The World roster has a decided edge on the U.S. in the Rising Stars Challenge, writes David Thorpe.
Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker packed the gym full of fans and emerged as must-see players at summer league. Here's why.
David Thorpe offers three pieces of advice for new Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt.
David Thorpe believes three young summer leaguers are poised to make an immediate impact for their respective teams.
Homework time for the rooks. Which veteran should Anthony Bennett study?
David Thorpe writes that Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson has embraced his role as his Denver's main scorer and best player. Could he be a dark-horse MVP candidate?
Who could break into #NBArank's Top 100
David Thorpe answers burning questions facing the Eastern Conference's Central Division heading into the 2013-14 season. Among them: Can Derrick Rose return to greatness?
David Thorpe answers burning questions facing the Eastern Conference's Atlantic Division heading into the 2013-14 season. Among them: Does anyone believe in the Knicks (including themselves)?
David Thorpe breaks down the best strategies to beat the Miami Heat.
Who have been the best performers in the playoffs so far? We're keeping track.
If the Heat are to advance past the Bulls, they'll need more production from NBA MVP LeBron James, David Thorpe writes. Likewise, for the Bulls to pull a major upset, Carlos Boozer must be more assertive inside.
Homework time for the rooks. Which veteran should Anthony Davis study?
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.
David Thorpe says San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was completely justified in resting his starters instead of playing them against Miami on Thursday night.
David Thorpe says potent duos not only make a great combination, but the also make each other and their teammates better.