1. LA Clippers or OKC Thunder: Who Is West's More Dangerous Dark Horse?

    Even though the Western Conference's No. 1-seeded Golden State Warriors are tracking toward the best regular-season record in NBA history while the directly trailing San Antonio Spurs have posted a mind-numbing 12...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 25,309 reads 148 comments

  2. The Most Dangerous Sleeper Teams in Projected 2016 NBA Playoff Picture

    The better seed doesn't always win during the NBA playoffs. Last year, each conference's No. 5 seed advanced to the second round...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 63,579 reads 187 comments

  3. New York Knicks Can't Get Back on Track and Other Friday NBA Takeaways

    The downward spiral seems as if it will never end. After their 105-104 loss to the Boston Celtics on Friday night, the New York Knicks have seen their record plunge to a putrid ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 44,579 reads 213 comments

  4. Warriors' Schedule Running Out of Hurdles to Stop Historical Quest for 73 Wins

    In March, it's tough to refer to any game played by a team on pace to submit the best record in NBA history as a must-win affair...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 114,200 reads 396 comments

  5. Who Would Rule NBA If 3-Point Revolution Never Happened?

    The NBA is a significantly different animal than it was back when the popularity of the three-point line was only gaining steam after its incorporation in 1979-80...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 69,059 reads 170 comments

  6. Top 5 NBA Stars at Each Position: Kevin Durant, Anthony Davis Hitting Strides

    Stephen Curry isn't the only player dominating nearly every matchup he faces. In his shadow, quite a few stars are turning the NBA into their own personal playthings. The point guard position is undeniably stacked...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 160,452 reads 618 comments

  7. Stephen Curry Is NBA Clutch King and These Are His Imitators at Every Position

    The season of Stephen Curry continues. Emerging as one of the NBA 's most clutch players is about more than knocking down a game-winner at the final buzzer...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 75,007 reads 242 comments

  8. Friday NBA Roundup: Kyle Lowry's 43 Points Make Cavaliers' Perch More Tenuous

    As LeBron James' three-point attempt came up well short and grazed nothing more than the bottom of the net, the buzzer rang throughout the Air Canada Centre...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 53,654 reads 346 comments

  9. Play That Man! Reserves Who Deserve More Minutes During NBA's Stretch Run

    The NBA stretch run can force teams down plenty of different paths. While the contenders are gearing up for deep postseason pushes, the rest of the top-notch squads in each conference are jockeying for position...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 15,109 reads 22 comments

  10. Updated 2016 Win-Loss Projections for Every NBA Team Entering March

    Will the red-hot Portland Trail Blazers continue riding Damian Lillard into the NBA playoffs? Will the Memphis Grizzlies be able to stave off a host of contenders for their postseason ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 7,033 reads 28 comments

  11. 5 NBA Youngsters with a Chance to Shine During Season's Final Stretch

    For young players, everything can change in a heartbeat after the NBA All-Star break. Some see opportunities emerge on competitive teams gearing up for stretch runs...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 36,019 reads 110 comments

  12. NBA Friday Roundup: Damian Lillard's 51 Points Trip History-Hunting Warriors

    Can the NBA give Damian Lillard a retroactive All-Star nod? On a 14-game Friday night, nobody was more impressive...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 103,667 reads 353 comments

  13. NBA Trade Deadline 2016: Deal Recaps and Grades for Every Team

    During the 48 hours prior to the NBA 's Feb. 18 trade deadline, plenty happened. None of the star players rumored to be on the market— Dwight Howard , Al Horford , Kevin ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 359,790 reads 293 comments

  14. Red Light, Green Light: Evaluating Rumors Approaching NBA Trade Deadline

    Believe it or not, NBA trades are actually happening. We've already seen the Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic agree on a deal centered around Tobias Harris on Tuesday...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 85,084 reads 124 comments

  15. The Likeliest Player to Be Traded on Every NBA Team Going into 2016 Deadline

    Take a deep breath. If the NBA All-Star break served as the calm before the storm, this week is going to be hectic—and then some—leading up to the Feb. 18 trade deadline...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 255,385 reads 331 comments

  16. Ranking Each of Kobe Bryant's NBA All-Star Starting 5s

    When Kobe Bryant steps onto the Air Canada Centre floor for the opening tip of the 2016 All-Star Game, it will be the 15th time he's served as part of the Western Conference's starting unit...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 95,318 reads 124 comments

  17. Denver Nuggets Banking on Best NBA Rookie You've Never Heard Of, Nikola Jokic

    You probably won't hear Nikola Jokic's name much in Rookie of the Year conversations, even if he's held his own against presumptive favorites Karl-Anthony Towns and Kristaps Porzingis in their few meetings...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 95,296 reads 65 comments

  18. The 2016 Advanced-Stats NBA All-Star Team

    You can have points per game, field-goal percentage and all the other basic stats that leave so much hidden beneath the surface...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 103,896 reads 198 comments

  19. Every 2016 NBA All-Star's Most Mind-Numbing Stat

    If you're an NBA All-Star, you're probably putting up some big numbers. Such is the case for each of the 24 players who will be representing their teams and conferences in Toronto this coming weekend...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 115,602 reads 136 comments

  20. 10 Potential 2016 Trade Deadline Targets Who Could Shape NBA Playoff Picture

    Unless you're the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs or Oklahoma City Thunder, you can't be content. Even the Cleveland Cavaliers have a few flaws they could stand to fix before the NBA 's Feb...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 113,642 reads 101 comments

  21. What Does 2K Say: Would Kevin Durant Actually Fit with Golden State Warriors?

    The Golden State Warriors are already stomping virtually everyone in their quest for back-to-back titles...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 41,424 reads 49 comments

  22. Top 5 NBA Stars at Every Position: Karl-Anthony Towns Emerging Among Elite

    It's time for some fresh blood in the latest NBA positional hierarchies. Four of the five lineup spots now feature at least one new player since the last edition was published Jan...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 114,875 reads 452 comments

  23. Handing Out Our 'Worst of the Worst' NBA Awards at Midseason

    Give me your tired jumpers, your atrocious passes, your huddled benchwarmers yearning for retribution. Give me your wretched airballs , your rejected dunks, your nauseating free throws...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 19,962 reads 11 comments

  24. Friday NBA Roundup: Clippers' Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan Can't Be Overlooked

    The Los Angeles Clippers ' 105-93 victory over their intracity rivals may have been a bit closer than anticipated for much of the night, especially given the absences of two notable names...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 24,647 reads 133 comments

  25. Did OKC Thunder Make the Right Choice on Trading James Harden After All?

    With four consecutive All-Star nominations now under James Harden 's belt, the familiar narrative will strengthen: The Oklahoma City Thunder made a mistake trading Harden away in 2012...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 55,859 reads 136 comments