t Easy):
Pacers Need The Spacing That Myles Turner Sometimes Provides (from Dylan Hughes, 8 Points, 9 Seconds):


Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/7/18 PART TWO

Battle For Playoff Seeding: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly (from Robert Flom, Clips Nation):
Celtics Seeing Benefits Of Stevens’ Minutes Distribution (from Joshua Bateman, Hardwood Houdini):
Jrue Holiday’s Improvement Has Been A Key For The Pelicans (from Jake Madison, Locked On Pelicans):
Nine Observations (from Michael Pina, VICE Sports):
Knicks’ Film Room: Hornacek & Hardaway Break Down A Key Play (from Mike Vorkunov, The Athletic):
It’s Time For The Hornets To Find Out What They Have In Malik Monk (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
Hornets: Willy Hernangomez’ New Beginning (from Ben Nadeau, Basketball Insiders):
Bucks: Maker Is Battling Through Difficult Stretch (from Matt Velazquez,
Aminu Has Been The Blazers’ X-Factor This Season (from Ty Delbridge, Hoops Habit):
Blazers: Neil Olshey Talks Balancing Long & Short Term Goals On The Woj Podcast (from Casey Holdahl,
Nuggets: Could Gary Harris Be The Next Kawhi Leonard?  (from Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight):
Jokic Is 3rd In The NBA In Assists So Far In 2018 (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
Clippers: A Lot Has Changed Since The Deadline Trade, But The Results Haven’t (from Justin Russo, The Beat):
Jazz: Quin Snyder Does The Most With The Least (from Brian Sampson, clutch
The Sixers’ Process Is Finally Yielding Positive Results (from Jake Paynting, 94 Feet Report):
2018 Draft Picks That Are Currently Projected To Change Hands (from Luke Adams, Hoops Rumors):
Trevor Booker’s Homework Led Him To Sign With Pacers (from Mark Monteith,

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,
Offensive Spacing: The Brilliance Of Erik Spoelstra (from Adam Spinella, NBA Math ):
Kris Dunn Never Seems To Give Up  (from Sam Smith,
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,
Don’t Forget About Malik Monk (from Richie Randall, Queen City Hoops):
Myles Turner: Statistical Analysis (from Ryan Eggers,
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 6/24/17 PART ONE

Scouting Reports: The 2017 Draft-And-Stash Class (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
Analyzing The Offensive Impact Of Jayson Tatum (from Alex Kungu, Hardwood Houdini):
Jayson Tatum: From the Shadows To The Spotlight (from Bobby Manning, Celtics Blog):
–  Why The Heat Fell In Love With Adebayo (from Manny Navarro, Miami Herald):
–  Hawks: Schlenk Era Begins With John Collins (from Eric Yeboah,16 Wins):
The Kings Drafted Players For What They Could Do On – And Off – The Floor  (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Malik Monk’s Journey (from Scott Fowler, Charlotte Observer):
The Best Second Round Picks (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Semi Ojeleye Is The Modern 3-And-D Combo Forward (from Matt Chin, Hardwood Houdini):
Nuggets’ Draft Pick Monte Morris (from Nick Kosmider, Denver Post):
The Clippers Made Something Out Of Nothing On Draft Night (from Jesse Blancarte, Basketball Insiders):
How Lonzo Became A Laker: The Inside Story (from Shams Charania, Yahoo Sports):
O.G. Anunoby Q & A (from Jordan Maly,
How To Make A College Standout Into An NBA Star (from Ian McMahan, The Guardian):