Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 8/1/18

– Q & A: Grizllies EVP John Hollinger (from Peter Edmiston, Commercial Appeal):
– DeAndre Ayton: At A Fork In The Road (from Jonathan Tjarks, The Ringer):
– Film Room: Why Bamba Will Be An Elite Shot Blocker (from Josh Cohen, magic.com):
– Defense Will Propel Thunder To New Heights (from Bryan Toporek, Clutch Points):
– Luke Kennard: NBA’s Next Great Shooter? (from Trevor Magnotti, The Step Back):
– The Lakers Have The Best Group Of Rebounding Guards (from Silver Screen And Roll):
– The Hawks Are Building Something Real Around Young And Collins (from Jonathan Rosenberg, Sporting News):
– Harden Laughs Off Talk That Rockets Took A Step Back This Summer (from Tim Bontemps, Washington Post):

Read it here:  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/sports/wp/2018/08/01/james-harden-laughs-off-talk-that-the-rockets-took-a-step-back-this-summer

– Messy Summer Thins Rockets’ Margin For Error (from Jack Winter, Hoopball):
– How Mitchell Robinson Was Built Into A Steal (from Marc Berman, NY Post):
– Mitchell Robinson Has Much To Learn (from Zach Diluzio, Posting And Toasting ):
– Time For Fultz To Shoot His Shot (from Ronald Glover, The Starting Five):
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– What Does Bjelica Bring To The Kings? (from Jake Fitzgibbons/Kevin Brand, Hoopball):
– The Miami Heat Influence On David Fizdale Is Clear (from Mike Vorkunov, The Athletic):
 Video Breakdown: Miami Heat Defense (from Brandon Johnson, All U Can Heat):
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– Why & How The Offensive Pairing Of Turner/Sabonis Needs To Evolve (from Caitlin Cooper, Indy Cornrows):
– Frank Session, Drew League MVP (from Jerry Bembry, The Undefeated):
– The NBA’s Billion Dollar Bear Market (from Ben Cohen, Wall Street Journal):
– The Most Interesting Rookie-Extension Cases (from Paolo Uggetti, The Ringer):
– The NBA & MGM Partner On Sports Betting (from Matt Moore, The Action Network):
– Q & A: Scott Kaufman-Ross, NBA Head Of Fantasy & Gaming (from Matt Moore, The Action Network):
– Discerning Decision-Making From 3-Point Shot Type (from Sebastian Pycior, Nylon Calculus):
NOTE: We are re-publishing this because we experienced transmission issues this a.m.  Apologies to anyone who is receiving duplicate copies

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/25/18

Cavs: Feeling The Love (from Joe Gabriele, Cavs.com):
Why KLove Wanted To Stay With Cavs (from Terry Pluto, Cleveland.com):
What We Learned About Nick Nurse At Summer League (from Vivek Jacob, sportsnet.ca):
The NBA’s Female Power Brokers (from Scott Cacciola, NY Times):
Abdel Nader: OKC’s Latest Perimeter Piece In Small-Ball Overhaul  (from Brett Dawson, newsok.com):
Tobias Harris Learned His Worth With Two Big Phone Calls (from Broderick Turner, LA Times):
Grizzlies: Mike Conley, Building Toward Healthy Return (from Michael Wallace, Grind City Media):
Shane Larkin Analyzes Jason Tatum’s Game (from Adam Himmelsbach, Boston Globe)
Celtics: Rozier’s Passing Shows Room For Improvement (from Daniel Poarch, Celtics Blog):
Trae Young: Summer League Scouting Report (from Ben Falk, Cleaning The Glass):
The Dubs’ Passing Is Historically Great (from Brady Klopfer, Golden State Of Mind/Ben Taylor, Nylon Calculus):
Nuggets: Millsap’s Expected 2018-19 Role (from James Siegle, Nugg Love):
5 Places Wolves Rookies Should Help On Defense (from Pietro Caddeo, Dunking With Wolves):
Thoughts On Offseason Developments (from James Herbert, CBS Sports):
Lakers Film Room: How LBJ, Rondo & Lonzo Will Get Their Assists (from Pete Zayas, The Athletic):
Video Breakdown: Michael Beasley (from Joey Ramirez, Lakers.com):
Ettore Messina Clinic Notes (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
Sixers: Jonah Bolden’s Golden Opportunity To Claim Back-up Center Spot (from Jake Hyman, Liberty Ballers):
Raptors: Poeltl Will Be Hard To Replace (from Jordan Fleguel, Raptors Rapture):
TBT: The Elam Ending (from Matt Yoder, The Comeback):
Predicting ROY Favorites And Surprises (from Kevin Pelton/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
Wizards: The Dwight Howard Experience (from Nick Arguelles, NBA Analysis Network):

 

Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 7/5/18 CORRECTED

– Exum’s New Contract Could Be A Steal For The Jazz (from Jared Dubin, The Step Back):
Read it here:  Basketball Intelligence: Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis:  https://fansided.com/2018/07/04/utah-jazz-dante-exum-deal/
– Grizzlies:  JJJ Can Contribute Immediately (from Joe Mullinax, Grizzly Bear Blues):
– De’Andre Jordan’s Worth To The Mavs (from Tim Cato, The Athletic):
– Get To Know Mystery Man Mitchell Robinson’s Game (from Mike Vorkunov, The Athletic):
– Assessing De’Aaron Fox (from Ben Gordon, 94 Feet Report):
– LV Summer League: One Player To Watch From Each Team (from Kevin Pelton/Mike Schmitz, ESPN):
– The Offseason Moves Each Team Can Still Make (from Bobby Marks, ESPN):
– Harry Giles Is Healthy & Ready (from Mark J. Spears, The Undefeated):
– Nuggets: Impact Of Chandler Trade (from TJ McBride, Mile High Sports):
– Free Agency: Day 4 (from Kevin Pelton, ESPN):
– July 5 Free Agency Open Thread (from Blake Murphy, Raptors Republic):
– Hornets Want Monk To Be More Decisive (from Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer):
– Fizdale Wants Ntilikina To Be More Aggressive (from Al Iannazzone, Newsday):
– The Pistons’ Plans For Kennard (from Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press):
– Niang Is Making His Case For Jazz Roster Spot (from Tony Jones, Salt Lake Tribune):
– Pacers “Experienced Players” All Have Something To Prove In SL (from Derek Kramer, ipacers.com):
– An Oral History Of Durant’s 2016 Hamptons Meeting With The Warriors (from Tim Kawakami, The Athletic):
– Video Breakdown: “31 Slice” SLOB Series (from Zak Boisvert, Pick And Pop):
– An Alford Finally Gets A Shot With The Pacers (from Mark Monteith, pacers.com):