1. How Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried Can Live Up to New Contract Extension

    UPDATE on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 8:30 pm ET As it turns out, Kenneth Faried 's new contract extension will keep him on the books for four years instead of five, allowing the big ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 25 days ago 5,860 reads 10 comments

  2. Ranking the NBA's Top 10 League-Pass Alert Teams

    Just for a few minutes, let's pretend that the NBA isn't about winning. Instead, everything centers around providing the maximum levels of entertainment for fans...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 27 days ago 20,288 reads 82 comments

  3. Giannis Antetokounmpo Is the NBA's Next Great Matchup Nightmare

    There's no telling what type of player Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to develop into. As a precocious rookie for the Milwaukee Bucks , the No. 15 pick of the 2013 NBA draft proved that typical timetables didn't really apply to him...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 28 days ago 12,249 reads 35 comments

  4. Can the 2013 NBA Draft Class Totally Redeem Itself?

    The 2013 NBA draft class wasn't ever supposed to be a collection of superstar talent, but it also wasn't expected to be so historically awful...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 28 days ago 62,997 reads 152 comments

  5. Each NBA Franchise's Best Team Ever

    Figuring out how modern-day offenses and defenses stack up against the units of the 1950s and '60s isn't exactly an easy task, but it's quite necessary when attempting to determine the best teams in each of the 30 current franchises' histories...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 29 days ago 248,668 reads 330 comments

  6. Ty Lawson Blossoming into New Role as Denver Nuggets Leader

    DENVER — If the Denver Nuggets are adopting a universal theme for the 2014-15 season, one that figures to see them right in the thick of the competition for a coveted playoff spot in the Western Conference, it would easily be leadership...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 5,473 reads 48 comments

  7. How Does Rajon Rondo's Injury Affect His Already-Shaky Standing with Celtics?

    As if Rajon Rondo 's standing with the Boston Celtics wasn't already complicated enough. While many teams throughout the league were participating in media day Friday, news ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 17,521 reads 65 comments

  8. Luol Deng Reiterates: 'I Don't Think Danny Ferry Is Racist'

    Luol Deng , the subject of the much-publicized racist comments uttered by Hawks general manager Danny Ferry this offseason, revealed at the Miami Heat 's media-day festivities ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 23,572 reads 54 comments

  9. Portland Trail Blazers Ready to Contend in Crowded Western Conference

    The 2013-14 NBA season contained many surprises, but the Portland Trail Blazers were chief among them. This was supposed to be a middling squad filled with some high-upside players, but instead, everything came together swimmingly...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 3,531 reads 8 comments

  10. Ranking the NBA's 20 Worst Defenses of All Time

    Figuring out the exact level of awfulness for the worst defenses in NBA history isn't a particularly easy task, especially when you're stacking modern-day units up against the defenses of the 1950s and '60s...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 41,977 reads 32 comments

  11. What Can We Expect from Andrew Wiggins' Rookie Season?

    When it comes to Andrew Wiggins , it's easy to get carried away. He was widely viewed as a once-in-a-generation prospect when he was coming out of high school, though his time at Kansas put a slight damper on those expectations...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 20,455 reads 84 comments

  12. NBA's Top 25 Players Entering 2014-15 Training Camp

    Rankings of the NBA 's best players are never constant. They change all the time, as there's new information out pertaining to players' workout habits, international tournaments shining ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 278,997 reads 725 comments

  13. Pros and Cons of Andrew Wiggins Starting Right Away for Minnesota Timberwolves

    When the 2014-15 NBA season tips off, there's still no telling where Andrew Wiggins will be. At least we know what team he'll be playing for, as he's officially joined the ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 19,357 reads 30 comments

  14. NBA Training Camp 2014: The Biggest X-Factor for Every Team

    Even though every NBA player's stock contains a bit of volatility, most rotation members are fairly well-known commodities...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 68,204 reads 66 comments

  15. Is Cleveland Cavaliers' Big 3 Best of the Superteam Era?

    LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love are obviously going to make the Cleveland Cavaliers into one of the NBA 's best teams...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 100,856 reads 452 comments

  16. Ranking the NBA's 20 Worst Offenses of All Time

    Figuring out the exact putridity of the worst offenses in NBA history isn't a particularly easy task, especially when you're stacking modern-day units up against the less-talented offense of the 1950s and '60s...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 52,396 reads 70 comments

  17. Can the NBA Ever Replace Kobe Bryant?

    Few jerseys are as recognizable as the purple-and-gold No. 24 (or No. 8, if you go back far enough), donned by a current player who will be elected to the Hall of Fame as soon as he's eligible...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 65,592 reads 160 comments

  18. Ranking the Top 10 Shooting Guards in the NBA Heading into 2014-15

    The shooting guard position has been the subject of much criticism over the past few years, as the talent pool had dried up and left a handful of stars looking over a large group of lesser players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 149,657 reads 693 comments

  19. Beyond Points: Which Players Have Emerged as NBA's Deadliest Scorers?

    Scoring is the most glamorous aspect of the NBA game. When you see highlights in the wee hours of the morning, they're normally filled with players raining in three-pointers, ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 168,685 reads 408 comments

  20. Why NBA Teams Will Keep Shooting More 3-Pointers in 2014-15

    Stephen Curry dribbles the ball up the court, crosses up his overmatched defender, rises with picture-perfect form and uses his quick release to splash a self-created triple through the basket to give his Golden State Warriors a lead...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 12,017 reads 29 comments

  21. 5 NBA Teams Who Make More Sense for Steve Nash's Final Season Than LA Lakers

    Steve Nash is still on the Los Angeles Lakers, and it's likely he remains in a purple-and-gold uniform throughout the 2014-15 campaign. In fact, he may even be a starter...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 51,505 reads 120 comments

  22. Ranking the NBA's 20 Best Defenses of All Time

    It's not always easy to figure out how dominant an NBA defense is, especially when comparing modern-day units to the premier forces of the 1950s and '60s...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 82,300 reads 262 comments

  23. Goran Dragic Cementing Status as NBA's Most Underrated Superstar

    Few players suiting up in Spain at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup have been more impressive than Goran Dragic . For Slovenia, he was Mr. Everything...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 18,097 reads 71 comments

  24. All-Overrated NBA Team, 2015 Pre-Training Camp Edition

    Popular perception is not always correct, especially in the NBA . For many reasons, the hype can exceed the actual production, leaving a certain player in the realm of the overrated...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 65,327 reads 272 comments

  25. Beyond Rebounds: Which Players Have Emerged as NBA's Best on the Boards?

    Looking solely at rebounds per game just doesn't cut it anymore. Though that standard statistic is a decent measuring stick for evaluating players' work on the boards, it's not perfect...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 59,638 reads 150 comments