Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/17/17

4 Ways The Celtics Can Use Hayward (from John Karalis, Boston.com):
Hawks’ Offensive Playbook: Pick And Roll Action, Part Two (from Glen Willis, Peachtree Hoops):
Rudy Gobert Q & A (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Malcolm Delaney: A Rookie, A Brother & A Hail Of Gunfire (from Yaron Weitzman, ESPN):
The Case For Bagley As 2018 Draft’s “Crown Jewel” (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated):
“Baby Euro” Step By Scoring Move (from Zak Boisvert, pickandpop.net):
Why Embiid Is Great (from Daniel Stets, The Sixer Sense):
Every Team’s Best And Worst Current Contract (from Dan Favale, Bleacher Report):
US Men’s Basketball Enters A New World – Without Its Stars (from Associated Press):
What Is A “Glue Guy”? (from Josh Bungum, Dunking With Wolves):
Examining Each Team’s Schedule (from Matt Moore, CBS Sports):
Protecting Marquee Games With Schedule Tweaks (from Tom Haberstroh, ESPN):
RJ Barrett: Next Canadian Star (from Alex Wong, slamonline.com):
Podcast: Royce White (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Hezonja: Working To Regain Health (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/11/17

The Re-Energizing Of Andre Drummond (from Michael Lee, Yahoo Sports):
Pistons: Improved Perimeter Defense & Andre Drummond (from Matthew Way, Piston Powered):
Film Study: Allen Crabbe (from Charles Maniego, Nets Daily):
Five 2018 Draft Prospects Who “You Need To Care About” (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Rising Draft Prospects (from Jonathan Givony/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Dennis Schroder’s Breakout Moment (from Ryan Akin,Soaring Down South):
New G-League GM Anthony Parker Is Excited About The Challenge (from John Denton, magic.com):
Sam Dekker: Blueprint For The Future NBA SF? (from Paul Tooke, Clipperholics):
Will Zach LaVine Make Another Leap This Season?  (from Nick Birdsong, NBA Math):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/30/17

Blazers’ D/G-League History & Why They Don’t Have An Affiliate (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):
4 Players Who Will Benefit From Redick’s Presence (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Remembering Summer Basketball In Philly’s Fabled Baker League (from Kevin Callahan, sixers.com):
Brandon Bass: Trying To Reinvent Himself (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
Al Horford Q & A (from Graham Couch, Lansing State Journal):
Celtics: The Value Of Versatility (from wjsy, celticsblog.com):
Past & Present Players Develop Front-Office Skills Through Union Program  (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Video Breakdown: Why Kuzma May be The Steal Of The Draft  (from Harrison Faigen, Silver Screen And Roll):
How Can Tony Snell Improve In Year Two With The Bucks?  (from Nick Thoreson, Behind The Buck Pass):
Weltman’s 1st Summer Shows Promising Future For Orlando (from Ricky Scricca, Orlando Magic Daily):
Felton Is The Thunder’s X-Factor (from RK Anthony, Welcome To Loud City):
Terrance Ferguson On The Rise (from Jimmy Do, Thunder.com):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/12/17

CP3 Q&A (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Doc Rivers Q&A (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):
Behind-The-Scenes Look At Hayward’s Decision  (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
Wolves’ Newcomers Looking Forward To Playing For Thibs (from Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune):
OKC Has A Year To Convince Paul George To Stay (from Royce Young, ESPN):
Pat Riley Q&A (from Barry Jackson, Miami Herald):
Hard Work And Perseverance: Justin Holiday Signs With Bulls (from Sam Smith, bulls.com):
The Mirotic Free Agency Conundrum (from Vijay Vemu, BlogABull):
Tomas Satoransky Q&A (from Lukas Kuba, truthaboutit.net):
Felton Solidifies OKC’s 2nd Unit (from Berry Tramel, NewsOK):
How Does Jayson Tatum Fit In Celtics’ Big Picture? (from Rob Mahoney, Sports Illustrated):
Donovan Mitchell Is Putting His Skills On Display In Summer League (from Steve Aschburner, NBA.com):
Undrafted Prospects Who Are Making Their Case in Summer League (from Jonathan Wasserman, Bleacher Report):
Players Turning Heads In Summer League (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated);
Bryn Forbes May Be Spurs’ Latest Hidden Gem (from Jeff Eisenberg, Yahoo Sports):
Lakers Address Need At SG By Signing KCP  (from Christian Rivas, 16 Wins):
SVG Is Doing A Better Job In The Front Office (from Jesus Gomez, Fanrag Sports):
Dakari Johnson: Grinding For An Opportunity (from Buddy Grizzard, Basketball Insiders):
Could Strong Summer League Play Propel Alex Caruso To NBA Opportunity? (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/8/17

Why Hayward Is A Seamless Fit For Celtics (from Michael Brock, NBA Math):
Orlando’s Conundrum: Payton’s Inconsistency (from Ruben Badillo, Orlando Magic Daily):
–  Karl-Anthony Towns’ 2018 Defensive Outlook (from Michael Walton, Hoops Habit):
Day 7 Free Agency Recap (from Jeff Siegel, Medium.com):
FA Winners And Losers So Far (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
Five Draftees Exceeding Expectations In Summer League (from Daniel O’Brien, Fanrag Sports):
Heat: The Importance Of Re-Signing Waiters (from Allana Tachauer, All U Can Heat):
Heat: Olynyk’s Fit/Role (from Tom D’Angelo, Palm Beach Post):
Fultz/Harden Comparison (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Intriguing Rookie Jordan Bell Set To Debut For Dubs (from Anthony Slater, Mercury News):
Two-Way Contract Tracker (from Chris Reichert, 2ways10days.com):
Dakari Johnson: Hoping Hard Work Pays Off (from Fred Katz, CNHI Sports):
Justin Robinson/Dylan Ennis: Summer League Paths (from Dennis Chambers, Basketball Insiders):
Nwaba’s Role In Year Two (from Lloyd Tunstill, Lake Show Life):