1. Do San Antonio Spurs Need a Trade to Cement Status as Title Contender?

    Another year, another San Antonio Spurs team sitting comfortably in the thick of the Western Conference playoff picture...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 27,058 reads 159 comments

  2. Dwyane Wade's Maintenance Plan Working Wonders for Miami Heat

    When the Miami Heat won the 2013 NBA championship, it seemed on the surface like they might’ ve done it in spite of Dwyane Wade . He played decently in the Finals, but averaged just 15...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 12,801 reads 39 comments

  3. Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce Failing to Give Brooklyn Nets What They Need Most

    When looking to dish out blame for the Brooklyn Nets’ dismal start to the season, there are plenty of obvious targets including floundering head coach Jason Kidd, Brook Lopez’s ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 5,425 reads 17 comments

  4. Keeping Zach Randolph Is Only Move That Makes Sense for Memphis Grizzlies

    Zach Randolph may be the heart and soul of the Memphis Grizzlies ’ recent success and playoff runs, but if the Grizzlies brass has its way, he may not be in town much longer...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 4,219 reads 6 comments

  5. Boston Celtics Definitely Should Make a Move Before the NBA Deadline

    It is tough to call a sub-.500 team barely holding onto a playoff berth in the dismal Eastern Conference a “feel-good story,” but that is exactly what the Boston Celtics were throughout the first third of the 2013-14 NBA season...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 6,783 reads 63 comments

  6. Handicapping Boston Celtics Players' Odds of Making 2013 NBA All-Star Game

    After six years of watching some combination of Paul Pierce , Kevin Garnett , Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo suit up for the NBA Eastern Conference All-Stars, it is going to be quite ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 11 months ago 9,150 reads 20 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 10 Eastern Conference Point Guards

    You might not realize it watching games on a nightly basis, but without Rajon Rondo and Derrick Rose , the Eastern Conference point guard picture is pretty bleak...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 27,595 reads 145 comments

  8. Watch Mike Dunleavy Bank in Desperation Game-Winning 3-Ball

    If you told a Chicago Bulls fan in September the team would be running game-winning plays for Mike Dunleavy they likely would recoil in horror, but against the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 14,127 reads 27 comments

  9. Watch Al Horford Hit Fadeaway Game-Winner at Buzzer for Atlanta Hawks

    Al Horford had a monster game on Friday, posting 34 points on 15-of-23 shooting with 15 rebounds, but the only shot that mattered was the mid-range fadeaway he hit at the horn to lift his Atlanta Hawks to victory over the Washington Wizards ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 3,843 reads 14 comments

  10. Ranking the Best '4-Bar Friday' Verses from NBA Stars

    The connection between rappers and NBA stars is well known at this point, but when Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard decided to dip his toes into the rap ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 24,796 reads 17 comments

  11. Don't Look Now, but Stephen Jackson Must Help Save LA Clippers

    As a general rule, December signings don’t make or break an NBA team’s season, but the Los Angeles Clippers might be in a situation where newcomer Stephen Jackson could be a key to them surviving the next few weeks or months...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 4,161 reads 19 comments

  12. Zach Randolph Hurt by Trade Rumors; 'There Ain't No Loyalty or Love' in NBA

    Since coming to the Memphis Grizzlies in 2009, Zach Randolph has established a connection with the city and its fans that few stars in the league have achieved...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 22,594 reads 93 comments

  13. Re-Grading Every Boston Celtics Offseason Move

    Just one year ago the Boston Celtics were a team led by Paul Pierce , Kevin Garnett , Rajon Rondo and Doc Rivers scrapping and clawing for every win to try and secure the franchise’s 18 th championship...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 5,292 reads 39 comments

  14. Boston Celtics Making the Strongest Case for More Minutes

    Nearly a quarter of the way through the NBA season, the Boston Celtics remain one of the toughest teams to figure out in the league through their 7-12 start...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 3,043 reads 7 comments

  15. Solutions for the Boston Celtics' Biggest Flaws

    Currently on the outside looking in of the Eastern Conference playoff picture, the Boston Celtics may not be too concerned with fixing any of their flaws as they salivate over Andrew ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 12 months ago 1,352 reads 2 comments

  16. The Biggest Early Season Storylines for the Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics were always going to be one of the more talked about squads in the early stages of the 2013-14 NBA season, if only because of the departures of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett and the addition of head coach Brad Stevens...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 1,028 reads 0 comments

  17. Evaluating the Boston Celtics' Player Progress so Far

    Just when Boston Celtics fans thought the season was over at 0-4 and began custom-ordering No. 22 Andrew Wiggins jerseys in green, the C's went into full "Celtic Pride" mode for Week 2 and wound up with an impressive four-game win streak...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 1,067 reads 9 comments

  18. Initial Report Card Grades for Every Boston Celtics Player

    The Boston Celtics organization may not want to admit the franchise is tanking, but they certainly have not put the team in positions to succeed through the first five games of the 2013-14...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 6,793 reads 10 comments

  19. Final Offseason Grades for the Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics don’t beat out the Philadelphia 76ers for grandest roster blowup of the 2013 offseason, but by shipping out Paul Pierce , Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 2,750 reads 11 comments

  20. Winners and Losers from Boston Celtics' Week 3 of NBA Preseason

    The Boston Celtics may be heading into 2013-14 after a 2-6 preseason performance and a less-than-clever ribbing from Toronto Raptors CEO Tim Leiweke , but at least they have their 1-1 performance in Week 3 to fall back on...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 5,549 reads 17 comments

  21. Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs: Grading San Antonio Spurs' Performance

    In a matchup between the two teams expected to vie for the Southwest Division crown, the Houston Rockets bested the San Antonio Spurs 109-92...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 2,795 reads 4 comments

  22. Blueprint for Courtney Lee to Bounce Back with Boston Celtics

    JaJuan Johnson, E’ Twaun Moore, Sean Williams, Sasha Pavlovic and a handful of second-round picks is not exactly that much to give up for a quality shooting guard, but ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 1,732 reads 16 comments

  23. Winners and Losers from Week 2 of Boston Celtics' NBA Preseason

    It's a good thing the NBA 's preseason doesn't count for much, because the Boston Celtics and their 1-5 record have not exactly been putting the league on notice...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 6,884 reads 25 comments

  24. Miami Heat vs. Brooklyn Nets: Live Score and Analysis for Brooklyn Nets

    In a game filled with sloppy play and turnovers from the defending champs, the Brooklyn Nets were able to notch an impressive 86-62 win Thursday night...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 2,005 reads 1 comments

  25. Boston Celtics Can Believe in Rajon Rondo, Jeff Green, Jared Sullinger Trio

    Paul Pierce , Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. Rajon Rondo , Jeff Green and Jared Sullinger. These trios were not exactly created equal...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 1 year ago 8,988 reads 35 comments