Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/24/17

Q & A: Celtics’ Director Of Player Personnel Austin Ainge  (from Brian Robb, Boston Sports Journal):
Video Breakdown:  What Is A Slot Screen & How Do NBA Teams Use It?  (from Dane Carbaugh, NBC Sports):
Nuggets: The Impact Of Adding Millsap (from Michael Brock, NBA Math):
Film Room: Jokic’s Efficiency  (from Tom West, Nugg Love):
Can A SF Breakout Save The Pelicans? (from Matt Cianfrone, Fansided):
FA Bargain: Mbah A Moute (from Tom West, Fanrag Sports):
Jeanie Buss: Lakers’ Wonder Woman (from Bill Oram, OC Register):
Why Harden’s Defense Will Improve  (from Michael Knight, Space City Scoop):
Sunday’s Notes (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
Undrafted Treasure: Jalen Moore  (from Dakota Schmidt, Ridiculous Upside);
–  The Pistons’ Improved 3-Point Shooting (from Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press):
Stanley Johnson Can Make Things Easier For Himself With  More Cuts (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
Jared Sullinger’s Future  (from Bryan Fonseca, Nets Daily):
How The Thunder Ended Up Paying Millions To Ronnie Price (from Fred Katz, CNHI):
Nik Stauskas: An In-Depth Look (from Daniel Stets, The Sixer Sense):

 

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 6/26/17 PART ONE

Fultz Proved His Mettle At DeMatha High School (from Keith Pompey, philly.com):
Behind The Scenes As The Lakers Prepared To Draft Lonzo (from Tania Ganguli, LA Times):
The Butler Trade: What Now? (from Zach Lowe, ESPN):
There’s More Than Unparalleled Athleticism To Dennis Smith’s Game (from Bobby Karalla, Mavs.com):
Undrafted, Not Unwelcome (from Andy Wittry, Sporting News):
Three Undrafted Free Agents To Watch In Summer League (from Max Holm, Hoops Habit):
Video Breakdown: Cavs’ Elevator Doors In Finals’ Game Four (from Dane Carbaugh, NBC Sports):
Jimmy Butler: From Texas To NBA Stardom To Timberwolves (from Chip Scoggins, Tribune News service);
Interview: Pete Philo On The Draft And Being A Pro Scout (from Coach Nick, BBall Breakdown):
Understanding NBA Salaries As A Percentage Of The Cap (from Joel Rush, BSNDenver):
Caleb Swanigan’s Stunning Life Turnaround (from Aaron Mesh, wweek.com):
Magic’s Isaac, Iwundu Grew To Become NBA Players (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily):
Helping Jonathan Isaac’s Development (from Josh Robbins, Orlando Sentinel):
What The Bucks Learned From The Finals (from Josh Cornelissen, Behind The Buck Pass);
–  Sunday Basketball Notes (from Gary Washburn, Boston Globe):
–  Okafor: A Good Reminder That Sure Things Aren’t Always (from Bob Ford, philly.com):
Life cycle of NBA rumor reporting: 1: The root rumor 2: wild mutations 3: “highly unlikely” that anything will happen 4: Nothing happened  5: lame explanation why something that had zero chance of happening didn’t happen.