Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/9/17

Rob McClanaghan: Skills Trainer To NBA Stars (from Sam Fortier, The Ringer):
–  The Flare Screen: Poetry In Motion (from Adam Spinella, BBall Breakdown):
How Capela & Nene Don’t Allow Ballhandlers To Score (from Michael Snyder, 94feetreport.com):
Rockets: Suddenly A Defensive Team (from Mason Hicks, Space City Scoop):
Ranking The Best And Worst Scorers In Every Offensive Role (from Todd Whitehead, Nylon Calculus):
A Classical Concept To Help The Suns’ Offense (from Yusuf Saleem, Bright Side Of The Sun):
David Blatt: Remaining Patient Awaiting Another NBA Opportunity (from Allon Sinai, Jerusalem Post):
Ten Rookies Capable Of Making Instant Impact (from Chris Johnson, Sports Illustrated):
How The NBA Is Building In Rest Through Schedule Changes (from Brian Windhorst, ESPN):
How Teams Can Use “Roles” To Build Ideal Lineups (from Ryan Jarvis, NBA Math):
Undrafted Treasure: Derrick Walton, Jr  (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside):
 Scouting Report: Nikola Milutinov  (from Andrew Bernucca, Fansided):
Malcolm Thomas Continues His NBA Dream (from NBA.com):
Video: Defeating ICE Coverage (from Jim Petersen/Coach Nick, Bball Breakdown):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/3/17

DMC & Anthony Davis: Pairing Skill Sets  (from Chris Mannix, Yahoo Sports):
Film Room:  How Millsaps’ Rim Protection Helps The Nuggets  (from Tom West, Nugg Love):
Teodosic: The Magician & The New Clippers’ Show (from Marco Munno, Bball Breakdown):
What PJ Tucker Can Add To The Rockets  (from Eric Spyropolous, Hoops Habit):
Shrewd Contracts Give The Jazz Future Flexibility  (from Adam Coffman, Hoops Habit):
The Pelicans’ Backcourt Gamble (from Haley O’Shaughnessy, The Ringer):
Giving Mike Conley His Due  (from Jack Noonan, Grizzly Bear Blues):
Hawks’ Travis Schlenk: Building Through Flexibility (from Graham Chapple, peachtreehoops.com):
Q & A: Lakers’ Head Athletic Trainer Marco Nunez  (from Mike Trudell, lakers,com):
Zhou Qi: The Perfect G-League Developmental Project  (from Adam Johnson, 2ways10days.com):
Darko Milicic Finds Success (from Sam Borden, ESPN):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/26/17

Why Hayward Is The FA The Celtics Needed  (from Scott Rafferty, The Step Back):
–  The Proving Grounds: Jusuf Nurkic (from Brady Klopfer, Bball Breakdown):
Blazers Dump Crabbe To Nets (from Gerald Bourguet, Hoops Habit):
–  Celtics Overhaul Sports Medicine, Strength Training Departments  (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe):
Making Basketball Easy For Stanley Johnson Through Proper Spacing And Timing (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
Karl-Anthony Towns And The Next Steps To Greatness (from Dan Slaubaugh, ontheprowl.com):
Rose Can Still Be Effective In A Defined Role (from Maxwell Ogden, Hoops Habit):
Richaun Holmes: Embiid’s Perfect Backup  (from Daniel Stets, The SixerSense):
 Redick’s Contract Wasn’t An Overpay  (from Christopher Kline, The Sixer Sense):
Ushering In The Modern Era Of Thunder Basketball  (from Pierce Trahan, Daily Thunder):
–  DMC/AD: Focusing On “Chemistry” During Summer Workouts (from William Guillory, NOLA.com):
Jaron Blossomgame Springs Forward  (from Lorne Chan, Spurs.com):
Scoring Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be (from Brian Sampson,  NBA Math):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/2/17

Inside The Pursuit Of An NBA Coaching Job (from Scott Davis, Business Insider):
Redick To Join Sixers (from Gerald Bourguet, Hoops Habit):
The Thunder Must Add Another Shooter (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
Warriors Re-sign Iguodala And Livingston (from Christopher Reina, Real GM):
How Iguodala Got The Warriors To Pay Up (from Marcus Thompson II, Mercury News):
The OKC-IND Trade (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
– Oladipo Fits Pritchard’s Mold (from C. Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
The Best FAs Still On The Market (from Kristian Winfield, SBNation):
The Suns: Backing Off Their Free Agents Pursuit Makes Sense (from Tim Cato, SBNation):
Summer League Rosters (from Alberto de Roa, Hoops Hype):
Will An Obscure Rule Cost The Rockets Nene? (from Bobby Marks, ESPN):
What Teague Brings To The Wolves (from Brian Windhorst, ESPN):
Comparing Kennard With Redick, Korver (from Ash Vanclay, Piston Powered):
The Timberwolves Look Like Contenders (from Nate Silver, FiveTirtyEight):
Q & A With Former Lakers Strength Coach Tim DiFrancesco (from Serena Winters,  Lakers Nation):
Dwayne Bacon Plays At His Own Pace (from Fran Blinebury, NBA.com):
Waiting For Zhou Qi (from Fang Yuan, ESPN):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 4/12/17

The Dubs’ Defense Vs. Harden  (from Scott Rafferty, Sporting News):
5 Plays To Know About Heading Into The Playoffs (from Kevin O’Connor, The Ringer):
Klay Thompson: More Valuable Than Ever  (from Katie Baker, The Ringer):
Trusting Sam Presti  (from Lee Jenkins, Sports Illustrated):
What’s Next For The Sixers?  (from Adam Spinella, BBall Breakdown):
Timberwolves: Thibodeau’s Quest For Success Requires Patience (from Zach Harper, Fanrag Sports):
The Rubio/Dunn Dynamic (from Logan Metzger, The Sports Daily):
Rick Barry Q & A (from John Canzano, Oregon Live):
Brett Brown’s Development Talents (from Brian Seltzer,Sixers.com):
Rob Pelinka Q & A (from Mike Trudell, Lakers.com):
It’s The Knicks’ Defense That Needs Fixing  (from Jared Dubin, VICE Sports):
Derrick Rose Enters Free Agency (from Lonnae O’Neal, The Undefeated):
How Ron Baker Is Changing The Knicks’ Offseason Options (from Randy Porga, Daily Knicks):
–  Buddy Hield’s Rebirth (from Brandon Jefferson, BBall Breakdown):
–  Attitude Shift Fueled Conley’s Milestone Scoring Season (from Michael Wallace, Grizzlies.com):
Everything You Need To Know Before Season’s Final Night  (from Zach Buckley, Bleacher Report):
The Curious Case Of Andre Drummond  (from Duncan Smith, Piston Powered):
The Magic: On The Stationary Bike Of Insufficiency (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Grading/Analyzing Each Team’s Season (from Ben Golliver, Sports Illustrated):
Role Player Of The Weeks: Tyler Ulis (from Donnie Kolakowski, Fanrag Sports):
Marco Nunez: Adapting To His Role As Lakers’ Head Trainer  (from Mark Medina, LA Daily News):