1. 5 NBA Players Who Are Outplaying the Starters Ahead of Them

    Earning a starting position in the NBA takes a lot of skill and effort, but it also takes the ability to outplay the competition on your own team...

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  2. Nine Early Candidates for NBA GM of the Year

    An NBA GM is the creator, manager and overseer of each team’s progress. They have to pull the strings to put together a roster that will eventually challenge for an NBA title...

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  3. What We Learned About the Golden State Warriors During Season's First Half

    The Golden State Warriors used all of the excitement surrounding the upgraded team and put it to good use in the first half...

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  4. 5 Teams the Golden State Warriors Match Up Best Against in Western Conference

    The Golden State Warriors ' playoff dreams are looking more and more like a reality as the season edges closer to the All-Star break...

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  5. Tracking Steph Curry's Rapid Development for Golden State Warriors

    Stephen Curry has developed rapidly this season, even garnering All-Star talk with a legitimate shot to be the first Warrior to make the team since Latrell Sprewell in 1997...

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  6. Ranking the NBA's Best ʺTweenersʺ

    “Tweeners” are the NBA ’s version of players who don’t really fit into one specific position, but ones who can dominate in two...

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  7. Which Golden State Warriors Youngster Has the Highest Upside?

    The Golden State Warriors youngsters are producing at a level that is helping keep the team within the Western Conference playoff chase and in competition for the Pacific Division crown...

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  8. L.A. Lakers' Best & Worst Statistical Five Man Units so Far This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers are returning to form, and coach D’Antoni looks like he is maximizing his current five man units...

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  9. Golden State Warriors' Backcourt May Be Sweetest-Shooting Group Ever

    The Golden State Warriors have been one of the biggest overachievers this season primarily because of the play of David Lee and the backcourt’s shooting ability...

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  10. Handing out L.A. Lakers Team Awards Through the Season's First Quarter

    The Los Angeles Lakers have made it through the first quarter of the NBA season a little bruised up with a losing record. Yes, the team that was projecting a 60-plus win season is now struggling to put the pieces together to win at least 50...

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  11. 1st Quarter Report Card Grades for Every Golden State Warriors Player

    The Golden State Warriors have gotten out of the gate quickly in the first quarter of the NBA season, surprising everyone with a 13-7 record...

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  12. Warriors' Harrison Barnes Is Working Way into Rookie of the Year Conversation

    Although Anthony Davis, Damian Lillard and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist have been the rookies to watch, Golden State Warriors ' Harrison Barnes woke up the NBA with his now-infamous dunk over the Timberwolves ' Nikola Pekovic on November 24th...

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  13. Breaking Down Pau Gasol's Ideal Role with the L.A. Lakers

    Pau Gasol is obviously struggling with the new Mike D’Antoni pick-and-roll offense. In certain situations, Gasol looks like he isn’t giving it his all and sometimes looks like he has given up...

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  14. 5 Trades the L.A. Lakers Should Already Be Thinking About

    The Los Angeles Lakers have their new coach in Mike D’Antoni and are running a little bit more efficiently lately. However, they still have a problem with a razor-thin bench and very little depth in case any of the starters gets injured...

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  15. How the Golden State Warriors Are Turning Things Around with Defense

    The Golden State Warriors have long been perceived as a team that can score, but defense has always been their Achilles' heel. When Mark Jackson was hired as a coach, his first goal was to change the defensive culture of this team...

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  16. What the Golden State Warriors Desperately Need from a Healthy Andrew Bogut

    The Golden State Warriors traded for Andrew Bogut because they thought they were getting a legitimate NBA center for the cost of their biggest playmaker, Monta Ellis...

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  17. Why L.A. Lakers Should Stagger Stars During Games

    The Los Angeles Lakers finally have an offensive coach and the return of the “Showtime” Lakers looks to be on the horizon. They have the elite players, but they also have the age that is creeping up on the team...

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  18. 7 NBA Players Thriving in Increased Roles

    The NBA season is still young as we are seeing some breakout stars who are not household names. The biggest reason for these players’ breakouts is the increased minutes their enjoying due to injury or lack of production from the starter...

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  19. How David Lee Is Thriving Playing with Traditional, Competent NBA Centers

    David Lee is now in his third year with the Golden State Warriors and finally has a big man to complement his talent...

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  20. Initial Report Card Grades for Each Golden State Warriors Rookie

    The season has started out with a little bit less than a bang for all of the Golden State Warriors rookies. Harrison Barnes earned the starting forward job directly out of camp, but besides a couple of key dunks, he has been less than impressive...

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  21. Why Stephen Curry Is the Right Point Guard for the Golden State Warriors

    Stephen Curry was just rewarded by the Golden State Warriors with a four-year, $44 million contract extension to be their floor general and leader on the court...

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  22. Predicting When These NBA Superstars Will Retire

    Everybody likes to remember when their favorite star was in their heyday, winning awards and NBA titles...

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  23. 6 Reasons to Be Confident/Worried as Golden State Warriors Begin NBA Season

    The Golden State Warriors begin the NBA Season with a confidence they haven’t had in over 20 years. They have a starting lineup that is competitive and legitimate players to backup those positions...

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  24. Realistic Stat Projections for Each Member of the Golden State Warriors

    With the 2012-13 season starting next week, Golden State Warriors are excited to see how the new roster performs on the court...

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  25. Is the Golden State Warriors Over/Under Projection Far Too Low?

    The Golden State Warriors are projected to win 34.5 games this season by the Las Vegas oddsmakers. That win total ties the Warriors for 11th place and out of the playoffs...

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