Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/25/18

BOS: Barea Exposed The Celtics’ Pick-And-Roll Defense (from Bill Sy, Celtics Blog):
BOS: From Preseason Favorites To Average Disappointments (from Tim Bontemps, ESPN):
BOS: What’s Wrong With Jaylen Brown? (from John Karalis, Boston.com):
CLE: Sexton Is Proving Everybody Wrong (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
IND: Cory Joseph’s Unsung, Niche Contributions (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
IND: Pacers Still Seeking Ways To Free McDermott (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):
MIN: Old Friends, New City: Catching Up With Rose, Gibson & Deng (from Sam Smith, bulls.com):
NYK: Undrafted Trier Is Proving He Belongs (from Tommy Beer, Forbes):
NYK: Fizdale Is Making Good On His Promise To Mudiay (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
SAC: Bagley: Getting Better Every Day (from Jason Anderson, Sacramento Bee):
TOR: Nasty Upcoming 10-Game Stretch Should Give True Read (from Brian Boake, Raptors Rapture):
WAS: The Benefits Of Having Markieff Morris Come Off The Bench (from Chase Hughes, NBC Sports):
Sunday Notes (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
Week 5 In Review (from Justin Willard, Nylon Calculus):
Current NBA Shooting Trends (from Justin Jacobs, Squared2020):
Early Season Surprises (from Draper, Stein, Cacciola, Deb, Whiteside, NY Times):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 11/6/18

ATL: Kevin Huerter Has Shown He Belongs (from Glen Willis, Soaring Down South):
BKN: D’Antoni Has Long Been A Believer In Kenny Atkinson (from Moke Hamilton, The Athletic):
CLE: The Cavs’ Season From Hell Reached A New Low Against The Magic (from Matt Ellentuck, SB Nation):
DAL: The Mavs Have Fully Embraced The Modern NBA (from Doyle Rader, Mavs Moneyball):
DAL:  Q & A: Maxi Kleber (from Talk Basket):
DEN: Nuggets Match Best Start In Franchise History (from Tim Bontemps, ESPN):
DEN: Takeaways From Win Over Celtics (from Brandon Ewing, Mile High Sports):
DEN: Juancho Hernangomez & The Art Of Spacing The Floor (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
DET:  GRIII As A Starter Can Help Boost Pistons’ Shooting (from Ansar Khan, MLive):
GSW: How McKinnie Went From Long Shot To Rotation Player (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
HOU: Playbook: Flex STS Pitch Milwaukee (from Jeff Siegel, Early Bird Rights):
IND: Sabonis Is Playing Big Without Being Constrained By His Size  (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
MIA: Q & A: Dwyane Wade  (from Sekou Smith, NBA.com):
MIL: How To Handle The First Faults In The Defensive Scheme (from Adam Paris, Brew Hoop):
MIL: Brook Lopez Is Making A Big Difference On Defensive Glass  (from Kane Pitman, The Step Back):
MIL: Budenholzer Has Bucks Ahead of Schedule (from Mo Dakhil, Washington Post):
PHI: RoCo Is Making Early DPOY Case (from Ethan Piechota, The Sixer Sense):
PHI: Refusal To Play Smaller Is Holding The Team Back (from Kyle Neubeck, Philly Voice):
POR: A New Rotation Is Bringing Success (from Peter Sampson, Blazer’s Edge):
POR: Evan Turner Is Flourishing In is New Role (from Steven Vaughan, Blazer’s Edge):
SAC: The Kings Have Found Their Blueprint.  Will Bagley Fit?  (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
SAS: The Best Version Of DeRozan Has Arrived In San Antonio (from Jared Johnson, BBall Index):
SAS: Aldridge & Extra Possessions (from Paul Garcia, Project Spurs):
SAS: Video Breakdown: Anatomy Of A Spurs Dunk (from CharlieOCharles, Pounding The Rock):
WAS: Can The Wizards Fix This New Level Of Dysfunction?  (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
Week 3 In Review (from Justin Willard, Nylon Calculus):
Metrics 101: The One Number Defining Each Team Three Weeks In (from Adam Fromal, Bleacher Report):
What Makes The Penny Hardaway/Mike Miller Coaching Union Work?  (from Drew Hill, Commercial Appeal):
2019 Draft Scouting Videos: Barrett, Williamson, Little, K. Johnson  (from Mike Schmitz/Jonathan Givony, ESPN):
Which Duke Draft Prospect Has The Most NBA Potential?  (from Schmitz/Givony/Pelton, ESPN):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 10/24/18 PART TWO

David Stern Is Not Looking Back (from Chris Ballard, Sports Illustrated):
BKN: Q & A: Jarrett Allen (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
DAL: Doncic Is Athletic, Just Not In The Narrow Way Some Define It  (from Mike Prada, SBNation):
DEN: Gary Harris’ Ascension Encapsulates Nuggets’ Rise (from TJ McBride, Mile High Sports):
DET: Film Room: Blake Griffin’s Dominating Performance Was Not Just His Scoring (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
DET: Why Blake Griffin Has Been Unstoppable (from Brenden Welper, Piston Powered):
DET: The Bruce Brown Chronicles: Behind The Scenes With A Rookie (from James Edwards III, The Athletic):
NYK: Fizdale’s On-The-Fly Adjustments (from Zack DiLuzio, Knicks Film School):
NYK: Knicks Lead League In Forced Turnovers (from Chris Iseman, northjersey.com):
PHO: Suns Are Young Team; They Want To Be A Good Team (from Tim Bontemps, Washington Post):
SAC: Marvin Bagley’s Second Jump (from Tim Maxwell, Sactown Royalty):
SAS: The Spurs Are Taking It Slow (from Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight):
The 5 Most Interesting Teams In Week 2  (from Dan Devine, The Ringer):
5 Trends Worth Watching After The 1st Week (from Dave Zarum, Sportsnet.ca):
Early Season Thoughts (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Pace: Is This The New NBA? (from Patrick Culligan, 24 Sloppy Seconds):
Average Ages For Each Team (from David MacKay, USA Today):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 6/14/18

Wizards’ Offseason Preview (from Jeff Siegel, Early Bird Rights):
Celtics’ Offseason Preview (from Jeff Siegel, Early Bird Rights):
How Will The Celtics Use Gordon Hayward? (from Jay King, The Athletic):
Mavs’ Assistant VP Michael Finley (from Brad Townsend, Dallas Morning News):
Rod Strickland Praises Trae Young (from Sam Smith, bulls.com):
Suns: Pros & Cons Of Ayton At #1 (from Gerald Bourguet, Hoops Habit):
2018 Draft Superlatives In Various Categories (from Chris Johnson, Sports Illustrated):
Strengths, Weaknesses, Comps For Top Draft Prospects (from Jonathan Givony/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Q & A: Landry Shamet (from Seerat Sohi, SB Nation):
Who Is Dzanan Musa? (from Ed Odeven, court-side.com):
Bagley: Most NBA-Ready Player In The Draft? (from Mark Titus, The Ringer):
The Four PGs Likely To Be Drafted Mid-First Round (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Breaking Down Jaren Jackson Jr’s Potential (from Nick Sciria, Cleaning The Glass):
The Michael Porter Mystery (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
Malik Pope & The Perils Of Early Expectations (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Dakota Mathias’ Skill Set Extends Beyond The Three-Point Line (from Jake Fischer, Sports Illustrated):
Cherokee Parks’ Inspirational Journey Back To Basketball (from Yaron Weitzman, slamonline):
The Celtics And The Repeater Tax (from Keith P. Smith, Celtics Blog):
Video: Shot Fake Side-Step 3 (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
Nurse’s First Boss Says Raptors Made The Right Move (from Lori Ewing, The Globe And Mail):
Thaddeus Young: More Than Just The Glue Guy For The Pacers (from Ben Gibson, 8 Points, 9 Seconds):
Mavs: Rick Carlisle Is Key To Successful Rebuild (from Sean Bush, The Smoking Cuban):
George Galanopolous’ Unlikely Journey From Basketball Dreamer To Uganda Head Coach (from Jake Fischer, Sports Illustrated):

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, Boston.com):
Pacers: Rehab Over, GR III Is Ready To Go (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):
What To Make Of Kawhi Leonard Situation (from Bruno Passos, Pounding The Rock):
Cavs Reconvene For “Second Training Camp”  (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
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, cavs.com):
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, newsok.com):
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):