Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 2/22/18

The Final Stretch: 5 Things To Watch For (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
The Final Stretch: Each EC Team’s Most Pressing Question (from Nekias Duncan, Fanrag Sports):
What The Blazers Do & Don’t Do Well (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
The Kings Need Bogdanovic To Shoot For Stardom (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Revisiting The Chriss/Bogdan Trade From The 2016 Draft (from Dave King, Bright Side Of The Sun):
Why The Celtics Have Been Slumping (from Nik DeCosta-Klipa,
Pacers: Rehab Over, GR III Is Ready To Go (from Mark Monteith,
What To Make Of Kawhi Leonard Situation (from Bruno Passos, Pounding The Rock):
Cavs Reconvene For “Second Training Camp”  (from Chris Fedor,
How Nance Changes The Cavs (from Daniel O’Brien, Fanrag Sports):
LBJ’s Influence On Today’s NBA (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Q & A: Rodney Hood (from Joe Gabriele,
For The Raptors, It’s Move Or Die (from Austin Hutchinson, BBall Breakdown):
Raptors: Why Siakam Will Keep Launching Threes (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
How Wiggins Can Get Out Of His Funk (from Britt Robson, The Athletic):
Grizzlies: Ivan Rabb’s Emergence (from Tony East, Beale St Bears):
Doncic In The Copa Del Rey Final (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
2018 Draft: A Look At Jaren Jackson, Jr’s Versatile Offensive Skill Set (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):
Bagley III: Proving He Can Play In Modern Era (from Zach Harper, Fanrag Sports):
Bucks: Snell Needs To Step Up (from Matthew Hallett, Behind The Buck Pass):
Best Sets: February 2018 (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
Steven Adams And The New Box-Out Stat (from Erik Horne,
Lakers: Isaiah Thomas’ Harsh Reality (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
Hornets: Kemba Walker’s 2019 Free Agency May Be A Time Bomb (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
A Look At Player Consistency (from Krishna Narsu, Nylon Calculus):
How Social Media Has Changed The Game For NBA Players (from Melissa Rohlin, Mercury news):
Magic: Shooting Will Give Rashad Vaughn His Opportunity (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Magic’s Future Backup PG: Augustin Or Mack? (from Luke Duffy, Hoops Habit):


Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/20/17

How Does DeRozan Fit In Raptors’ Culture Change? (from Nate Wolf,  Hoops Habit):
Celtics’ Slice Play Breakdown (from Forum Blue And Gold):
KAT Double Screen ISO Set (from Paul Garcia, The Sports Daily):
The Top Ten Youthful Core Groups  (from Jason Dandy, 16 Wins):
Gobert’s Defense Transforms The Jazz (from Tom West, Fanrag Sports):
Redemption For Ekpe Udoh (from David Yapkowitz, Basketball Insiders):
One-On-One With Steve Kerr (from Scott Ostler, SF Chronicle):
Should The Wizards Explore More Small Ball Lineups? (from Nicholas Arguelles, Wiz Of Awes):
What Effect Will CP3 Have On Rockets’ Offense? (from Tim Stubbs, NBA Math):
SI’s Lee Jenkins: Q & A (from Erik Horne,
NBA “Mental Coach” Graham Betchart (from Richard Freedman, Vallejo Times-Herald):
Bagley Raises Issue Of “Reclassification” (from John Marshall, AP):
Joakim Noah Breaks His Silence (from Marc Berman, NY Post):

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

4 Ways The Celtics Can Use Hayward (from John Karalis,
Hawks’ Offensive Playbook: Pick And Roll Action, Part Two (from Glen Willis, Peachtree Hoops):
Rudy Gobert Q & A (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Malcolm Delaney: A Rookie, A Brother & A Hail Of Gunfire (from Yaron Weitzman, ESPN):
The Case For Bagley As 2018 Draft’s “Crown Jewel” (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated):
“Baby Euro” Step By Scoring Move (from Zak Boisvert,
Why Embiid Is Great (from Daniel Stets, The Sixer Sense):
Every Team’s Best And Worst Current Contract (from Dan Favale, Bleacher Report):
US Men’s Basketball Enters A New World – Without Its Stars (from Associated Press):
What Is A “Glue Guy”? (from Josh Bungum, Dunking With Wolves):
Examining Each Team’s Schedule (from Matt Moore, CBS Sports):
Protecting Marquee Games With Schedule Tweaks (from Tom Haberstroh, ESPN):
RJ Barrett: Next Canadian Star (from Alex Wong,
Podcast: Royce White (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Hezonja: Working To Regain Health (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
NOTE: Today’s edition of Basketball Intelligence is dedicated to the memory of Tommy Hawkins:


Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/16/17

The 4-Year Rebuild That Has Transformed The Celtics (from Chris Forsberg/Luke Knox, ESPN):
Markelle Fultz’ Potential (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Ideal Laker Playbook (from Forum Blue And Gold):
Designing A Great Offense (from Forum Blue And Gold):
2017-18 Breakouts: Three Players With New Roles (from Eric Spyropolous, NBA Math):
Cousins Is An Elite Scorer, Jokic Is An Elite Basketball Player (from Ryan Blackburn, Denver Stiffs):
Top 2018 Draft Prospects (from Ricky O’Donnell, SBNation):
Dejounte Murray: Replacing Tony Parker (from PSherman42, Pounding The Rock):
Wolves’ Backup PG Duty: Tyus Jones (from Andy Grimsrud, A Wolf Among Wolves):
Transition Program Helps Rookies Avoid Financial, Social Pitfalls (from AJ Neuharth-Keusch, USA Today):
Best Ball Fakes From 2017 Season (from