1. Thursday NBA Roundup: Don't Sleep on Kevin Love's Value to Cavs Big 3

    Remember, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Big Three is comprised of three stars: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 32,358 reads 81 comments

  2. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Russell Westbrook's Greatness Can't Be Found in Stats Alone

    LeBron James may be "The King," but Russell Westbrook is the undisputed master of triple-doubles. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar emerged with his 15th trip-dub of the ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 41,159 reads 149 comments

  3. Chris Paul Proving Invaluable for LA Clippers and Other Thursday NBA Takeaways

    Chris Paul is valuable enough to the Los Angeles Clippers under normal circumstances, but his necessity skyrockets with Blake Griffin out of the lineup as the latter recovers from arthroscopic knee surgery...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 18,416 reads 23 comments

  4. Denver Nuggets Are Back to Maximizing Nikola Jokic's Star Potential

    DENVER — With 47 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter of a Dec. 19 contest against the Dallas Mavericks , Nikola Jokic hauled in his 15th rebound of the night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 18,446 reads 16 comments

  5. Updated 2016-17 Win-Loss Projections for Every NBA Team

    That look of consternation LeBron James is displaying in the above picture? Some of you might want to reserve that same stare for us, because we can't possibly pick every NBA team to make the playoffs...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 33,180 reads 26 comments

  6. Thursday NBA Roundup: Jabari Parker, Milwaukee's Young Stars Coming Together

    When you think of young NBA talent, who comes to mind first? Maybe you're picturing a single budding superstar such as Anthony Davis or Kristaps Porzingis...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 22,950 reads 37 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls Fail Litmus Test and Other Tuesday NBA Takeaways

    This was the Chicago Bulls ' big chance to prove their legitimacy. Playing in front of a packed United Center eager to cheer their team on to victory against former head coach ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 40,954 reads 92 comments

  8. NBA Then and Now: How 2016-17's Superstars Would Have Fared in the Past

    What if Russell Westbrook and Oscar Robertson were challenging for triple-doubles at the same time? Could Anthony Davis have held his own against the legendary centers who roamed ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 54,463 reads 59 comments

  9. Friday NBA Roundup: OKC Loss Can't Diminish Russell Westbrook's Historic Streak

    With 7:46 remaining in the fourth quarter, Russell Westbrook found himself in perfect rebounding position under the basket...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 36,599 reads 85 comments

  10. Thursday NBA Roundup: Warriors on Pace to Have Top Offense in League History

    The Golden State Warriors were held in check by an inspired effort from Rudy Gobert during a 17-point third quarter. But they were their typical high-scoring selves for the other 36 minutes of Thursday night's road matchup with the Utah Jazz ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 45,089 reads 70 comments

  11. Tuesday NBA Roundup: John Wall's Career Night Can't Mask Wizards' Struggles

    With 23.5 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter Tuesday night, John Wall strode to the free-throw line and calmly knocked down a pair of freebies—his 10th and 11th of the night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 18,840 reads 47 comments

  12. Wilson Chandler Emerging as Rare Bright Spot Amid Denver Nuggets' Struggles

    DENVER — No one could have predicted this type of breakthrough from Wilson Chandler. He'd missed the entire 2015-16 NBA season, continuing to heal a hip injury suffered in China one year prior...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 1,072 reads 2 comments

  13. 2016-17 NBA Fantasy Basketball: Best Buy-Low Trade Candidates

    Want to make the other members of your fantasy basketball league mad at you? Don't cheat. Collusion is bad . We're not recommending anything nefarious...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 20,079 reads 8 comments

  14. Thursday NBA Roundup: Clippers Erasing Any Doubt They Are Among League's Best

    The Los Angeles Clippers are true NBA title contenders. Truthfully, we should've known as much before Thursday night's 113-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers , but ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 17,043 reads 45 comments

  15. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Mike Conley's Injury Means Dark Days Ahead for Grizzlies

    Everything was finally going right for the Memphis Grizzlies . Other than Chandler Parsons and Tony Allen, the key pieces on Beale Street had been healthy and active during the early portion of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 12,604 reads 17 comments

  16. 2016-17 NBA Awards: Naming Favorites in Each Category Through November

    The NBA doesn't hand out its major awards—Most Improved Player, Coach of the Year, Sixth Man of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player—until the season has run its course...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 37,143 reads 84 comments

  17. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Top 5 Players at Every Position So Far

    Is 2016-17 the NBA 's year of the youngster? Sure, veterans such as LeBron James, Kevin Durant , James Harden and Russell Westbrook are dominating...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 271,692 reads 425 comments

  18. Strangest Stats from the Young 2016-17 NBA Season

    Some NBA statistics make sense. Are we really surprised the Golden State Warriors are dominating on offense, or that LeBron James is throwing up more big numbers? Is it outlandish ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 43,954 reads 54 comments

  19. Tuesday NBA Roundup: All Hope May Not Be Lost for Anthony Davis, Pelicans

    Breathe deep and exhale, New Orleans Pelicans fans. Anthony Davis, who exited the team's 112-94 blowout victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday, is just fine...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 24,506 reads 39 comments

  20. Jamal Murray Overcoming Rough Start for Denver Nuggets

    DENVER — Four games into his Denver Nuggets tenure, Jamal Murray had launched 16 shots from the field. Every single one—even the seven coming without a defender within four feet, per NBA...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 3,115 reads 2 comments

  21. DeMar DeRozan Is Rewriting the Definition of Superstar Efficiency

    DENVER — In the waning moments of an NBA basketball game, with the score tied 102-102, in the year 2016, DeMar DeRozan calmly dribbled the ball down the court, one possession after he'd given his Toronto Raptors the lead on a 20-foot jumper...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 20,902 reads 29 comments

  22. NBA Fantasy Basketball 2016-17: Deep Sleepers That Could Be Hidden Keys

    Your fantasy basketball team isn't perfect. Sorry. That's just the truth. Don't worry, though, because we're here to help...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 21,996 reads 1 comments

  23. Tuesday NBA Roundup: LeBron James, Cavs Leave No Doubt They Still Rule the East

    Since dismantling an alleged " superteam " to open their season, the Cleveland Cavaliers have left little doubt they're the squad to beat in the Eastern Conference...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 33,043 reads 186 comments

  24. NBA Players Who Already Need a Trade

    Talent can only get you so far in the NBA . Without receiving a proper opportunity, players are doomed to struggle in roles that weren't made for them...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 133,761 reads 164 comments

  25. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Kawhi Leonard Leaving No Doubt About Status

    Though some NBA players with lesser reputations have thrived during the opening segment of the 2016-17 season, a pack of MVP candidates has emerged, led by plenty of expected names...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 101,431 reads 166 comments