Today’s Best NBA Reporting And Analysis 9/25/16

–   Topics To Watch In Pacers’ Preseason  (from Nate Taylor, indystar.com):

Read it here:  http://www.indystar.com/story/sports/nba/pacers/2016/09/24/insider-eight-topics-watch-during-pacers-preseason/90911772/

–  Tom Thibodeau Q & A  (from Kent Youngblood, Star Tribune):

Read it here:  http://www.startribune.com/q-amp-a-with-new-timberwolves-coach-tom-thibodeau/394700291/

–  Oladipo Wants To Be More Than “3-and-D”:  (from Erik Horne,  newsok.com_)

Read it here:  http://newsok.com/okc-thunder-victor-oladipo-wants-to-be-more-than-the-thunders-3-and-d-answer/article/5519629

Julius Randle Needs To Make Quicker Decisions  (from Anthony Irwin, Forum Blue And Gold):

Read it here:  http://www.forumblueandgold.com/2016/09/23/one-player-one-skill-julius-randles-quick-decisions/

–  Chase Budinger Is A Steal For The Nets  (from Manan Modi, Nothin’ But Nets):

Read and view it here:  http://nothinbutnets.com/2016/09/24/chase-budinger-steal-brooklyn-nets/

Acquiring Tyler Ennis Gives Rockets Another Distributor  (from Jonathan Feigen, Houston Chronicle):

Raed it here:  http://www.houstonchronicle.com/sports/rockets/article/Tyler-Ennis-trade-an-indication-of-direction-9240770.php

–  What Are The Kings’ Plans For Anthony Tolliver  (from Tony Xypteras, Sactown Royalty):

Read it here:  http://www.sactownroyalty.com/2016/9/24/13030632/30q-why-did-the-kings-pay-anthony-tolliver-8-million-this-summer

–  Bulls’ Player Outlook: Spencer Dinwiddie  (from Michael Rene Knaoy, Pippen Ain’t Easy):

Read and View it here:  http://pippenainteasy.com/2016/09/25/bulls-player-outlooks-spencer-dinwiddie/

–  Hield Is Ready To Learn  (from Guerry Smith, New Orleans Advocate):

Read it here:  http://www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/sports/pelicans/article_f541d33a-829b-11e6-a005-7fbf90c40701.html

–  Keith Closs Shares His NBA Failures So Others Can Avoid Them  (from Gary Washburn,  Boston Globe):

Read it here:  https://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/celtics/2016/09/24/gary-washburn-keith-closs-shares-his-failures-others-can-avoid-them/OoqQNHPsPqXjtQtehGG9lL/story.html

–  Popovich Took His Stance Long Ago (from Buck Harvey, Express News):

Read it here:  http://www.expressnews.com/sports/columnists/buck_harvey/article/Popovich-took-his-stance-long-ago-9279384.php