Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/17/19

BOS: Irving’s Rebounding Binge (from John Karalis, Mass Live):
BOS: Takeaways From Win Over Hawks (from Keith Smith, Celtics Blog):
BOS: Against The Kings, Irving Showed How High He Can Elevate The Celtics (from Daniel Poarch, Celtics Blog):
GSW: Takeaways From Wins Over HOU & OKC (from Dieter Kurtenbach, Mercury News):
GSW: How The Dubs Made Life Difficult For PG13 (from Joe Viray, Golden State Of Mind):
HOU: Are Rockets Still A WC Threat? (from Kelly Scaletta, The Basketball Writers):
IND: Why Thad Young Is Perfect For The Pacers (from Ben Gibson, 8 Points, 9 Seconds):
LAC: SGA: No Longer Playing Like A Rookie Who Hit The Wall (from Broderick Turner, LA Times):
LAL: Kuzma Says He Has Changed His Shooting Form Six Times This Season (from Alex Regla, Silver Screen And Roll):
MIA: Q & A: Dwyane Wade (from Justin Tinsley, The Undefeated):
MIL: Questions Following Brogdon’s Injury (from Adam McGee, Behind The Buck Pass):
NOP: How The Most Improbable Loss Happened (from Andrew Lopez, NOLA.com):
SAC: Fox Is Moving Fast, And In The Right Direction (from Paul Flannery, SB Nation):
SAS: DeRozan’s Defensive Emergence (from Dylan Carter, Air Alamo):
WAS: Jabari Parker Has Been Productive Since The Trade (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
Breaking Down The EC Playoff Bubble (from Sara Peters/Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
NBA Hopefuls Morey Likely Scouted In Istanbul (from Antonis Stroggylakis, The Basketball Writers):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 3/14/19

ATL: Hawks Knock Off MEM With Offensive Clinic (from Graham Chapple, Peachtree Hoops):
DEN: What Does Isaiah’s DNP-CD Mean? (from Sean Keeler, Denver Post):
DEN: Takeaways From Win Over MIN (from Adam Mares, Denver Stiffs):
DET: Pistons’ Offense Is Thriving Off Simplicity (from Mike Snyder, Detroit Bad Boys):
GSW: What The Dubs Did To Defeat HOU (from Joe Viray, Goden State Of Mind):
GSW: DMC Holds The Key (from Charles Curtis, USA Today):
HOU: Harden: The Keys To Guarding The Unguardable (from Kristian Winfield, SB Nation):
HOU: Harden Is Even Better Than You Think (from Seerat Sohi, Yahoo Sports):
IND: Sabonis’ Screens Open Up Everything (from Tony East, BBall Index):
LAC: Zubac’s Rim Protection Has Transformed The Clippers’ Defense (from Jovan Buha, The Athletic):
LAC: SGA Has Established Himself As Clippers’ PG Of The Future (from Chris Murch, Clips Nation):
MIA: Haslem Is Still Here (from Wes Goldberg, The Step Back):
MIL: Brogdon: Steadiness & Consistency (from Matt Velazquez, jsonline.com):
NOP: Positives In A Lost Season (from Oleh Kosel, The Bird Writes):
PHI: Embiid’s Defensive Brilliance Immediately On Display After Return (from Tom West, Liberty Ballers):
PHI: The Confusing Evolution Of Butler’s 3-Point Shooting (from Derek Bodner, The Athletic):
PHI: Evaluating Butler’s Impact (from Alec Liebsch, Hoops Habit):
PHO: Booker Is Taking The Suns To A Whole New Level (from Andrew Favakeh, Clutch Points):
SAC: Training Camp Set The Stage For The NBA’s Most Surprising Season (from Scott Davis, Business Insider):
UTA: Takeaways From Win Over Suns (from Andy Larsen, Salt Lake Tribune):
The Achilles Heel Of Each Finals Contender (from Zach Kram, The Ringer):
Players With Most To Prove In Season’s Final Month (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
Video: Daily ATO (from Adam Spinella):
The NBA Should Do More To Deter Hate Speech From “Fans” (from Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis: 3/7/19

BOS: The Celtics’ Imperfect Win Over SAC Is The Perfect Followup To Blowout Of GSW (from John Karalis, Mass Live):
BOS: When Hayward Shines, The Celtics Are A Juggernaut (from Kristian Winfield, SB Nation):
DEN: Millsap Is Providing Quality Play At Both Ends Of The Floor (from Nuggets.com):
DET: Why Drummond Is Playing The Best Ball Of His Career (from James Edwards III, The Athletic):
DET: Drummond Finds His Rhythm & Pistons Reap Benefits (from Ansar Khan, MLive):
GSW: Dubs & DMC: Still Figuring Each Other Out (from Jeff Siegel, Dime Mag):
HOU: How The Rockets Became Relevant Again (from Matt Ellentuck, SB Nation):
LAC: SGA Has Seemed To Shake Off Slump (from Dan Woike, LA Times):
MIL: The Bucks’ Potential Championship Profile (from Sam Amick, The Athletic):
NOP: The Pelicans Refuse To Quit On The Season (from William Guillory, The Athletic):
NYK: Fizdale Brings In Jason Kidd To Pass On PG Wisdom To The Knicks (from Steve Popper, Newsday):
OKC: Steven Adams Is Content To Do The Dirty Work (from DJ Foster, The Ringer):
PHO: Tyler Johnson Is Adding Stability To The Suns (from Katherine Fitzgerald, Arizona Republic):
POR: Stotts Has Stuck With Plan Of Playing/Sitting Lillard & McCollum Together (from John Schuhmann, nba.com):
TOR: The Humble Roots Shared By Danny Green & Jeremy Lin (from Alex Wong, Yahoo Sports):
WAS: Outrebound The Opponent & The Wins Will Follow (from Candace Buckner, Washington Post):
The Corner Three: What Really Happens (from Yaron Weitzman, Bleacher Report):
Inside NBA Trainer Irv Roland’s World (from Josh Martin, Closeup 360):
MIP Candidates (from Kristian Winfield, SBNation):
This Season’s Rookies’ Future Star Potential (from Kevin Pelton/Mike Schmitz):
6MOY Candidates (from Nekias Duncan, The Basketball Writers):
Wilt’s Individual Game Rebound Records Are Safe (from Zach Kram, The Ringer):
What Keeps Adam Silver Up At Night (from Briand Windhorst, ESPN):

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 1/6/18

*ATL: Trae Young’s Passing Is Ahead Of Schedule (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
ATL: Vince Carter’s Journey To Becoming NBA’s Go-To Mentor (from David Singh, Sportsnet.ca):
BKN: D’Angelo Russell Is Playing Like An Elite PG (from Brian Lewis, NY Post):
BKN: DeMarre Carroll Is Playing Like His Old Self Again (from Brian Lewis, NY Post):
BKN: Nets Point To Depth As Reason For Improvement (from Greg Logan, Newsday):
BOS: Rozier’s Backup Role Brings Challenges (from Mark Murphy, Boston Herald):
CHI: Boylen Just Wants Bulls To Play Smarter (from Mike McGraw, Daily Herald):
CHI: Bulls Focus Is On The Future (from KC Johnson, Chicago Tribune):
DAL: Broekhoff Find His Rhythm (from Nick Metallinos, ESPN):
GSW: Video Breakdown: How The Dubs Won Against The Hot-Shooting Kings (from Joe Viray, Golden State Of Mind):
LAC: SGA Is Dealing With Fatigue & Fighting Through The “Rookie Wall” (from Andrew Greif, LA Times):
LAL: Film Room: The Problem With How The Lakers’ Have Developed Ingram (from Pete Zayas, Silver Screen And Roll):
LAL: Lakers’ Youth Is Wasting Its Opportunity To Shine (from Bill Oram, The Athletic):
LAL: Video: Lonzo Ball: Scrub Or Star? (from Ben Taylor, Thinking Basketball):
MIN: Petersen & Benz: The Wolves’ Top Broadcast Team (from Jace Frederick, Pioneer Press)
MIN: Wolves Need A Strong, Candid Communicator (from Chris Hine, Star Tribune):
NYK: Hardaway: Losing Is Tough But It Builds Character & Matures You As A Player (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
POR: Assists On The Rise (from Jamie Hudson, NBC Sports):
TOR: How To Properly Feed A Hungry Pack Of Raptors (from Rachel Brady, Globe And Mail):
Inside The Life Of NBA Assistant Coaches (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
A Study Of Blown Leads, Comebacks & Close Games Around The NBA (from Andrew Patton, Liberty Ballers):
Predicting Six Players Who Will Be Better In 2019  (from Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
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*ATL: Trae Young’s Passing Is Ahead Of Schedule (from Adam Spinella, The Basketball Writers):
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Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/17/18

SGA Looked Like The Best Rookie PG At LVSL (from Ricky O’Donnell, SBNation):
Why NBA Agents Leak Info (from Alex Kennedy, Hoops Hype):
Brett Brown Always Has An Eye On Rival Celtics (from Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald):
What Jabari Parker Means To The Bulls (from Jeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated):
Scouting Report: Jonathan Isaac (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
More To Mikal Bridges Than Meets The Eye (from Michael Pina, VICE Sports):
Trae Young: Shaking Off Early SL Demons (from Shams Charania, Yahoo Sports):
Heat: What Duncan Robinson’s Two-Way Deal Means (from Brandon Johnson, All U Can Heat):
Knicks: Scott Perry’s Early Returns (from Moke Hamilton, Basketball Insiders):
Mitchell Robinson: Most BPGs In Summer League History (from Bryan Kalbrosky, Hoops Hype):
Tim Hardaway, Jr. Worked His Way Back After “Dark Period”  (from Barbara Barker, Newsday):
Rockets See Young Players’ Growth In LVSL (from Jonathan Feigen, Houston Chronicle):
Legends Of Summer League: Zero Pay, Year-Long Grind And Elusive Dreams (from Chris Mannix, Yahoo Sports):
The Warriors’ Potential 2019 Luxury Tax Bill (from Bryan Toporek, Clutch Points):
How Much Do Teams Spend On Summer League? (from Jake Fischer, Sports Illustrated):
The New Under-The-Radar Contenders (from Dan Favale, Bleacher Report):
Jayson Tatum And The Improvement Of Young Passers (from Ben Taylor, Nylon Calculus):
Can DeRozan Guard All-Stars Like Nike Nurse Says He Wants Him To?  (from Steven Loung, sportsnet.ca):
Jerebko: The Bench Stretch-Four The Dubs Have Needed (from Monte Poole, NBC Sports):
IT, Nuggets: “A Perfect Fit”?  (from Christopher Dempsey, Nuggets.com):
Can Summer League Predict Surprise Stars And Busts?  (from Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
Ref University: NBA Spending Summer Seeking New Officials (from Tim Reynolds, Associated Press):
Los Angeles, New York: Readying For Their Big  Moment In The Free Agent Sun (from David Aldridge, NBA.com):
Early Max Salary Projections For 2019/2020  (from Luke Adams, Hoops Rumors):
Introducing “Gentry Ball”:  Early Offense And The Fit Of Elfrid Payton (from Kumar, Bourbon Street Shots):
Today’s BI Is Dedicated To The Memory of Len Chappell:  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/15/obituaries/len-chappell-dead.html