1. Are the Atlanta Hawks the Team of the Future?

    The Atlanta Hawks ' rise to prominence has been one of the biggest stories of the 2014-15 NBA season thus far, with the previously ground-bound birds soaring all the way to the top of the Eastern Conference standings...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 28,733 reads 86 comments

  2. Ranking the 10 Most-Coveted Players on the 2015 NBA Trade Block

    The 2014-15 season has already contained a flurry of NBA trades, with notable players like Rajon Rondo, Iman Shumpert, Timofey Mozgov, Jeff Green and J.R. Smith changing locations well in advance of the mid-February deadline...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 143,945 reads 141 comments

  3. Ranking the Best NBA Players to Come from Coach K's Duke Program

    On his way to 1,000 career victories at the college level, more than any other man in NCAA history, Mike Krzyzewski has coached quite a few NBA players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 46,721 reads 79 comments

  4. Playing Steady or Streaky with Top NBA Scorers of 2014-15 Season

    Every NBA scorer comes with his own unique microwave setting. Some heat up and cool down rapidly. Others get hot and stay hot over much longer stretches; Klay Thompson served ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 28,374 reads 102 comments

  5. Can NBA Shooters Really Get Hot or Cold?

    Your favorite NBA player has drilled his last four shots. "He's heating up!" you think to yourself, eagerly awaiting the next time the ball ends up in his hands...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 22,238 reads 87 comments

  6. Klay Thompson Seals Superstar Status with NBA-Record-Setting 3rd Quarter

    With 10 minutes remaining in the third quarter, the Golden State Warriors were tied with the Sacramento Kings at 58 points apiece...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 166,470 reads 624 comments

  7. Hawks' Winning Streak Could Be Far from Finished and Other Friday NBA Takeaways

    Paul Millsap, Al Horford , Jeff Teague, Kyle Korver and the rest of this remarkable Atlanta Hawks roster no longer belong in the same class as the legends of this franchise's history ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 39,484 reads 208 comments

  8. Mark Cuban Says NBA All-Star Fan Voting Is 'Absolutely, Positively Broken'

    Outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban isn't a fan of the NBA 's system for selecting All-Star starters, but his reasons are different than you might expect...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 103,679 reads 185 comments

  9. Most Glaring Issue for Every 2015 NBA Contender to Correct on the Trade Market

    Trades have been coming fast and furious during the 2014-15 season, but we aren't done yet. The deadline for deals doesn't come until Feb. 19, and many of the league's contenders can't be finished positioning themselves for the stretch run...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 102,860 reads 259 comments

  10. Best 2015 Free-Agent Stars for LA Lakers to Transition from Kobe Bryant Era

    Kobe Bryant isn't going to be a part of the Los Angeles Lakers forever. Lately, he's seemed particularly mortal. After injuring his right shoulder on a dunk and playing out the rest of a Jan...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 31,375 reads 84 comments

  11. Dwight Howard Forgets Who the NBA's Best Team Is

    It's understandable that Dwight Howard came up empty in the immediate aftermath of a Wednesday night thrashing at the hands of the Golden State Warriors ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 39,420 reads 194 comments

  12. Is Shawn Marion a True Candidate for the Basketball Hall of Fame?

    When Shawn Marion laces up his sneakers for the final time and pulls the plug on what's been a fantastic NBA career, he's going to do so with one of the more non-traditional resumes we've seen in quite some time...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 27,316 reads 84 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant: 'I'm Not Done' Recruiting Rajon Rondo to the Los Angeles Lakers

    The burgeoning bromance between Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo is not coming to an end anytime soon...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 94,653 reads 215 comments

  14. All-Star Selections Are Flawed but Still Matter on NBA Resumes

    Perhaps more so than ever before, the process of selecting NBA All-Stars is extremely flawed, to the point that we can guarantee controversy as soon as the starters are announced...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 35,590 reads 72 comments

  15. Buying or Selling the Biggest NBA Trade Rumors 1 Month Before the 2015 Deadline

    Not every rumor in the NBA is made with equal amounts of veracity. With one month to go before the league's trade deadline prevents any further swaps during a year that has already seen plenty of them, the mill is churning fast and furious...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 68,599 reads 104 comments

  16. 10-Day Contract Candidates Who Could Help Your NBA Team

    The 10-day contract is the holy grail for players currently suiting up in the NBA D-League. It's a chance for them to ply their trade on a bigger stage, earning larger contracts and playing in front of far more people...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 18,626 reads 36 comments

  17. Report-Card Grades for Every NBA Team Entering Season's Midway Point

    Assigning grades to NBA teams isn't as simple as scanning up and down a multiple-choice test to see which answers were correct and then calculating a score...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 82,070 reads 125 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Is Willing to Shut It Down If Asked by L.A. Lakers

    Get your fill of Kobe Bryant while you still can, because there's a distinct chance you might not see him suit up for the Los Angeles Lakers too many more times in the 2014-15 season...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 56,539 reads 95 comments

  19. Identifying the Ideal Trade Target for Every NBA Team

    The NBA 's trade season has already featured a flurry of activity, leaving the excitement level of past seasons in the dust as teams ship off one player after another...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 54,705 reads 162 comments

  20. Who Deserves the Credit for Atlanta Hawks' Early-Season Dominance?

    Figuring out who deserves the most credit for the Atlanta Hawks ' blazing start to the 2014-15 campaign isn't a particularly easy task...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 8,380 reads 29 comments

  21. Ranking the Most Unlikely NBA Scoring Outbursts of the Last 10 Years

    We see you, Mo Williams . The Minnesota Timberwolves point guard was en fuego Tuesday night, exploding for a career-high 52 points, more than any other player has produced in a single game throughout the 2014-15 season...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 65,776 reads 84 comments

  22. NBA Superstar Rankings 2015: Stephen Curry Soaring with Emphatic MVP Bid

    Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors aren't going anywhere. As the team with the NBA 's best record continues rolling through the Western Conference, scoring with ease ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 70,584 reads 233 comments

  23. Projecting Win-Loss Totals for Every NBA Team in the Beginning of 2015

    The NBA playoff picture is still a jumbled-up mess, even though we're now into the 2015 portion of the 2014-15 campaign. With the Atlanta Hawks and Chicago Bulls catching fire, the competition for the No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 219,032 reads 386 comments

  24. Building the Dream NBA All-Star Event Rosters

    The All-Star Game itself is the biggest spectacle, but the weekend wouldn't be complete without all of the competitions between the NBA 's best specialists and most exciting players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 20,395 reads 75 comments

  25. 5 Wings Memphis Grizzlies Should Chase on NBA Trade Market

    The arms race continues in the Western Conference. With the Houston Rockets adding a pair of new pieces and the Dallas Mavericks acquiring a former All-Star at point guard, ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 8,996 reads 26 comments