Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/19/17

What We Learned From The Lonzo Ball Show In LV (from Ohm Youngmisuk, ESPN):
Rockets Add More Defense With Mbah A Moute  (from Mason Hicks, Space City Hoops):
The Draymond Green Summer League All-Stars (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Summer League: Top Rookies (from Max Holm, Hoops Habit):
CJ Miles: Quality Role Player The Raptors Needed (from Jordan Kligman, Hashtag Basketball):
How The New Two-Day Contracts Work (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
–  How The Lakers Secured KCP (from Mark Medina, LA Daily News):
In Search Of The Ideal Talent Distribution For An NBA Roster (from Todd Whitehead, Nylon Calculus):
No Two Coaching Stories Are The Same (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
Andre Drummond’s Post-Up Experiment Must End (from Steve Hinson, Detroit Bad Boys):
Ginobili: The Journey Continues (from Michael Wright, ESPN):
The Grizzlies’ SG Dilemma  (from Eric Monroe, Grizzly Bear Blues):
John Collins: Summer League Review (from Graham Chapple, Peachtree Hoops):
Kuzma Says He Can Play Any Position (from Harrison Faigen, Silver Screen And Roll):
DeMarre Carroll: Nets A Better Fit For Me  (from Brian Lewis,  NY Post):
Doug McDermott Q & A  (from Dirk Chatelain, omaha.com):
Dear NBA Coaches: Please Stop Running So Many ISOs  (from Brian Sampson,  NBA Math):
Orlando Goes Small With Versatility, Not With A Stretch-4  (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Newest Denver Nugget Torrey Craig: In-Depth Scouting Report (from Adam Mares/Andrew Price, Denver Stiffs):
Vander Blue Has Earned A Spot In The NBA (from Shereen Rayan, Lake Show Life);
Quincy Acy Continues His NBA Journey (from Christopher Lavinio, Hoops Habit):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/13/17 PART ONE

Raptors: Trying To Win The Right Way (from Brendon Kleen, The Step Back):
Suns’ GM Ryan McDonough Q & A (from Evan Sidery, Bright Side Of The Sun):
Tom Thibodeau Q & A (from Nick Friedell, ESP):
Despite HIs Flaws, Why Drummond Has Value To Pistons (from Duncan Smith, Piston Powered):
Dwight Howard’s Fit With The Hornets (from Coach Percy, Queen City Hoops):
Welcome To The NBA’s Era Of Positionless Offense (from Adam Spinella, NBA Math ):
The Celtics’ Young Talent (from Joshua Bateman, Hardwood Houdini):
Wade Baldwin: Year Two Is Vital After Underwhelming Rookie Season (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10days):
Summer League Grizzlies Lack Consistency (from Mac Trammell, Grizzly Bear Blues):
Summer League: Most Intriguing Players List (from Sports Illustrated):
Summer League Intel Report On Stars In The Making (from Matt Moore, CBS Sports):
The Nets Focus Is On Continuity And Culture (from Benny Nadeau, Basketball Insiders):
Why A Possible Melo Trade To Rockets Is Taking So Long (from Matt Ellentuck, SBNation):
Jordan Bell Shows His Versatility (from Steve Aschburner, NBA.com):
New Hawks’ GM Schlenk Quick To Dump Pricey Vets, Go With Youth (from Shaun Pawell, NBA.com):
Jaylen Brown Enjoys Mentor Role (from Mark Murphy, Boston Herald):
The Two Men Who Make Money From The NBA In Summer (from Kevin Draper, NYTimes):
NBA Approves Rule Changes To Improve Game Flow (from NBA.com):
–  Video: “4 Away” Late Game SLOB Package (from Zak Boisvert, pickandpop.net):
Video Breakdown: Raptors’  Zipper Pick And Roll SLOB (from Cooper Smither,  Raptors Republic):
Video: GSW: Using Shooters To Set Screens (from John Zall):
Redick’s Likely Impact On Sixers’ Offense (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Quinn Cook: “Staying Paranoid” (from Cassie Calvert, goduke.com):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/7/17

What Can Teodosic Bring To The Clippers? (from Andrew Bernucca, The Step Back):
What Are The Kings Doing? (from Jerry Christodoulatos, The Step Back):
Paul George And The Spacing Revolution (from Paul Headley, 16 Wins):
How Hayward Changes The Celtics (from Matt Moore, CBS Sports):
How Andre Drummond Can Improve Offensively To Become Elite (from Shameek Mohile, 16 Wins):
The Salary Cap Is Normalizing (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Free Agency Winners And Losers (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
Quality FAs Still Available (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
Rubio Offers Different Note For Jazz (from Brady Klopfer, BBall Breakdown):
Jaylen Brown’s More Demanding Summer Job (from Mark Murphy, Boston Herald):
Two-Way Contracts FAQ (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10days):
Darius Miller Gets A Rare Second Chance With The Pelicans (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
The Wizards’ Otto Porter Gamble (from Andrew Sharp, Sports Illustrated):
–  Orlando Summer League Winners And Losers (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Fansided):
Why The Sixers Made Their Draft Night Moves (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/5/17

Gordon Hayward: Reuniting With Brad Stevens (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Utah Was Building The Right Way But The Plan Has Been Ruined (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
Zach Randolph Is Headed To Sacramento (from Kurt Helin, NBC Sports):
 – Paul George’s Fit In OKC (from Coach Nick, BBall Breakdown):
Thunder Add Patrick Patterson (from Mike Prada, SBNation):
Why Redick Is Worth Every Cent Of $23M To The Sixers (from Scott Rafferty, Sporting News):
Nuggets: The Many Benefits Of The Millsap Deal (from Tom West, Nugg Love):
Sixers: Summer League Things To Watch For (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
The Hornets’ Revamped Bench (from Andrew Gustafson, Swarm And Sting):
Analytics Keeps Reshaping Basketball (from Derek Helling, Fansided):
Versatility Wanted In Positionless NBA (from Associated Press):

Mike James Made It To The NBA, But Can He Stay? (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
Jalen Jones: Banking On Versatility & Added Outside Shooting To Make An NBA Roster (from Chris Reichert, 2Ways10Days):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/1/17

Thunder: Swinging For The Fences (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Paul George, the People’s Champion (from Kelly Iko, 94feetreport.com):
DeMar DeRozan Q & A (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
The Biggest Questions In Another Wild Offseason (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
Is Teague An Upgrade For Wolves At PG? (fromGerald Bourguet, Hoops Habit):
Iguodala: Team Culture Changer (from Maxwell Ogden, Hoops Habit):
Rubio & The Jazz: Defensive Hand In Glove Fit (from My_Lo, SLCDunk):
Can MCW Bounce Back? (from Ti Windisch, The Step Back):
What Korkmaz’ Arrival Means To Sixers (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Jonah Bolden Could Be Sixers’ Back-Up Four Next Season (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Meet Harrison Gaines, Lonzo Ball’s Agent (from Jake Fischer, Sports Illustrated):
The Phil Jackson Era Wasn’t A Total Dumpster Fire (from Howard Beck, Bleacher Report):
Guide To 2017 Contract Options, Qualifying Offers (from John Schuhmann, NBA.com):
How An NBA Front Office Handles Free Agency, Step-By-Step (from Bobby Marks, ESPN):
Ekpe Udoh: From NBA Bench Player To Turkish Hero (from Patrick Kingsley, NYTimes):
D-League Alums To Watch At Orlando Summer League (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10days.com):
Rob Pelinka Q & A: Draft Evaluation & Offseason Outlook (from Mike Trudell, Lakers.com):
Lakers’ Priority: Cap Flexibility For Next Summer (from Mark Medina, LA Daily News);

 

 

 

 

Derrick Caracter Is Still Ballin’ (from Shereen Rayan, Lake Show Life):

 

 

 

 

 

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