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  1. What can Shannon Brown do for Heat?

    Nick Borges

    The Miami Heat still have several offseason roster spots available and Wednesday they filled one of the positions by signing eight-year NBA veteran Shannon Brown to a one-year, minimum contract. Brown can provide scoring and defense off the bench ...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  2. Why Kings signed Eric Moreland

    Nick Borges

    The Sacramento Kings quickly added forward Eric Moreland to their summer roster after he was not selected in the 2014 NBA draft. Moreland averaged 19.2 minutes, 3.5 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.7 blocks in six games and his play on defense and the abil...

    Blog | July 30, 2014
  3. Why trading for Kevin Love is a no-brainer - NBA

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton outlines why Kevin Love is one of the best players to ever hit the NBA trade market, highlighting the big man's key strengths and debunking the claim that he is a defensive liability.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014
  4. NBA - Nerlens Noel prides himself in his defense and blocks

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton sits down with Nerlens Noel for data dialogue and discusses the numbers behind the mobile big man's ability to block shots and make steals.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2014
  5. Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker offers insight into his own ...

    Bradford Doolittle

    In the first installment of Insider Summer School's Data Dialogue, Jabari Parker sits down with Bradford Doolittle to give an inside look behind his own statistics.

    Story | Conversation | July 14, 2014
  6. Where McLemore aims to improve

    Joe Kaiser

    As a rookie last season, Ben McLemore didn't live up to the lofty expectations that came with being a lottery pick. His offensive game was one-dimensional, his defense was erratic at best and his 7.77 PER wasn't what the Kings were hoping for out of ...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  7. Better fit for LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers or Miami Heat? -...

    Tom Haberstroh

    Tom Haberstroh builds the potential rosters, runs the projections and declares where LeBron would be a better fit next season and beyond: Cleveland or Miami.

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2014
  8. 2014 NBA Draft: Jerami Grant the next Kawhi Leonard?

    David Thorpe

    David Thorpe says teams that are drafting in the first round could learn a couple of lessons from the Spurs.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2014
  9. NBA Finals - How the Miami Heat defense stepped up in Game 2

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton says the Miami Heat bumped up their defense by putting LeBron James on Tony Parker, which forced Spurs role players to create their own shots.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2014
  10. Latest with Bulls, Nikola Mirotic

    Nick Borges

    The Euroleague final was played on Sunday and Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Real Madrid 98-86 on overtime. Forward Nikola Mirotic has been possibly the best player outside the U.S. this season, but on Sunday he struggled, especially on defense. Now Mirot...

    Blog | May 19, 2014
  11. The Los Angeles Clippers aren't alone in poor defensive play - 20...

    Bradford Doolittle

    The Los Angeles Clippers have not been able to get stops against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but they are far from alone in this regard during this season's playoffs, writes Bradford Doolittle.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  12. Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein among nation's best shot-blockers ...

    Fran Fraschilla

    Fran Fraschilla identifies the top five shot-blockers in college basketball, including Kentucky forward Willie Cauley-Stein.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2014
  13. NBA playoffs - Roster Reload: Next moves for Houston Rockets

    Bradford Doolittle and Amin Elhassan

    Bradford Doolittle and Amin Elhassan look at how the Houston Rockets could reload their roster for 2014-15.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  14. Chicago Bulls could save their postseason - 2014 NBA playoffs

    Amin Elhassan

    Amin Elhassan breaks down the key flaws Chicago has displayed thus far against the Washington Wizards, and offers up solutions for turning the Bulls' postseason around.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2014
  15. Should Indiana Pacers bench Roy Hibbert? - NBA playoffs

    Kevin Pelton

    With Roy Hibbert playing inefficiently on defense, Kevin Pelton examines both the case for and against the Pacers benching Hibbert in the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2014
  16. NBA draft - Examining James Young's draft stock, pro future

    NBA Draft Experts

    Chad Ford, Kevin Pelton and Amin Elhassan offer a multi-perspective look at draft prospect James Young.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2014