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  1. NBA Job Interview: Alex Len (With Scouting Report!)

    Grantland Staff

    Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons question NBA draft prospect Alex Len about his injury, his adjustment to life in America, and his girlfriend, who can dunk. Check out a short clip below, followed by Brett Koremenos's scouting report and the full-length vi...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  2. The Art of Coaching Adjustments in the NBA Playoffs

    Brett Koremenos

    Making adjustments in the playoffs is like any art form, in that inspiration is derived from experience. As coaches navigate the gauntlet of playoff basketball, they rely heavily on the situations they've already seen. When a coach makes a brilliant,...

    Blog | May 03, 2013
  3. Kobe Bryant's Selfish Unselfishness and the Lakers' Best Hope for...

    Zach Lowe

    As with everything related to Kobe Bryant and the Lakers, there is the tendency to make a giant deal out of every game-to-game adjustment Bryant makes. Kobe finished with 11 assists last night, reigniting the debate over whether the Lakers are "bette...

    Blog | April 03, 2013
  4. YouTube HOF: Hats!

    Grantland staff

    Gangster Squad makes its long-delayed debut this week, and the Grantland staff couldn't help but notice that, from the looks of the trailers, at least, this film seems to feature a noticeable excess of hats. This places it in an important, rarefied e...

    Blog | January 09, 2013
  5. Stuck Between Systems: The Ever-Changing Lakers Take On the Rocke...

    Jay Caspian Kang

    How many adjustments does a team need to make before you just throw up your hands and call it broken? If you read any of the papers in Los Angeles or listen to any sports talk radio or scan through the dozens of purple-and-gold blogs, you'd believe t...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  6. Is This Real: Is the Late Bye Week a Competitive Advantage?

    Bill Barnwell

    I've heard all kinds of theories surrounding the bye week. Some fans hope that their team will get an early bye week so they can heal up from the grind of training camp and make adjustments that will push their team forward over the bulk of the regul...

    Blog | November 07, 2012
  7. B.S. Report: Mike Lombardi

    Bill Simmons

    Mike Lombardi and Bill Simmons discuss the bizarre coaching strategies and necessary adjustments from Week 6 of the NFL season. You can listen to this podcast on iTunes here or at the PodCenter. Previously on the B.S. Report: Jac...

    Blog | October 16, 2012
  8. What Adjustments Do the Spurs Need to Make?

    Sebastian Pruiti

    Everyone expected an exciting Western Conference finals from the San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma City Thunder, and they have not disappointed. The Spurs looked untouchable on the offensive end through Games 1 and 2, executing to perfection and sco...

    Blog | June 06, 2012
  9. The San Antonio Offense Clinic

    Sebastian Pruiti

    The Oklahoma City Thunder needed to make adjustments going into Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs. Adjustments they made, managing 111 points. Yet they still lost, allowing 120 points. The Thunder can't win the ser...

    Blog | May 30, 2012
  10. How Can the Knicks Counter Miami's Fronting?

    Sebastian Pruiti

    The adjustments a coach makes between games (and during them) in a playoff series can decide whether his team makes a run to the Conference Finals or bows out in the first round. The New York Knicks didn't make enough in-game adjustments against the ...

    Blog | April 30, 2012
  11. Six Ways to Fix Jersey Shore

    David Jacoby

    Jersey Shore needs to evolve or it will die. Sure, ratings are the highest they've ever been, and MTV and the cast are printing money, but to turn this short con into a long con, adjustments must be made. Ask Paris Hilton, Lindsay Lohan, or UGG boots...

    Blog | October 20, 2011
  12. Why there is no clear favorite on the women's side of Wimbledon

    Louisa Thomas

    Ana Ivanovic and the state of women's tennis.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2011