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  1. NBA - Sloan Conference offers innovative look at shooting and reb...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton rounds up the innovative basketball discussions that arose at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference this past weekend.

    Story | Conversation | March 03, 2014
  2. 2013 NBA playoffs: What is next for the Los Angeles Lakers?

    Kevin Pelton

    It is time for LA to think about the summer of 2014 and the next era of Lakers basketball.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2013
  3. NBA: Why hiring defensive-minded coaches like new Lakers boss Mik...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton writes that certain stats reveal that defensive-minded coaches have a greater impact on a team's play, and that new Lakers hire Mike Brown (a defensive guru) is also a better offensive coach than he is usually given credit for.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2011
  4. NBA: Projecting how much Kobe Bryant has left in the tank

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus projects Kobe Bryant's future performance based on historical comparisons -- while also looking at what his fellow Laker veterans have left in the tank.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2011
  5. NBA: Los Angeles Lakers PGs Derek Fisher, Steve Blake are lacking...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus examines some glaring positional holes around the NBA, including the troubling situation at point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2011
  6. NBA: The San Antonio Spurs and the Orlando Magic died by the 3; w...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus explains that even though the 3-point shot was the reason for the demise of the Spurs and Magic, they should ditch the long ball completely.

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2011
  7. NBA: Playoff teams likely to regress in 2011-12

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at five playoff teams likely to regress in 2011-2012.

    Story | Conversation | April 25, 2011
  8. NBA Trends: Andrew Bynum has been Lakers' MVP, Anthony Randolph i...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton spotlights three NBA trends to watch. Anthony Randolph has improved his numbers, Andrew Bynum is second-half MVP and a look back at the best players from March.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2011
  9. NBA Fantasy: Washington Wizards rookie Jordan Crawford is a must-...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2011
  10. NBA Fantasy: Boston Celtics Jeff Green and Indiana Pacers Tyler H...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2011
  11. NBA Fantasy: The Atlanta Hawks' Jamal Crawford and New York Knick...

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2011
  12. NBA Trends: Dwight Howard has MVP-type month

    Kevin Pelton

    In searching for the latest NBA trends, Kevin Pelton finds Dwight Howard having an off-the-charts month, sees the Cleveland Cavaliers starting to turn things around thanks to Ramon Sessions and discusses the historical impact of deadline deals.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2011
  13. NBA trends: Chris Paul struggling, Chicago Bulls thriving, All-St...

    Kevin Pelton

    In searching for the latest NBA trends, Kevin Pelton explains Chris Paul's recent struggles heading into the All-Star break, how the Bulls have been thriving without Joakim Noah and what the All-Star Game means as a predictor of NBA champs.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2011
  14. NBA Trends: How Hedo Turkoglu is thriving in his second stint wit...

    Kevin Pelton

    In searching for the latest NBA trends, Kevin Pelton discovers the new ways in which the Orlando Magic are using Hedo Turkoglu in his second stint with the team. Also: the New Orleans Hornets' best chance at playoff success lies with their elite defense.

    Story | Conversation | January 31, 2011
  15. NBA Fantasy: New Jersey Nets F Kris Humphries in for big week

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2011
  16. NBA Fantasy: San Antonio Spurs Richard Jefferson in for big week

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2011