David Thorpe says Houston Rockets wing Chandler Parsons deserves to be considered among the elite players in the NBA.
David Thorpe takes a closer look at the rookies and sophomores who will be on display in the Rising Stars Challenge.
David Thorpe takes James Harden to task by saying the Houston Rockets star needs to grow up and be the team's leader. It's the only way his team will succeed.
David Thorpe examines the New York Knicks' defense -- or lack thereof -- and says one main reason for the team's poor performance is a lethargic Tyson Chandler.
David Thorpe breaks down Russell Westbrook's return to form, including his elite-level explosion. Also he discusses Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin.
David Thorpe examines Houston Rockets center Omer Asik, outlining potential trades involving him.
David Thorpe takes a look at the Eastern Conference and focuses on the burning questions facing the Southeast Division.
David Thorpe breaks down the best strategies to beat the Miami Heat.
David Thorpe offers his 10 players to watch during the opening week of Summer League in Orlando, Fla. Among them are Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond and Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones.
Who have been the best performers in the playoffs so far? We're keeping track.
Homework time for the rooks. Which veteran should Donatas Motiejunas study?
Homework time for the rooks. Which veteran should Jonas Valanciunas study?
David Thorpe looks at three potential playoff spoilers, saying the Pacers, Rockets and Grizzlies all have the ingredients to pull off a postseason upset.
David Thorpe says good times are ahead for Russell Westbrook and Ed Davis after slow starts while J.R. Smith and Mike Conley are struggling after fast starts.
David Thorpe says the Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks are on hot streaks because their stars, Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant are keeping their teammates involved.
Here's how the head of the class looks at the beginning of the season.