1. 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 2 months ago 12,228 reads 29 comments

  2. 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 3 months ago 51,588 reads 120 comments

  3. 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 3 months ago 83,266 reads 262 comments

  4. 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 3 months ago 18,163 reads 71 comments

  5. 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 3 months ago 65,508 reads 272 comments

  6. 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 3 months ago 60,245 reads 150 comments

  7. Breaking Down Team USA's Dominance in Group Play by the Numbers

    Team USA was expected to dominate at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain, and dominate it did in the first week of action...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 12,565 reads 15 comments

  8. Updated Country Power Rankings Heading into FIBA World Cup Elimination Round

    And then there were 16. Though 24 teams came to Spain for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup , only 16 remain for the knockout rounds. The fat has been trimmed, if you will, even if not all of the eliminated teams deserve to be referred to as such...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 96,663 reads 136 comments

  9. Ranking the NBA's 20 Best Offenses of All Time

    How do you judge the success of an NBA offense? Just looking at points scored isn't enough, because that doesn't allow offensive efficiency to factor into the equation...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 116,825 reads 317 comments

  10. Beyond Assists: Which Point Guard Has Emerged as NBA's Passing Maestro?

    There hasn't been a single metric that truly encapsulates all aspects of passing for an NBA player. Until now. Assists are great, but they're also entirely dependent on whether the player who received a pass makes the ensuing shot...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 145,181 reads 364 comments

  11. Biggest Takeaways from Day 1 of FIBA World Cup of Basketball

    All 24 teams were in action on Saturday as the 2014 World Cup kicked off in Spain. No longer do exhibition games take up attention, with each squad exerting various levels of focus and energy...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 43,170 reads 66 comments

  12. DeMarcus Cousins' Dedication Can Eliminate Team USA's Biggest Weakness

    On Tuesday afternoon, Finland simply didn't belong on the same basketball court as the United States, who stormed out to an early lead and finished the rout with a 59-point victory, one that left little doubt about the strength and depth of the U...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 4,661 reads 67 comments

  13. Meet Marcelinho Huertas, the X-Factor for Brazil's 2014 FIBA Team

    Non-International Team: FC Barcelona Height/Weight : 6'3", 185 pounds Age: 31 years old Position: PG/SG NBA Comparison: Ricky Rubio with a shot One of ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 4,813 reads 7 comments

  14. 5 Stars Who Can Challenge LeBron James' Throne as the NBA's Best Player

    LeBron James is not going to be the best player in the NBA forever. In fact, some might think he's already vacated the throne, surpassed by a certain forward in 2013-14, but we'll get to that later...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 49,852 reads 336 comments

  15. Why Cleveland Cavaliers Are Miscast as 2015 NBA Title Favorites

    Have we learned nothing? Declaring the Cleveland Cavaliers the favorites for the NBA 's 2015 title is nothing short of a massive mistake, one you certainly don't want to be guilty of at this stage of the offseason...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 56,053 reads 322 comments

  16. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Gambling on Michael Beasley

    From the Miami Heat to the Minnesota Timberwolves . From the Wolves to the desert-based Phoenix Suns . From the Suns back to South Beach and the Heat...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 38,635 reads 74 comments

  17. 10 Predictions for the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball

    Crystal balls are not easy to come by. But with the 2013-14 NBA season wrapped up for a while now and the 2014-15 campaign not set to start for about two months, I've managed to recalibrate mine...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 53,001 reads 76 comments

  18. Official Bleacher Report FIBA World Cup Basketball Rankings

    Twenty-four teams will tip off in Spain at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, but only one will emerge with a gold medal. That's a realistic goal for less than a handful of teams, though...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 98,367 reads 155 comments

  19. Predicting the Minnesota Timberwolves' Next Move After Kevin Love Trade

    The Kevin Love era is over for the Minnesota Timberwolves , but the new regime can't be done making moves quite yet...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 9,632 reads 65 comments

  20. How Many NBA Players Does Each 2014 FIBA World Cup Team Have?

    Though there are plenty of fantastic basketball players who haven't played in the NBA and likely won't for either their entire careers or a significant portion of them—Argentina's ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 13,622 reads 29 comments

  21. Ranking the Top 25 Players at 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball

    With the 2014 FIBA World Cup set to kick off in Spain at the end of August, plenty of the world's premier basketball players are ready to strut their stuff on a worldwide stage...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 98,620 reads 239 comments

  22. Takeaways from Kevin Love's Introduction with Cleveland Cavaliers

    After months of rumors, endless speculation and a trade that couldn't become official until weeks after it was agreed to, Kevin Love is finally a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 76,462 reads 362 comments

  23. Can Kobe Bryant Match NBA History's Best 36-Year-Old Wings?

    Succeeding in the NBA is hard enough for young studs fresh out of college, but—with a few notable exceptions—it's downright impossible for a 36-year-old to excel...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 24,882 reads 73 comments

  24. Anthony Davis Will Be Team USA's Backbone at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Many 21-year-olds are figuring out how to pass one of their final college courses, working to escape their parents' basement or starting to make a living while striking out on their own...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 10,756 reads 10 comments

  25. Predicting Biggest X-Factors of 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

    The stars will be out at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain, but so too will the players who aren't locks for positive production...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 46,219 reads 69 comments