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  1. A Speculative Evaluation of Which NBA Free Agents Celebrated Thei...

    Alex Shultz

    Marcin Gortat's Instagram is an international treasure. In the last month alone, he's posted pictures of himself hanging out with a pig, manning some sort of tank,and chilling by the poolside after having one too many Brok Premium...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  2. The Best Way to Understand Daryl Morey

    Andrew Sharp

    The best way to understand Daryl Morey is think of Chris Paul at the end of playoff games. There's nobody more relentless, and nobody more devious, nobody with more stubborn dedication to defy the limits that apply to everybody else. Every angle...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  3. Only 3-Pointers and Layups: The Rio Grande Valley Vipers on the G...

    Grantland Channel

    The Houston Rockets' D-League affiliate, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, shoot more 3s than any other team in professional basketball. Head coach Nevada Smith and Rockets general manager Daryl Morey share an innovative basketball philosophy that h...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  4. The Amazing Pace

    Jason Schwartz

    Grantland really likes NBA basketball. We like it so much that bingeing on LeBron James off-the-wall dunks and Marcin Gortat "Dream Shake" Vines sometimes doesn't cut it. We need more. That brings us to D-League Week, an examination of...

    Blog | February 24, 2014
  5. Second Round, First Priority: Ricky Ledo and Exploiting the CBA's...

    Zach Lowe

    Ricky Ledo's contract negotiations were going badly. Which sounds a little ridiculous. The Mavs selected Ledo with the 43rd pick in the draft, meaning he was a second-rounder with very little leverage and almost certainly no place else to go if he wi...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  6. Will Daryl Morey's Trade-Deadline Long Con Keep This Year's Rocke...

    Ben Detrick

    For basketball dweebs, the last few weeks have been Morey-palooza. Eat Morey. Sleep Morey. Listen to Morey-house Morey-wave Morey-trap. Find a remote island, call it New Mauritania, and govern by conch-shell possession and small-sample-size offensive...

    Blog | March 08, 2013
  7. Sloan Sports Conference Podcast and Video Extravaganza: Daryl Mor...

    Grantland Network

    This past week Grantland visited the annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, and boy are our brains tired. After two days of presentations and panel discussions, we've got a lot to share. So, without further ado, here are a bunch of podcasts an...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  8. Is Rockets GM Daryl Morey's plan finally working in Houston?

    Zach Lowe

    After another deadline steal, Daryl Morey's plan may finally be working. Plus: a surging Bobcat, his pouting teammate, and the underrated Nene.

    Story | Conversation | February 26, 2013
  9. CourtVision: Attack Guards and the Slow Retreat of Deron Williams...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    On the November 7, 2012, episode of Pardon the Interruption, Tony Kornheiser and Mike Wilbon interviewed Dork Elvis, a.k.a. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey. During the interview, Kornheiser asked Morey the following questions: "Is there a specific sta...

    Blog | January 03, 2013
  10. CourtVision: The James HardenKevin Martin Shot-Chart Comparison

    Kirk Goldsberry

    James Harden plays basketball like a video game character: all 3s, dunks, and layups. About 87 percent of his shots come from either near the rim or beyond the 3-point arc. He's great in both areas, but make no mistake — it's his ability to cre...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  11. B.S. Report: Zach Lowe and Haralabos Voulgaris

    Bill Simmons

    Grantland's Zach Lowe and sports bettor Haralabos "Bob" Voulgaris break down the shocking James Harden trade and what they expect from the NBA season. To listen to this podcast, you can download it on iTunes here or go to the ESPN.com PodCenter ...

    Blog | October 30, 2012
  12. How the Rockets Used the New CBA to Steal Omer Asik

    Robert Mays

    I got the news of Omer Asik's offer from the Rockets in an e-mail from a friend. The gist was that Omer, a restricted free agent, was getting paiddddddddddddddddddd — and to be clear, that's "paid" with 19 d's. First reported by Yahoo!'s Adrian...

    Blog | July 02, 2012
  13. B.S. Report: Eric Mangini, Mark Cuban, Bill James, Jeff Van Gundy...

    Bill Simmons

    Bill Simmons headed back to Boston for the 2012 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference. At Sloan, he was joined Eric Mangini, who just finished his first season as an ESPN NFL analyst. You can find the B.S. Report podcast with Eric Mangini on the...

    Blog | March 06, 2012
  14. Daryl Morey and Sam Hinkie on the meaning of Moneyball

    Daryl Morey and Sam Hinkie

    The Rockets front office on the stats movement and how Michael Lewis' book impacted the way they've built a franchise.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2011