Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/21/18

Quick Offense Is Key For Cavs In Game 4 (from Nathan Beighle, King James Gospel):
Video: LeBron’s Game Three Passing Clinic (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
LBJ’s Game 3 (from Chris Thompson, Deadspin)
LBJ’s All-World Defense Can Only Exist When His Teammates Step Up (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Tristan Thompson: Defending Al Horford (from Chris Fedor, cleveland.com):
Brad Stevens Faces Lineup Decision After Blowout (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
Now It’s The Celtics’ Turn To Make Adjustments (from Gary Washburn, Bosotn Globe):
Steph Resurfaces (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Rockets’ Horrid Offense Was Directly Responsible For How Many Points They Gave Up (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
Iguodala Reinforces His Value In Game 3 (from Connor Letourneau, SF Gate):
GSW-HOU: Game 3 Takeaways (from Jonathan Feigen, Houston Chronicle):
How The Dubs Have Avoided Destructive Drama And Turmoil (from Marcus Thompson II, The Athletic):
Warriors: Run TMC On Hand For Game 3 (from Jeff Faraudo, Mercury News):
How Ariza Became A Three-Point Shooter (from Dan Woike, LA Times):
Player Review: Lance Stephenson Was An Experience (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
When Tunnel Trash Talk Crosses The Line (from Dave Schilling, Bleacher Report):
Sixers’ Sets: Brett Brown’s Best Xs & Os from 2017-18 (from Mike O’Connor, The Athletic);
Coming Over: Jonah Bolden (from Kevin Rice, Liberty Ballers):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/19/18

Jaylen Brown Is Relentless (from Michael DePrisco, Celtics Blog):
What Boston’s Defense Is Doing To LBJ (from Chris Forsberg, ESPN):
Video: ECF Game Two Film Thread (from Mike Zavagno):
Lue Wants Cavs To Speed Things Up (from Dave McMenamin, ESPN):
Video: Brad Stevens Has Mastered The Timeout (from Chauncey Billups, ESPN):
Marcus Morris: Embracing The Playoff Challenge (from Jay King, The Athletic):
How Terry Rozier’s Bond With His Sister Has Shaped Them Both (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
What To Watch For As WCF Resumes (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
The Warriors: Too Much Iso-KD? (from Carson Parodi, Golden Gate Sports):
WCF: Showing Multiple Bodies (from Jeff Siegel, Early Bird Rights):
Curry Isn’t Worried About His Offensive Struggles (from Chris Haynes, ESPN):
Sixers’ Playoff Lesson: Embiid’s Post-Ups & Passing (from Tom West, Liberty Ballers):
Q & A: DeMarcus Cousins (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
The Big Men In The Draft (from Sam Smith, Bulls.com):
Clippers Value The 30 Minutes They Got With Each Prospect At The Combine (from Broderick Turner, LA Times):
Which Players Without Agents Helped Or Hurt Their Stock At The Combine? (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated):
At The Combine, Mystery Can Be More Valuable Than Getting On The Court (from Jesse Dougherty, Washington Post):
Why The NBA Abandoned Roy Hibbert (from Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight):
Suns’ Offseason Preview (from Danny Leroux, The Athletic):
Knicks’ Offseason Preview (from Danny Leroux, The Athletic):
The Basketball Community Says Goodbye To Bret Bearup (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
NOTE: Bret was a great friend to Basketball Intelligence.  We appreciated his support and wise counsel. He will be greatly missed.  R.I.P.
Season Review: Andre Roberson (from Alex McEwen, Thunderous Intentions):
NBA’s Two-Way Contract Provides Challenges, Opportunities  (from Hunter Robinson, Cronkite News):
The Euroleague Players Association Is Formally Launched (from Emmet Ryan, Ball In Europe):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/11/18

GSW-HOU Preview:
The Scariest 3 Minutes In The NBA: When The Dubs Hit The Turbo Button (from Baxter Holmes, ESPN):
Looney & Cook: From The Sidelines To Playoff Time (from Wes Goldberg, The Step Back):
The New Adventures Of Old Chris Paul (from Danny Chau, The Ringer):
The Making Of Capela Into A Top NBA Center (from Jonathan Feigen, Houston Chronicle):
Klay Thompson: “If You Don’t Love It, Why Do It?” (from Ric Bucher, Bleacher Report):
5 Stats From HOU-UTA (from Scott Rafferty, nba.com):
BOS-CLE Preview:
From Steve Jones, Jr/Norm de Silva, Cleaning The Glass:  https://cleaningtheglass.com/shootaround-cavs-at-celtics-game-1/
Brad Stevens & The Celtics Have A Special Brand Of Toughness (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
Jayson Tatum Is Hungry For More (from Jack McCluskey, The Ringer):
5 Stats From BOS-PHI (from Scott Rafferty, nba.com):
Brad Stevens: Real COY? (from Jackson Frank, Clutch Points):
Insight Into Brad Stevens’ Decision To Pass On ATO Play Down Stretch Vs PHI (from Brian Robb, Boston Sports Jurnal):
How The Celtics Defended Simmons (from Coach Nick, BBall Breakdown):
Draft & Stash: Sixers Have Reinforcements On The Way (from Miles Wray, The Step Back):
An Open Letter About Female Coaches (from Pau Gasol, The Players Tribune):
Film Room: Lessons From Igor Kokoskov (from Yusuf Saleem, Bright Side Of The Sun):
Draft Lottery: Likely Picks, Odds & Stakes For Every Team (from Jonathan Givony/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Nick Collison, In His Own Words (as told to Royce Young, ESPN):
Nick Collison Retires With The Respect Of His Peers (from Berry Tramel, newsok.com):
The Raptors Shouldn’t Blow It Up (from Blake Murphy, VICE Sports):
Season Review: Luke Kennard (from Lazarus Jackson, Detroit Bad Boys):
Q & A: David Fizdale (from Steve Serby, NY Post):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 5/6/18

How Brad Stevens’ ATOs Beat The Sixers (from Mike Prada, SBNation):
The Celtics Are The Wrong Matchup For The Sixers (from Jack McCaffery, Delco Times):
Sixers’ Late Game Miscues Exemplify Their Room To Grow (from Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN):
For The Sixers, An Inconvenient Loss On Many Levels (from David Murphy, philly.com):
Tatum Keeps Rising To The Occasion (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
Terry Rozier’s Emergence (from Adam Spinella, Clutch Points):
Inside The Shot That Gave The Cavs’ A 3-0 Lead (from Brian Windhorst/Dave McMenamin, ESPN):
CLE-TOR: 3 Questions About The Ending (from Brad Botkin, CBS Sports):
Have The Raptors Hit Their Ceiling? (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Capela’s Quick Ascent Has Given Rockets Stability In The Post (from Shaun Powell, NBA.com):
How Does Joe Ingles Keep Getting Wide Open? (from Ben Ladner, The Step Back):
How HOU Contained Donovan Mitchell In Game 3 (from Positive Residual):
GSW-NOP: Some Things To Ponder Ahead Of Game 4 (from Oleh Kosel, The Bird Writes):
Rondo Is Conducting A Masterpiece (from Mo Dakhil, The Jump Ball):
How Rondo Brought The Pels Together (from Nick Friedell, ESPN):
Warriors’ Game 4 Task (from Anthony Slater, The Athletic):
Warriors Need “Death Lineup” To Live Up To Its Name (from Dieter Kurtenbach, Mercury News):
Wherever He Goes, Quinn Cook Keeps His Late Father In Mind (from Connor Letourneau, SF Gate):
Q & A: Thaddeus Young (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
The Impact Offense Has On Defense (from Darryl Blackport):
Fizdale: Right Man For Knicks? (from Al Iannazzone, Newsday):
Sam Presti: Year-End Press Conference (from Tamberlyn Richardson, Thunderous Intentions):
Welcome To The WNBA, Good Luck Finding A Job (from Eli Horowitz, NY Times):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/14/18

Celtics: The League Is Starting To Take Notice Of Terry Rozier (from Chris Forsberg, ESPN):
The Most Efficient ISO Scorers (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
KAT’s Offensive Brilliance (from Charlie Johnson, Canis Hoopus):
Blazers: How Terry Stotts Is Reaching Jusuf Nurkic (from Jason Quick, NBC Sports):
Blazers Average Fewest Assists In The NBA: Why It Doesn’t Matter (from Eric Griffith, Blazer’s Edge):
What NBA Scouts Will Be Watching In Each NCAA Tourney Friday Game (from Mike Schmitz/Jonathan Givony, ESPN):
Top Prospects To Watch In Every 1st Round Game (from Sam Vecenie, The Athletic):
Q & A: Fred VanVleet (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
The Week In Review (from Justin, Nylon Calculus):
Rockets: Winning At A Slower Pace (from Gavriel Wilkins, Hoops Habit):
Rockets: Improved Defense Gives Them Championship Ceiling (from Frank Urbina, Hoops Hype):
CP3 & Harden Are The Opposite Of Bad Playoff Players (from Michael Knight, Space City Scoop):
Fit Matters: The Whole Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
The Cavs’ Reliable Shuffle ATO (from Jeff Siegel, Fear The Sword):
What Happened To Malik Monk? (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
Cavs: Lue Happy With Korver/JR Lineup Switch (from Dave McMenamin, ESPN):
Jrue Holiday Opens Up About The Most Challenging Time Of His Life (from Shams Charania, Yahoo Sports):
Fixing The Lakers (from David Yapkowitz, Basketball Insiders):
Pacers: Myles Turner’s Improved Post Play (from Grant Afseth, Kokomo Tribune):
What Trevor Booker Brings To The Pacers (from Tony East, 8 Points, 9 Seconds):
Jazz: Ricky Rubio Is A Monster (from Kevin Nye, Hashtag Basketball):
Bucks: Tony Snell Is Trying To Regain Form After Recent Slump (from Matt Velazquez, jsonline.com):
Wizards: Leaky Perimeter Defense’s Role In Recent Skid  (from Chase Hughes, NBC Sports):
Grizzlies’ Silver Lining: Dillon Brooks’ Breakthrough (from Michael Wallace, grizzlies.com):
Film Room: Jerami Grant Is OKC’s Biggest X-Factor (from Gideon Lim, Thunderous Intentions):
Monty McCutcheon On The Respect For The Game Initiative (from Erik Horne, newsok.com):
Hawks: Jaylen Morris’ Unlikely Climb To The NBA (from Sam Meredith, Peachtree Hoops):
Brett Brown Lauds Dellavedova & The Growth Of Aussie Basketball (from Ben Mallis, The Pick And Roll):
Markelle Fultz Is Starting To Look Like His Old Self (from Sam Cooper, Yahoo Sports):
Sixers: How Using Data-Driven Analysis Is Changing The Game (from Tim Wigmore, I News):
Podcast: Shooting Coach Ryan Sypkens (from The Unrestricted Area):