1. Midseason Player Grades for Each Chicago Bulls Player

    It hasn’t been a very good season for the Chicago Bulls , and it hasn't been a particularly surprising one. Slightly more than halfway through the schedule, they’re still floating around the ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 months ago 4,245 reads 2 comments

  2. Midseason Player Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    Houston Rockets fans are about to get that feeling proud parents have when their kid brings home a better report card than they could have possibly expected. That’s because they are a better team than anyone expected...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 months ago 6,789 reads 9 comments

  3. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Deals for the Chicago Bulls

    Having flipped the calendar to the new year, we’re getting clear on where the Chicago Bulls are headed...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 41,959 reads 45 comments

  4. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets keep winning as the calendar year closes. They are doing so with a tremendous amount of chemistry and cohesiveness as James Harden and head coach Mike D’Antoni have been a beautiful fit...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 12,817 reads 2 comments

  5. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Chicago Bulls Player

    The Chicago Bulls have been dreadfully erratic this season. They began the year with a surprisingly positive 8-4 record, then sped toward disaster by losing three of their next five...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 4,484 reads 3 comments

  6. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    The Houston Rockets are not only surpassing preseason expectations more than a quarter of the way through the 2016-17 campaign, they’re getting stronger in the process. After a Dec...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 4,974 reads 10 comments

  7. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for the Chicago Bulls

    The Chicago Bulls are exceeding preseason expectations. Projected to be a 7 or 8 seed at best, they are currently in fourth—and a mere half game behind second...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 4,099 reads 1 comments

  8. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for the Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets have been solid this season, sitting with a 7-5 record and tied with the Los Angeles Lakers and Oklahoma City Thunder for the Western Conference's fourth-best record...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 4,961 reads 4 comments

  9. Diagnosing Houston Rockets' Remaining Roster Flaws

    The Houston Rockets are such a different team than they were last season. In one sense, they’re different because of their composition. According to Basketball-Reference...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 2,753 reads 3 comments

  10. 5 Key Factors to Chicago Bulls' Surprisingly Hot Start

    While the Chicago Cubs were winning their first World Series in 108 years, the Chicago Bulls ' undefeated record went up in flames as they lost to the Boston Celtics . Despite the loss, Chi-Town is looking better than anyone expected...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 2,456 reads 1 comments

  11. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Chicago Bulls Player

    The Chicago Bulls ' faux makeover was one of the offseason's biggest stories. Seemingly never before in the annals of NBA history had a front office tried more to obtain players ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 8,016 reads 20 comments

  12. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Houston Rockets Player

    According to margin of victory, the revamped Houston Rockets have been the NBA ’s best team during the preseason, clobbering opponents by an average of 14.7 points, per NBA...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 7,855 reads 34 comments

  13. Predicting Chicago Bulls' Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    The Chicago Bulls have played three preseason games, giving us the first hint of what they will look like this year and how the rotation may shake out. Unfortunately, there’s only been hints, and there is more to be resolved...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 months ago 10,686 reads 15 comments

  14. Chicago Bulls Complete 2016-17 Season Preview

    It was an early-season game between the Chicago Bulls and Detroit Pistons , a week before Christmas. The Bulls were still hoping to make a deep playoff run; the Pistons would be satisfied with a run at the playoffs...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,663 reads 8 comments

  15. Predicting Houston Rockets' Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    James Harden , having assumed the leadership of the Houston Rockets , has been more involved in mentoring his teammates. He organized a players-only minicamp, according to Mark Berman of Fox 26...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 11,240 reads 33 comments

  16. Chicago Bulls 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    The Chicago Bulls enter training camp with one of the most unsettled depth charts in the league. An offseason of moves involved big trades and big signings in free agency, but ended with even bigger questions...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,511 reads 1 comments

  17. Houston Rockets Complete 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

    James Harden took Dwight Howard 's screen and pulled up at the left-side elbow. Howard rolled to the basket and started his leap, expecting Harden's pass for what would have been a perfect alley-oop...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 4,887 reads 14 comments

  18. Houston Rockets 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    The Houston Rockets enter training camp following an offseason with far more changeover than last year: Dwight Howard is gone, and both the team and the player may be happier as a result...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 10 months ago 5,611 reads 13 comments

  19. Interactive Infographics Show Longest NBA Teams by Wingspan, Height

    In the new NBA , success typically hinges on three-point shooting and stretching the court. As a result, long-armed players who can defend multiple positions and disrupt ball movement have become incredibly valuable...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 12 months ago 41,132 reads 31 comments

  20. Report Card Grades for Each Houston Rockets 2016 Free-Agent Signing

    The Houston Rockets offseason is reminiscent of the famous Saturday Night Live " Cowbell " sketch, a fictional reenactment of Blue Oyster Cult recording "(Don’t Fear) the Reaper ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 12,026 reads 41 comments

  21. Breaking Down How Dwyane Wade Fits After Signing with Chicago Bulls

    The Dwyane Wade saga ended in a way most did not anticipate: He left the Miami Heat —the only team he's ever played for—and joined the Chicago Bulls ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 18,847 reads 95 comments

  22. Breaking Down How Pau Gasol Fits After Signing with San Antonio Spurs

    According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, Pau Gasol agreed to terms Monday with the San Antonio Spurs on a two-year deal for $30-plus million with a second-year player option...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 52,299 reads 60 comments

  23. Breaking Down How Al Horford Fits After Signing with Boston Celtics

    Al Horford , one of the prized free agents of this year’s class, announced his decision to join the Boston Celtics on Twitter. The timing of the tweet threw everyone for a loop, even Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 86,804 reads 228 comments

  24. Breaking Down How Dwight Howard Fits After Signing with Atlanta Hawks

    Dwight Howard  agreed to terms with the Atlanta Hawks  on a three-year, $70.5 million deal on Friday, per  Shams Charania  of The Vertical...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 61,491 reads 98 comments

  25. Grading the Derrick Rose Trade for Both New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls

    On Wednesday, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks agreed to a trade that will send Derrick Rose, Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 year ago 4,622 reads 2 comments