1. Ranking the Top 10 College Basketball Programs by Their Current NBA Talent

    Cutting down the nets is overrated.* This is the title every collegiate basketball program really wants.** Throughout the 2016-17 season, players from 117 different colleges have suited up at the sport's highest level...

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  2. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Late-Season Additions by Biggest Projected Impact

    Not every NBA acquisition is equal. Some are all hype without the corresponding production. There are those who flew below the radar but will prove more important than expected...

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  3. NBA Coaches on the Hot Seat Entering the 2017 Stretch Run

    If you're looking for a job with some semblance of security, don't become an NBA head coach. Though longstanding signal-callers such as Gregg Popovich and Rick Carlisle serve ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 49,918 reads 0 comments

  4. Metrics 101: Ranking the Best Benches in the NBA

    Depth matters in the NBA . Sure, some teams can dominate with unstoppable starting fives. But the players in those lineups are still human...

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  5. 2017 NBA Trade Deadline Deals That Should Have Happened

    This year's NBA trade season got busy, even if only one true star ( DeMarcus Cousins ) wound up changing locations...

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  6. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Best-Case Trade Scenarios for Every Team

    The Feb. 23 trade deadline won't treat every NBA team well. Some squads will surely be stuck scrounging for solutions after 3 p.m. EST has come and gone...

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  7. Metrics 101: Biggest NBA Trade-Deadline Heists in History

    The New Orleans Pelicans fleeced the Sacramento Kings, trading a pair of mediocre players (Langston Galloway and Tyreke Evans), semi-promising rookie Buddy Hield and a pair of draft picks for DeMarcus Cousins in a move made official Monday ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 152,954 reads 0 comments

  8. Sorting out NBA Rumors a Week Before the Trade Deadline

    Put on your reading glasses, because you need to be carefully scrutinizing each and every piece of breaking NBA news between now and the Feb. 23 trade deadline...

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  9. The Best Dream and Realistic Option at Every Position on 2017 NBA Trade Market

    LeBron James isn't going anywhere at the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline. Neither are Russell Westbrook and James Harden . In fact, most of the league's established stars are safe in their current locations...

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  10. NBA Metrics 101: What Players on the Trade Market Are Really Worth

    It's easy to get confused during the season of NBA trade rumors. Carmelo Anthony is on the block, and surely he must be worth a king's ransom! He has, after all, played on the All-Star team in nine different seasons...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 160,030 reads 0 comments

  11. Thursday NBA Roundup: Thunder Gaining Momentum as Kevin Durant's Return Looms

    Weren't the Oklahoma City Thunder supposed to struggle after Enes Kanter fractured his forearm hitting a chair in frustration? Weren't they supposed to sink down the Western Conference ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 46,106 reads 0 comments

  12. 5 NBA Teams with the Most at Stake Heading Into the 2017 NBA Trade Deadline

    When the last few moments before the Feb. 23 trade deadline arrive, every NBA franchise will be working feverishly to optimize its assets...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 120,739 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Metrics 101: The Best Playmakers in the NBA, According to the Numbers

    Playmaking is always important in the NBA , but recent comments from LeBron James pushed the concept to center stage. "We need a f--king playmaker," the four-time MVP exclaimed during the Cleveland Cavaliers' rough January, per ESPN...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 179,411 reads 0 comments

  14. Dwight Howard Exacts Revenge Against Houston Rockets and Thursday NBA Takeaways

    The Atlanta Hawks, riding the contributions of Malcolm Delaney, DeAndre' Bembry and a red-hot Tim Hardaway Jr., stormed back from a seemingly insurmountable fourth-quarter deficit against the Houston Rockets, stealing a 113-108 victory Thursday...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 30,309 reads 0 comments

  15. Looking Back at the High School Scouting Reports of Today's Biggest NBA Stars

    Not every high schooler is LeBron James . The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar was hyped beyond belief before finishing the 12th grade—see: " The Chosen One "—and still managed to exceed the expectations after making the jump to the NBA...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 102,095 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Superstar Index: Top 5 Players at Every Position

    What were once potential flukes of the early NBA season are now firmly entrenched as reality. Russell Westbrook is well on his way to averaging a triple-double for the entire campaign...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 99,337 reads 0 comments

  17. Thursday NBA Roundup: Bulls Leadership Drama Only Masks Bigger On-Court Problems

    The Chicago Bulls are falling apart at the seams. Though they're just a game below .500 after Wednesday night's 119-114 loss to the Atlanta Hawks and remain in possession of the Eastern Conference's No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 38,510 reads 0 comments

  18. NY Knicks Trade-Value Rankings Heading into 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline

    If the New York Knicks want to shake up their roster before the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline, they'll have to get creative...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 26,114 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Metrics 101: The 10 Best Home-Court Advantages

    Every NBA arena can be hostile to the opposition. Even when they fill up with visiting fans, they still don't feel like home for teams on the road...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 36,584 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Metrics 101: Identifying the NBA's 10 Best Shooters

    Forget about drives to the basket that result in thunderous slams. Clear your mind of post-up moves and alley-oop finishes. Don't worry about touch shots right around the basket...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 201,987 reads 0 comments

  21. Thursday NBA Roundup: John Wall's All-Star Snub Makes Red-Hot Wizards Dangerous

    Take a look at John Wall 's Twitter feed , and you'll see the same thing over and over again: The Washington Wizards point guard has spent the better part of January constantly ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 26,151 reads 75 comments

  22. Identifying the Ideal 2017 NBA Trade Deadline Target for Each Team

    Every NBA team has something to aim for during trade season. They're all seeking ways to improve their standing before the Feb. 23 deadline, though some are wishing for pingpong balls and others are trying to win a championship...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 393,535 reads 70 comments

  23. 2017 NBA Superstar Rankings: Giannis Antetokounmpo Keeps Soaring

    Giannis Antetokounmpo has become a force unlike any other in the NBA . The 22-year-old superstar keeps rising, keeps producing monstrous statistical outings for the Milwaukee Bucks, and they're by no means empty lines...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 153,867 reads 58 comments

  24. NBA Teams Most Likely to Hold Fire Sale Ahead of 2017 Trade Deadline

    Take a good look at current NBA rosters. By the time the Feb. 23 trade deadline has come and gone, many of them could look significantly different...

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  25. NBA Player Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Centers at the Halfway Point

    Young centers are taking over the NBA . While Joel Embiid (22 years old) puts up massive numbers in his Rookie of the Year conquest for the Philadelphia 76ers, a number of other ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 332,797 reads 285 comments