1. It's Time to Stop Overlooking Dallas Mavericks and Friday NBA Takeaways

    It's not particularly easy to drop a triple-digit score against the suffocating interior defense of the Utah Jazz ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 78,765 reads 182 comments

  2. The Most Deserving Player for Each NBA Franchise's Next Jersey Retirement

    After they've finished playing their final minutes in the NBA , special players can receive a number of honors. Maybe they're bound for the Hall of Fame...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 18,693 reads 58 comments

  3. Can LeBron James Become NBA's All-Time Scoring Leader?

    For scorers, there are many hallowed marks. Averaging 30 points per game in a season is sensational. Dropping a 50-burger in a single contest is just ridiculous...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 56,708 reads 211 comments

  4. The Numbers Game: Stephen Curry Is so Much More Than the NBA's Best Shooter

    It's easy to focus on Stephen Curry 's prolific shooting. Every time he takes to the court, he splashes at least a couple three-point attempts through the net...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 50,565 reads 173 comments

  5. Free Trade: NBA Deals to Consider During Early 2015-16 Season

    No NBA roster is perfect this time of year. Stick with us, and some will get a little bit closer to the ideal. Hypothetically, of course...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 89,773 reads 82 comments

  6. This Is the Final Season of Philadelphia 76ers' Tanking Era

    Stop us if you've heard this before, but the Philadelphia 76ers once again have the worst record in the Association...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 27,978 reads 95 comments

  7. 3 LeBron James Records That Will Be Unbreakable

    LeBron James isn't done rewriting the NBA 's history books, but he's already left a few indelible marks on this sport...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 64,570 reads 181 comments

  8. Gold Nugget Emmanuel Mudiay Looks Like More Than Rookie of the Year Candidate

    DENVER—Two weeks into his career with the Denver Nuggets , Emmanuel Mudiay has already faced off against a gauntlet of top-notch NBA point guards...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 41,409 reads 115 comments

  9. Paul George the Superstar Is Back and Friday NBA Takeaways

    Welcome back, Paul George . The Indiana Pacers forward came into his team's 90-87 victory over the Miami Heat averaging 18.6 points, 8.4 rebounds and 4.6 assists—albeit in fairly inefficient fashion...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 95,221 reads 200 comments

  10. Then vs. Now: Breakdown of LeBron James' Career Trajectory Through the Years

    When LeBron James debuted all the way back in 2003, he was just a fresh-faced teenager out of St. Vincent–St. Mary High School, attempting to live up to the massive hype that accompanied him as soon as he declared for the draft...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 70,638 reads 252 comments

  11. Contract-Year NBA Players Poised to Have Huge Seasons in 2015-16

    There's nothing like a contract year to provide that extra burst of motivation necessary to push an NBA player toward the proverbial next level...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 24,228 reads 97 comments

  12. Bleacher Report's Ultimate 2015-16 NBA Re-Draft

    Did you think Dirk Nowitzki and Kobe Bryant were always going to suit up for the Dallas Mavericks and Los Angeles Lakers? Wrong...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 218,756 reads 336 comments

  13. Predictions for 10 Top Players Who Didn't Sign Extensions

    The clocks have struck midnight, transitioning from Nov. 2 to the third day of 2015's penultimate month. Normally, that would just mean it's time to prepare for a new slate of NBA ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 47,270 reads 53 comments

  14. Friday NBA Roundup: Different Season, Same Story for Defending Champion Warriors

    As the late Yogi Berra used to say, it's deja vu all over again. Friday night, the Houston Rockets had a chance to exorcise their demons after falling to the Golden State Warriors in last year's Western Conference Finals...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 28,302 reads 105 comments

  15. Rebuilt Pistons Position Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson for Huge Seasons

    This is Stan Van Gundy's dream. When the mustachioed coach accepted an offer to both run the show for the Detroit Pistons and serve as the president of basketball operations ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 7,750 reads 40 comments

  16. What Have Analytics Taught Us About the Original 50 Greatest Players of All Time

    When the NBA 's 50th Anniversary All-Time Team was selected just prior to the start of the 1996-97 season, we simply didn't know as much as we do now...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 35,013 reads 40 comments

  17. NBA Predictions 2015-16: 10 Hidden Gems Who Will Emerge This Season

    Feel like getting ahead of the curve? The 2015-16 NBA season will inevitably lead to some breakouts as formerly bench-bound players become key members of rotations...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 65,133 reads 115 comments

  18. What the Preseason Taught Us About the 2015-16 NBA Season

    Does preseason prognostication perfectly predict actual NBA standings? Of course not. John Jenkins won't be coming close to 20 points per game during the regular season...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 19,813 reads 92 comments

  19. Projecting Every NBA Team's Depth Chart Heading into 2015-16 Season

    Depth charts are amorphous entities in the NBA , subject to constant changes as players develop, regress, get injured or showcase their skills at new positions. But all teams use them, putting every contributor on the roster into some sort of hierarchy.

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 45,938 reads 64 comments

  20. Predicting NBA Stat Leaders for Every Major Category During 2015-16 Season

    It's that time of year again. The time when the NBA 's best and brightest throw up dazzling statistics that make 99 percent of the league green with envy. Except for the Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks, who are already that color...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 29,723 reads 87 comments

  21. Everything You Need to Know About the Brooklyn Nets' 2015-16 NBA Season

    Coming off a first-round exit at the hands of the Atlanta Hawks , the Brooklyn Nets enter the 2015-16 campaign hoping to get back into the weak Eastern Conference playoff field...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 1,997 reads 12 comments

  22. The Best NBA Rookie Debuts Since 2000

    Karl-Anthony Towns, Jahlil Okafor, D'Angelo Russell, Kristaps Porzingis and the other members of this year's rookie class have a lot to live up to in their first tastes of real NBA action...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 85,780 reads 105 comments

  23. Predicting Biggest Busts of the 2015-16 Fantasy Basketball Season

    When filling out your fantasy basketball teams, please don't draft any of these players unless they fall way down in the pecking order. At some point, they'll be good values. They're all valuable players, after all...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 51,812 reads 161 comments

  24. Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Ranking the Top 10 Picks for 2015-16

    You aren't going to win your fantasy basketball league without successfully identifying a few sleepers. I'm not talking about players typically taken in the fourth or fifth round who emerge as steals...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 95,707 reads 77 comments

  25. Everything You Need to Know About the Denver Nuggets' 2015-16 NBA Season

    The Denver Nuggets desperately need some direction. After suffering through an abject disaster last year, a team that previously harbored hopes of a playoff berth was forced to completely switch things up...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 3,828 reads 20 comments