1. Ranking the NBA Careers of NCAA Tournament's Most Outstanding Players

    Maybe Lonzo Ball will lead UCLA to a title in this year's NCAA tournament and then become the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. Perhaps Sindarius Thornwell and Derrick Walton Jr...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 hours ago 12,509 reads 0 comments

  2. Metrics 101: The Top 5 NBA Defenders at Every Position

    Don't test these guys. Though offense often reigns supreme in today's NBA , especially with the ceaselessly expanding use of three-point jumpers, some players can slow down almost anyone...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 112,768 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Awards Race: What If MVP Really Stood for Most Valuable Player?

    Winning MVP is no easy task in the NBA , especially given the ever-changing criteria used for selection. Will Russell Westbrook get the crown if he finishes with a season-long ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 days ago 122,090 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Top 10 Free-Agent Targets of the 2017 NBA Offseason

    After NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hands the Larry O'Brien Trophy to the 2017 champions, the entire focus of the sport shifts—first to the draft, then to the free-agency pools, which will suck in millions and millions of dollars...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 days ago 95,178 reads 0 comments

  5. Underrated NBA Draft Prospects to Watch for in March Madness

    March Madness has something for everyone. While NBA fans are inevitably watching their brackets unravel, they'll be keeping their eyes on the future waves of professional players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 days ago 39,138 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Metrics 101: The Worst 5 Defenders at Every Position

    NBA players are incredible at scoring the basketball. That should go without saying, but it often gets brushed under the rug...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 days ago 264,139 reads 0 comments

  7. Thursday NBA Roundup: Spurs Will Be Fine Whether or Not They Steal No. 1 Seed

    The San Antonio Spurs are going to be just fine. An outing against the (previously) struggling Oklahoma City Thunder could've been an opportunity for them to further close the gap on the Western Conference-leading Golden State Warriors...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 14 days ago 29,646 reads 0 comments

  8. The Biggest X-Factor for Every 2017 NBA Playoff Contender

    If an NBA team has a legitimate chance to make the playoffs, it should still be looking for every possible way to get better...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 14 days ago 62,169 reads 0 comments

  9. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 15 days ago 136,300 reads 0 comments

  10. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 16 days ago 49,372 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 20 days ago 48,768 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 23 days ago 115,536 reads 0 comments

  13. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 28 days ago 176,403 reads 1 comments

  14. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 29 days ago 418,529 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 152,427 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 226,145 reads 0 comments

  17. 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...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 223,399 reads 1 comments

  18. 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 1 month ago 159,525 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 1 month ago 45,992 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 1 month ago 120,558 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 175,229 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 30,181 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 1 month ago 90,778 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 95,757 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 1 month ago 38,360 reads 0 comments