Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis PLAYOFF EDITION 4/16/17

GSW-POR Preview (from Jesus Gomez, BBall Breakdown):
Tom Izzo On Draymond Green (from Carl Steward, Mercury News):
Eastern Conference Preview (from Adam Spinella, Bball Breakdown):
BOS-CHI Preview (from Jakob Bikshorn, Blog A Bull):
Isaiah Thomas: Tough To Stop When In Attack Mode (from Mark Murphy, Boston Herald):
Jaylen Brown, X Factor?  (from Alex Kungu, Celtics Blog):
Analyzing The Celtics’ Offense (from Jose Ignacio Jimenez Gamez, Hub Pages):
ATL-WAS Preview (from 16 Wins):

From Randy Quis, Number Fire:  https://www.numberfire.com/nba/news/14106/nba-playoffs-preview-wizards-vs-hawks

Wizards’ Favorite ATO & SLOB Plays (from Jeff Siegel, Peachtree Hoops):
Can Hawks Solve Wall & Beal? (from Neil Greenberg, Washington Post):
How 1-2 Road Trip Jump Started Wizards’ Turnaround (from Candace Buckner, Washington Post):
OKC-HOU Preview (from Tony Heim, Thunderous Intentions):
Recapping Playoffs: Day One  (from Tim Cato & Whitney Medworth, SBNation):
CLE-IND: Things We Learned From Game One  (from Jackson Flickinger, King James Gospel):

From Chris Manning, Fear The Sword:  http://www.fearthesword.com/2017/4/16/15318194/3-takeaways-cava-pacers-nba-playoffs

From C. Cooper, Indy Cornrows: http://www.indycornrows.com/2017/4/16/15315968/pacers-need-to-switch-how-theyre-switching

MIL-TOR: Game One Recap (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):

Read it here: http://www.nba.com/article/2017/04/16/milwauke-bucks-defensive-intensity-extends-toronto-raptors-game-1-futility

From Arden Zwelling, Sportsnet.ca:  http://www.sportsnet.ca/basketball/nba/serge-ibaka-one-raptors-bright-spots-game-1/

From Tim Bontemps, Washington Post:  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/sports/wp/2017/04/16/the-greek-freak-arrives-on-the-biggest-stage-in-basketball/

UTA-LAC: Joe Johnson Rescues The Jazz (from Zach Harper, Fanrag Sports):
Appreciating Joe Johnson (from Kristian Winfield, SNation):
SAS- MEM (from Kelly Dwyer, Yahoo Sports):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 2/27/17

Magic End Their Big Experiment  (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Fansided):

Read it here: http://fansided.com/2017/02/27/orlando-magic-big-experiment-failed/

Noel’s Fit In The Mavs’ Offense (from Nick Sciria, BBall Breakdown):

Read and watch it here: http://bballbreakdown.com/2017/02/26/nerlens-noel/

The Nets Like Caris LeVert (from Howard Megdal, Fansided):

Read it here: http://fansided.com/2017/02/27/caris-levert-brooklyn-nets-impressive-rookie/

Sunday Recap, Featuring Westbrook/Pelicans  (from Tim Cato, SBNation):

Read it here:  http://www.sbnation.com/nba/2017/2/27/14746572/2017-nba-scores-russell-westbrook-triple-double-threat-thunder

Spurs Showcase Another ATO Gem (from Eli Horowitz, Pounding The Rock):

Read and watch it here:  http://www.poundingtherock.com/2017/2/27/14746660/spurs-playbook-ginobili-mills-lee-ato-gem

Richaun Holmes Keeps Rising Above Expectations (from Jack McCaffery, delcotimes.com):

Read it here: http://www.delcotimes.com/sports/20170226/richaun-holmes-keeps-rising-above-expectations-for-76ers

–  Griffin’s Deal-making Keeps Cavs Near Top  (from Matt Medley, Amico Hoops):

Read it here:  http://amicohoops.net/griffins-deal-making-on-display-for-third-straight-year/

Frank Vogel Says Aaron Gordon Is Better At PF  (from Josh Robbins, Orlando Sentinel):

Read it here: Frank Vogel says Aaron Gordon is better at power forward

–  The Triangle Is Still The Knicks’ System (from Al Iannazzone, Newsday):

Read it here:  http://www.newsday.com/sports/basketball/knicks/triangle-offense-shaping-up-as-knicks-plan-again-1.13179681

Otto Porter’s Cuts (from winnersview.com):

Read it here: http://www.winnersview.com/videos/otto-off-the-ball

Bradley Beal’s Scoring Surge  (from winnersview.com):

Watch it here: http://www.winnersview.com/videos/bradley-beals-scoring-surge

Eurocup Playoff Preview (from Trevor Magnotti, Fansided):

Read it here: http://fansided.com/2017/02/27/2017-eurocup-playoff-preview-gets-euroleague/