1. Report-Card Grades for Pau Gasol's Return from Injury

    Pau Gasol has officially returned to the Los Angeles Lakers , taking the floor in L.A.'s narrow, 101-100 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats Tuesday night...

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  2. 5 Things We've Learned about Kobe Bryant During Lakers' Downward Spiral

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered the 2012-13 season with hopes of glory, greatness and NBA championships, and while Dwight Howard and Steve Nash were going to be the final pieces ...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 2,176 reads 10 comments

  3. Houston Rockets vs. Toronto Raptors: Postgame Grades and Analysis for Houston

    The Houston Rockets traveled north Sunday afternoon where they took on the Toronto Raptors for the second time this season...

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  4. Why Damian Lillard, Not Anthony Davis, Will Be the 2012-13 Rookie of the Year

    Heading into the 2012-13 NBA season, Anthony Davis was the clear favorite to win the Rookie of the Year Award. He was the No...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 11,655 reads 68 comments

  5. Re-Drafting the 2012 NBA Draft at the Season's Quarter Mark

    The 2012-13 NBA season is well underway, and the 2012 draft class is proving to be all over the board when it comes to meeting expectations. What the future holds is up in the air, but there's one thing that we know is certain...

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  6. Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets: Postgame Grades and Analysis for Houston

    The Houston Rockets played host to the Dallas Mavericks Saturday night, but home-court advantage didn ’t prove to be enough to take down their in-state rival...

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  7. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Oklahoma City Thunder hosted the Los Angeles Lakers Friday night, and while the road team made it extremely interesting late, they couldn't muster a comeback and pull out the victory...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 19,329 reads 261 comments

  8. Who Should Get More Pick-and-Roll Action, Steve Nash or Kobe Bryant?

    The Los Angeles Lakers are built to run a pick-and-roll offense, but who should have more control of these offensive sets: Kobe Bryant, who has made it clear that the Lakers are still ...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 1,288 reads 2 comments

  9. A Timeline of Every Pau Gasol Trade Rumor from His Lakers Tenure

    While it may be true that no NBA player is safe from the dreaded rumor mill, it's fair to say that Pau Gasol is one of the easiest targets for trade rumors in today's game...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 11,861 reads 24 comments

  10. Pros and Cons for Dwight Howard Re-Signing with LA Lakers

    Dwight Howard may not have gotten his first choice when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers , but playing for one of the most celebrated franchises in all of sports isn ’t a bad situation for most NBA superstars...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 13,403 reads 94 comments

  11. Utah Jazz vs. Houston Rockets: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Utah Jazz and the Houston Rockets faced off Saturday night for the second time in the 2012-'13 season, and this time Houston was able to even the series with a 124-116 victory...

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  12. Why Kobe Bryant Is NBA's Most Dominant Superstar Ever

    Once upon a time, it was common practice to wait for players to retire before we truly broke down their NBA careers...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 8,086 reads 95 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Postgame Grades and Analysis for L.A.

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered their contest with the Memphis Grizzlies having won five of their last seven games, but it's clear at this point that they aren't over the hump just yet...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 5,292 reads 42 comments

  14. OKC Thunder Transition Game Must Go Through Kevin Durant, Not Russell Westbrook

    Russell Westbrook has become one of the most highly criticized players in the NBA , and it would do him and his reputation a great deal of good if he simply stepped aside and allowed Kevin Durant to take control in the transition game...

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  15. Kobe Bryant Must Forget About Efficiency and Re-Assume Volume Scoring Role

    Kobe Bryant is having his most efficient year to date, yet the Los Angeles Lakers are just a .500 team to begin the 2012-13 season...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 2,112 reads 21 comments

  16. Why James Harden Is Thriving in Houston

    James Harden may be just 23 years old, but he has officially become a superstar. The shooting guard signed a five-year, $80 million contract with the Houston Rockets after being ...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 1,299 reads 2 comments

  17. New York Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs: Postgame Grades and Analysis for NY

    The New York Knicks entered Thursday night's contest against the San Antonio Spurs as the only unbeaten team in the entire NBA , as they'd won each of their first five contests by at least 10 points...

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  18. Why Mike D'Antoni Will Make Lakers Fans Look Foolish for Doubting Him

    When the Los Angeles Lakers fired Mike Brown, the head coaching spot was seemingly “Phil Jackson’s to lose,” according to ESPN’s Chris Broussard ...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 6,802 reads 19 comments

  19. Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    We all knew heading into the matchup between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Clippers that this was going to be a fun one to watch...

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  20. How Dwight Howard's Defense Takes Pressure Off LA Lakers Offense

    When the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Dwight Howard , they brought in a player who has been one of the most dominant defensive presences in recent memory...

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  21. Top 10 Early Candidates for 2012-13 NBA Scoring Title

    The NBA scoring title has never been decided in the first two weeks of the season, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have a decent idea of who the league’s best scorers are at this point in the year...

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  22. Miami Heat vs. Houston Rockets: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Miami Heat and the Houston Rockets entered this contest with history in Miami’s favor. The Heat had won the last five matchups between the two squads, and they were averaging 112...

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  23. NBA Rumors: Sifting Through the Latest Buzz Around the League

    The 2012-13 NBA season may be young, but there are a number of storylines stirring when it comes to the league’s hottest rumors...

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  24. Ranking the Top 10 NBA Rookies After Week 1

    The 2012 NBA draft class was considered one of the deepest groups to enter the league in recent memory, and while there may not be star power across the board, there have been a number of good performers through the first week of the season...

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  25. Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    Both the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers entered Friday night’s contest with a 2-2 record to begin the season, but it’s the team from Philly who emerged victorious with a 106-100 win on the road...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 years ago 6,874 reads 20 comments