Amin Elhassan offers up the first 2014-15 installment of his NBA Rookie Readiness Scale, ranking first-year players based on five key categories. Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic tops the early-season list.
Are the Thunder doomed, losing both Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook for such a long stretch? Kevin Pelton take a historical look at NBA teams that have lost two stars to injury at the same time. Plus, news and notes from around the league.