1. 2016 NBA Draft: Detailing the Biggest Need for Each Team

    From the moment Ben Simmons' name kicks off the 2016 NBA draft to the time Mr. Irrelevant is revealed as the newest member of the Utah Jazz, each team will fight to add players who fit their schemes...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 125,575 reads 202 comments

  2. Best Comparisons for Every Top-30 Prospect in 2016 NBA Draft

    Every new prospect is a unique player when he enters the NBA , but that doesn't mean each defies comparison...

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  3. The Toughest NBA Free Agents to Price on the 2016 Market

    Some NBA free agents are easier to figure out than others. Of course you should pay Kevin Durant all of the money (ditto for LeBron James if/when he opts out)...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 267,075 reads 198 comments

  4. NBA Free Agents 2016: Ranking the Top 5 Players at Every Position

    If your favorite NBA team covets a small forward to shore up the wings this summer, you're in luck. Between Kevin Durant and the many other talents at the position, there's plenty of (presumably) available help...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 199,865 reads 244 comments

  5. The Numbers Game: 2016 NBA Finals Stats That Will Blow Your Mind

    It's shocking that the Golden State Warriors rebounded from a 3-1 deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Finals. It's incredible that they're one win from defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers again to defend their NBA title...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 166,583 reads 166 comments

  6. NBA Free Agents 2016: The Most Likely Signing for Every NBA Team

    This year's crop of NBA free agents isn't brimming over with talent at the top, but that doesn't mean teams won't be able to acquire someone who can help them...

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  7. Kevin Love Reminds Cavaliers How Important He Is to Cleveland's Title Hopes

    Until the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 116-78 shellacking of the Toronto Raptors in Game 5, the Eastern Conference Finals hadn't been particularly kind to Kevin Love ...

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  8. The 1 Player Each NBA Franchise Should Ditch This Offseason

    Sometimes it's personal. A fanbase can grow sick and tired of watching one of its players put forth limited effort on a nightly basis...

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  9. Cavs' Start to 2016 NBA Playoffs Isn't Just Dominant, It's Downright Historic

    Ten up. Ten down. After pulling ahead at the end of the first half and finishing the drill with a 108-89 Game 2 win over the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals ...

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  10. Thunder Face Severe Stylistic Shift vs. Warriors After Eliminating Spurs

    Not many teams could show the type of resiliency necessary to bounce back from a 32-point blowout in Game 1 to advance in six contests, especially after spending the season blowing leads in crunch-time situations...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 121,452 reads 336 comments

  11. Only Kawhi Leonard Can Save the San Antonio Spurs Now

    It wasn't long ago that Dion Waiters spoke about the Oklahoma City Thunder 's willingness to face off against a one-man version of the San Antonio Spurs ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 52,859 reads 141 comments

  12. Future Power Rankings for the 2016 NBA Lottery Teams

    Finishing outside the NBA 's playoff picture means you had a bad season. It doesn't, however, mean your future isn't bright, as some lottery squads are brimming over with young talent still learning on the job...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 125,803 reads 365 comments

  13. OKC Thunder Discover Late-Game Formula in Critical Game 4 Win over Spurs

    As evidenced by their 111-97 victory over the San Antonio Spurs to even up the series 2-2, the Oklahoma City Thunder don't understand how narratives are supposed to work...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 62,965 reads 190 comments

  14. Have You Heard the One Where Kevin Durant Joins the Spurs This Offseason?

    Currently locked in a tough second-round battle against the San Antonio Spurs , Kevin Durant may find himself in the same matchup next season. Wearing a different uniform. A black one...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 57,869 reads 152 comments

  15. Cleveland Cavaliers' 3-Point Barrage Sends Statement to Atlanta Hawks, NBA

    The Atlanta Hawks set the series' early tone with a furious Game 1 comeback. Though it still ended in defeat, the second half proved they weren't going to roll over for the Cleveland Cavaliers and bow out of the second round without a fight...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 294,366 reads 420 comments

  16. 6 NBA Teams Most Likely to Make a Trade During the 2016 Draft

    Before and during the 2015 NBA draft, 15 trades came to fruition and involved 19 of the league's 30 teams. One year earlier, the world tried to process 13 separate draft-day and near-draft-day swaps that featured 21 franchises making moves...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 119,048 reads 204 comments

  17. Bizarre Game 2 Finish Helps Oklahoma City Thunder Exorcise Personal Demons

    Thanks to a bizarre ending and some outstanding fourth-quarter play, the Oklahoma City Thunder managed to steal home-court advantage away from the San Antonio Spurs with a 98-97 Game 2 victory...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 70,650 reads 213 comments

  18. Sunday NBA Playoffs: Klay Thompson Showing Alpha-Dog Swagger Without Steph Curry

    Beating the Houston Rockets without Stephen Curry was one thing. While James Harden and Dwight Howard refused to coalesce and the entire team displayed a stunning lack of ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 111,414 reads 206 comments

  19. Hawks Eye LeBron James, Cavaliers After Clearing Historical Playoff Hurdle

    A tougher test now awaits in the form of the Cleveland Cavaliers , but the Atlanta Hawks finally did the impossible by beating the Boston Celtics in a playoff series...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 12,960 reads 93 comments

  20. NBA Restricted Free Agents Likely to Change Teams During 2016 Offseason

    Andre Drummond isn't going anywhere, since the Detroit Pistons will surely match any offer sheet he signs once he becomes a restricted free agent this summer. Ditto for Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 52,887 reads 110 comments

  21. Tuesday NBA Playoff Roundup: Clippers' Season Unravelling After Injuries

    Once in possession of a 2-1 series lead over the Portland Trail Blazers and faced with the possibility of playing a Stephen Curry -less version of the Golden State Warriors in ...

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  22. Are Golden State Warriors Too Dependent on 3-Pointers Without Stephen Curry?

    Though the date of Stephen Curry 's eventual return from his latest injury is uncertain, one thing is crystal clear: The Golden State Warriors will need to forge ahead in the 2016 ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 24,634 reads 163 comments

  23. Spurs Taking Plenty of Positives into 2nd Round Following Sweep of Grizzlies

    One never knows what might happen in an NBA playoff series, as injuries and prolonged stretches of unexpected ineffectiveness can turn a matchup 180 degrees...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about over 1 year ago 22,413 reads 87 comments

  24. Oklahoma City Thunder Regaining Urgency, Reclaiming Series vs. Dallas Mavericks

    During Thursday night's 131-102 victory, the Oklahoma City Thunder presumably wanted to make it clear the Dallas Mavericks weren't their true enemies. Sure, there's been some animosity during the first-round series...

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  25. Celtics Have No Answers for Hawks Defense and Tuesday NBA Playoff Takeaways

    With nine minutes, 33 seconds remaining, Terry Rozier received a tough transition feed from Evan Turner and found the bottom of the net on a reverse layup, giving the Boston Celtics their 50th and 51st points of the night...

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