1. Ranking the Five Best Free Agency Signings in Phoenix Suns History

    The Phoenix Suns are under five years removed from a trip to the Western Conference Finals, but Arizona's basketball franchise remains an under-the-radar landing spot for NBA free agents...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 2,746 reads 3 comments

  2. Players Who Must Step Up for the Phoenix Suns Next Season

    Do the Phoenix Suns have a legitimate chance to be one of eight teams representing the Western Conference when the NBA Playoffs start on April 19, 2014? My gut says no...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 3,578 reads 18 comments

  3. Key Storylines from Phoenix Suns' Summer League Team

    The Phoenix Suns franchise is alive and kicking through the summer despite scorching hot temperatures. One hundred and eight-degree Las Vegas temperatures aren't going to slow ...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 4,346 reads 20 comments

  4. Early Predictions for Every Phoenix Suns Stat Leader

    We know that the Phoenix Suns will not be a league leader in the NBA 's most important statistical column: win-loss record...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 4,673 reads 10 comments

  5. Grading Los Angeles Lakers' Early Free-Agency Moves

    For the first time I can remember, the Los Angeles Lakers brand failed to be sufficient bait for a top-tier free agent. Dwight Howard 's decision, or more comically dubbed "indecision," was a splash of ice-cold water on the storied organization...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 12,500 reads 44 comments

  6. Los Angeles Lakers Free-Agency Talk: Recapping All the Latest Chatter

    I'm here to catch you up on all of the Los Angeles Lakers ' free-agency rumors because if you're not careful, all you hear is Dwight Howard this, Dwight Howard that...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 10,624 reads 10 comments

  7. Grading Phoenix Suns' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    With the fifth overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft, the Phoenix Suns select...Alex Len? I've got my clipboard out once again, and it's time to assess the effectiveness of the Suns' choices throughout the draft...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 8,443 reads 22 comments

  8. Grading Los Angeles Lakers' Draft Day Decisions

    During the 2013 NBA Draft, were the Los Angeles Lakers focused more on their No. 48 overall pick or the growing conviction that Dwight Howard will be leaving town? Recent reports ...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 10,422 reads 16 comments

  9. Ranking the 3 Best Options for Houston Rockets 2013 NBA Draft Pick

    The Houston Rockets have only the No. 34 overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. They'll need to use the second round selection wisely to bolster a potentially franchise-shifting free-agency period...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 4,383 reads 7 comments

  10. Intriguing Free Agents Chicago Bulls Can Sign with the Mid-Level Exception

    The Chicago Bulls already have contractual agreements with eight players heading into the NBA offseason...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 30,471 reads 96 comments

  11. Cost-Effective Moves the Los Angeles Lakers Could Make in Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Lakers have little room to operate in free agency this offseason, owing $66.8 million to a core four of Kobe Bryant ($30.5 million), Pau Gasol ($19.3 million), Steve Nash ($9...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 9,134 reads 18 comments

  12. Pau Gasol's Offseason To-Do List For Maximizing Impact With Los Angeles Lakers

    Pau Gasol was once considered an impact player and was valued as a high-class big man in the NBA . I'm here to tell you that after turning 33 in July, he will be as capable as ever of turning in valuable minutes...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 1,667 reads 4 comments

  13. Complete Guide to the Los Angeles Lakers' Salary Cap Situation

    Dwight Howard holds the financial future of the Los Angeles Lakers in his oversized palms. Shaquille O'Neal , former Laker great at Howard's position, called Dwight out as if he's already made a decision ( via Arash Markazi of ESPN )...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 6,816 reads 9 comments

  14. Help Wanted Ad for LA Lakers Head Coaching Position

    The following is a help wanted ad seeking a new head coach for the Los Angeles Lakers : The Los Angeles Lakers are in need of a head coach who is an experienced and creative ...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about 1 year ago 9,225 reads 41 comments

  15. Pieces Los Angeles Lakers Must Acquire to Become True Contenders

    The Los Angeles Lakers will not be be true contenders for the NBA title until after the dust from 2014 free agency settles...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 27,237 reads 123 comments

  16. The 1 Trade LA Lakers Must Consider Making This Offseason

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a bevy of personnel upgrades to make before the start of the 2013-14 NBA campaign. Unfortunately for the Lakers franchise, they are frozen in anticipation of Dwight Howard 's decision...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 35,797 reads 121 comments

  17. Ranking the Biggest Offseason Needs for Los Angeles Lakers

    The NBA playoffs are drudging on, but the Los Angeles Lakers are absent for good reason. The San Antonio Spurs sent LA on its way with four surgical victories over the Purple and Gold in the Western Conference Quarterfinals...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 16,376 reads 93 comments

  18. How to Fix the Los Angeles Lakers Next Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers set their sights straight on a title upon the additions of Dwight Howard and Steve Nash just one year ago...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 14,031 reads 65 comments

  19. Building the Ultimate Highlight Reel from LA Lakers' Regular Season

    Injuries, coaching changes and death in the family. All three factors contributed to the unravelling of the 2012-13 Los Angeles Lakers , who had fewer positive moments to cherish than negative...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 607 reads 0 comments

  20. Final Regular-Season Grades for Each LA Lakers Player in 2013

    The Los Angeles Lakers did not reach the expectations laid out before them before the start of the 2012-13 NBA season. Some individuals, detailed throughout this final regular-season grade report, failed to live up to their independent potential...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 8,340 reads 44 comments

  21. Critical Keys for LA Lakers Heading into the Postseason

    There are three keys for the Los Angeles Lakers heading into the postseason—the key to the house, the key to the car and the key to the city...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 4,139 reads 17 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant's Most Clutch Shots for L.A. Lakers This Season

    With the clock winding down and the Los Angeles Lakers really needing a big bucket, everyone in the arena knows where the ball is going. And, whether he is twisting, fading, off-balance or wide open, Kobe Bryant usually delivers in the clutch...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 5,065 reads 5 comments

  23. Can Los Angeles Lakers Thrive in Rare Underdog Role?

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a franchise unfamiliar with the notion of being considered a heavy underdog. The reality is, unless you're a Miami Heat fan, your team is an underdog in 2013...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 3,164 reads 15 comments

  24. What We Still Don't Know About the Los Angeles Lakers

    How much better would the L.A. Lakers be if Dwight Howard , Steve Nash and Pau Gasol were all healthy out of the gate in 2012? What if the Lakers had chosen Phil Jackson as head ...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 2,711 reads 5 comments

  25. Blueprint for LA Lakers Rebuilding Process After Kobe Bryant Retires

    The Los Angeles Lakers need a strong combination of coaching, superstar talent and a consistent culture to fill the massive void that Kobe Bryant will leave when he retires from the NBA ...

    Jacob Keimach Written by Jacob Keimach about over 1 year ago 8,328 reads 44 comments