What's the difference between a good player and a great player? A great player makes his teammates better.
Led by Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan, there is no shortage of "real" power forwards in the NBA.
With NBA superstars seemingly always on the move, it's become difficult for fans to develop life-long allegiances.
The NBA playoffs may ultimately come down to which team can get offense from its fourth or fifth option.
With one poor decision after another, Eastern Conference GMs have helped the West take control of the NBA.
The key to building a champion in the NBA is not only acquiring the right players, but keeping them together.
The Grizzlies' 10-man rotation, which worked wonders in the regular season, hasn't been the right formula in the playoffs.
How ugly was Game 1 of the Rockets-Lakers series? L.A. scored 32 points in the second half and actually won.
History has shown that a team needs a big-time scorer, perhaps even an MVP candidate, to win an NBA title.
As he proved in the regular-season finale, Kobe Bryant is the best clutch player in this year's NBA playoffs.
With the NBA playoffs about to begin, no one's quite sure if the Lakers are the team to beat or just another team.
An increase in minutes has allowed the Warriors' Erick Dampier to lead the NBA in offensive rebounding.
Both the Nuggets and Jazz have excelled in a tough conference, but only one of them can make the playoffs.
The Cavs' Carlos Boozer has gotten better every month, and his improvement isn't due to increased playing time.
Many of the top contenders in the Eastern Conference have significant injury concerns heading into the playoffs.
If experience and veteran leadership matter in the playoffs, then the Lakers are clearly the team to beat.