Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/14/19

ATL: Hawks Knock Off MEM With Offensive Clinic (from Graham Chapple, Peachtree Hoops):
DEN: What Does Isaiah’s DNP-CD Mean? (from Sean Keeler, Denver Post):
DEN: Takeaways From Win Over MIN (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
DET: Pistons’ Offense Is Thriving Off Simplicity (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
GSW: What The Dubs Did To Defeat HOU (from Joe Viray, Goden State Of Mind):
GSW: DMC Holds The Key (from Charles Curtis, USA Today):
HOU: Harden: The Keys To Guarding The Unguardable (from Kristian Winfield, SB Nation):
HOU: Harden Is Even Better Than You Think (from Seerat Sohi, Yahoo Sports):
IND: Sabonis’ Screens Open Up Everything (from Tony East, BBall Index):
LAC: Zubac’s Rim Protection Has Transformed The Clippers’ Defense (from Jovan Buha, The Athletic):
LAC: SGA Has Established Himself As Clippers’ PG Of The Future (from Chris Murch, Clips Nation):
MIA: Haslem Is Still Here (from Wes Goldberg, The Step Back):
MIL: Brogdon: Steadiness & Consistency (from Matt Velazquez, jsonline.com):
NOP: Positives In A Lost Season (from Oleh Kosel, The Bird Writes):
PHI: Embiid’s Defensive Brilliance Immediately On Display After Return (from Tom West, Liberty Ballers):
PHI: The Confusing Evolution Of Butler’s 3-Point Shooting (from Derek Bodner, The Athletic):
PHI: Evaluating Butler’s Impact (from Alec Liebsch, Hoops Habit):
PHO: Booker Is Taking The Suns To A Whole New Level (from Andrew Favakeh, Clutch Points):
SAC: Training Camp Set The Stage For The NBA’s Most Surprising Season (from Scott Davis, Business Insider):
UTA: Takeaways From Win Over Suns (from Andy Larsen, Salt Lake Tribune):
The Achilles Heel Of Each Finals Contender (from Zach Kram, The Ringer):
Players With Most To Prove In Season’s Final Month (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
The NBA Should Do More To Deter Hate Speech From “Fans” (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/13/19

ATL: The Hawks Can Use Beal & LaVine As Models For Huerter’s Offensive Development (from Jeff Siegel, Peachtree Hoops):
BKN: The Nets Are Ahead Of Schedule (from Howard Megdal, The Step Back):
BOS: Everything To Know About Celtics’ Future Draft Picks (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
CLE: Brandon Knight Showing Glimpses Of Old Form (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
DET: Kennard Is At His Best As A Shooter When Pistons Play Fast (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
DET: Healthy Ish Smith Proving To Be Pistons’ X-Factor (from Rod Beard, Detroit News):
HOU: The Keys To Austin Rivers’ Defensive Success (from Kelly Iko, The Athletic):
LAC: Why Lou Williams Embraced Life As Bench Player (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
MEM: Valanciunas Has Been Unleashed (from Blake Murphy, The Athletic):
MIL: Giannis: DPOY?  (from Alex Boeder, bucks.com):
MIL: Pat Connaughton: The NBA’s Kyler Murray (from Alan Siegel, The Ringer):
MIN: KAT’s All-NBA Play Puts Wolves In A Tricky Spot (from Dane Moore, Zone Coverage):
MIN: KBD Is Impossible To Ignore (from Julian Andrews, timberwolves.com):
NOP: Can AD Find A Better Running Mate Than Jrue Holiday? (from Preston Ellis, Bleacher Report):
Read and watch it here:  https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2825251-does-anthony-davis-realize-jrue-holiday-is-a-top-15-player
PHO: Josh Jackson: From Detroit To Napa To The NBA (from Cyril Penn, Napa Valley Register):
UTA: How Black Utah Jazz Players Have Embraced Salt Lake City (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
The 7 Teams That Could Win It All If Their Pieces Fit (from Sam Amick, The Athletic):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
Future Team Power Rankings, By Category (from Kevin Pelton/Bobby Marks, ESPN):
The Shifting Scouting Landscape (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/8/19

BKN: How Caris LeVert Is Fitting In Again (from Zackery Rogers, Hoops Habit):
BKN: Jarrett Allen’s Block Party Is Fueling Nets’ Playoff Run (from Michael Shapiro, Sports Illustrated):
BKN: Kurucs Is Flourishing At PF (from Greg Logan, Newsday):
BKN: Nets Have Transitioned From Grim To Gritty (from Sean Deveney, Sporting News):
CHI: How Otto Porter Is Fitting In (from James Gilmore, Hoops Habit):
CHI: Markkanen Is Taking The Next Step Toward Stardom (from Andrew Favakeh, Clutch Points):
DAL: The Mavs Are Working With KP & His Inner Circle To Ensure His Future In Dallas (from Brad Townsend, Dallas Morning News):
DEN: How The Nuggets Will Beat You (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
GSW: Draymond’s Challenge: Get The Dubs To Buy In Defensively (from Connor Letourneau, SF Chronicle):
HOU: CP3 Remains The Key (from Tim MacMahon, ESPN):
MIA: Derrick Jones, Jr. Offering Multiple Growth Curves (from Ira Winderman, SunSnetinel):
MIL: Video Breakdown: Dissecting Giannis’ Unique Defensive Game (from Brian Sampson, Brew Hoop):
MIN: Fixing Wiggins’ Offensive Profile (from Danny Cunningham, Skor North):
MIN: What RoCo’s Return Will Change (from Dane Moore, Zone Coverage ):
NYK: The Fun, Mysterious Case Of Mitchell Robinson (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
ORL: Q & A: Magic POBO Jeff Weltman (from Josh Robbins, The Athletic):
SAS: Derrick White: Anatomy Of A Shot Blocker (from Asa Robinson, Pounding The Rock):
TOR: Raptors Running Out Of Time To Build Cohesion (from Dave Zarum, sportsnet.ca):
TOR: A Week In The Life Of Asst Coach Adrian Griffin (from Eric Koreen, The Athletic):
TOR: The Day Kawhi Became A Star (from Jeff Eisenberg, Yahoo Sports):
UTA: Derek Favors Is Winning Games For The Jazz (from Taylor Griffin, SLC Dunk):

10 Things (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
The 5 Most Interesting Teams Of The Week: PHI, PHO, IND, NOP, DEN (from Dan Devine, The Ringer):
The Potential Of Dual Big Men Lineups (from Jordan Brenner, The Athletic):
Offensive Rebounds: The Secret Point Behind Long-Distance Threes (from Tom Haberstroh, NBC Sports):
Heroes Of The Season’s 2nd Half (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Buy Or Sell?: Nuggets As 2nd Best In West; Markkanen’s Potential (from Andre Snellings, ESPN):
Giannis’ Evolving Jumper; Pacers’ Depth (from Scott Polacek, Bleacher Report):
CP3, Tatum, Markkanen, DMC & More (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
G-League: Michael Frazier Talks About His Progession (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/5/19

ATL: Huerter’s Development Has Been Crucial For The Hawks (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
BKN: Takeaways From Win Over DAL (from Phil Watson, Nothin’ But Nets):
BKN: D’Lo Needs To Get To The FT Line More (from Justin Carter, Nets Republic):
BKN: Atkinson Experimenting To Take Advantage Of Trio Of Ballhandlers (from Erik Slater, Nothin’ But Nets):
BOS: Jaylen Brown: Celtics Must Fix Toxic Environment (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
CHI: Q & A: President/COO Michael Reinsdorf (from KC Johnson, Chicago Tribune):
DAL:  Shammgod’s Coaching Crossover (from Andrew Pina, Washington Post):
DET: Kennard Aggressive, Confident As Game Grows (from Ansar Khan, MLive):
GSW: Video Highlights: Iguodala Defending Butler (from Drew Shiller, NBC Sports):
HOU: James Harden’s Side Step (from Will Gottlieb, The Ringer):
IND: TJ Leaf Is A Case Study For Offensive Rebounding (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
IND: Behind The Scenes Of The Post-Oladipo Injury Pacers (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
IND: The Village Bringing Oladipo Back (from Jonathan Abrams, Bleacher Report):
LAC: Beverley Sets The Tone For The Clippers (from Mirjam Swanson, OC Register):
LAL: Film Room: A Closer Look At The New Starting Lineup (from Pete Zayas, Silver Screen And Roll):
LAL: The Lakers’ Disappointing Season (from Ramona Shelburne, ESPN):
MIN: KAT Can’t Be Stopped (from Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
ORL: Aaron Gordon is Ready For Stardom (from Howard Megdal, NY Times):
POR: Skal Appreciates Opportunity With Blazers (from Jason Quick, The Athletic):
SAC: Giles Is Starting To Show His Defensive Potential (from Tony Xypteras, Sactown Royalty):
SAS: Spurs’ Offense Defies Convention, But It Works (from Ben Ladner, The Step Back):
The Zone Has Become A Game-Changing Defense (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 2/27/19

ATL: Trae Young Isn’t Wearing Down; He’s Getting Better (from Michael Cunningham, ajc.com):
BOS: Nobody Seems To Have Answers (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
CHI: Markkanen Is Still Beasting (from Vijay Vemu, Blog A Bull):
DET: Pistons Have Traded Perimeter 3 Defense For Wins (from Sara Peters, The Basketball Writers):
DET: Luke Kennard: A Force Off The Bench (from Rod Beard, Detroit News):
DET: Drummond Is NBA’s Best Scorer In Restricted Area Since His Return (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
DET: Thon Maker Is Already Making An Impact (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
LAC: Video: Harrell Exploiting Pick-And-Roll Options (from Positive residual):
LAC: JaMychal Green Is A Good Fit (from Andrew Greif, LA Times):
MEM: Joakim Noah’s Career Revival (from Chris Kern, Beale Street Bears):
MIN: Will KAT’s Elevated Play Be Enough? (from Danny Chau, The Ringer):
MIN: The Wolves’ Wing Depth (from Pietro Caddeo, Bball Index):
OKC: Westbrook Isn’t Having The Season You Think He Is (from Matt Moore, The Action Network):
PHI: Is Small Ball Built Around Simmons Viable For The Playoffs? (from Kyle Neubeck, Philly Voice):
PHI: Harris Continues To Show Why He Is So Valuable (from Tom West, Liberty Ballers):
SAS: Spurs Best Offense:  Spot-Up & Catch & Shoot Attempts (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):Best Offense:
TOR: The Raptors Are The NBA’s Mystery Contender (from Paul Flannery, SB Nation):
WAS: Don’t Forget Bradley Beal Like You Do The Wizards (from Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
The 3-Point Boom Is Far From Over (from Zach Kram, The Ringer):
NBA’s Best 25 Players Under Age  25 (from Chris Herring/Bobby Marks/Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
The Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
Watch it here:  https://twitter.com/Spinella14/status/1100779202171883520
Keeping The Memory Of The Black Fives Era Alive (from Moke Hamilton, The Athletic):

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