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  1. The Definitive NBA Court Design Power Rankings

    Zach Lowe

    Welcome to what might become an annual tradition in these parts: using the doldrums of August and September to evaluate one of those bits of style that define the sensory experience of the NBA. When you're living and breathing the league, e...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  2. Paul George Is a Problem

    Chris Ryan

    Last season, in late March, I awarded John Wall something called M.V.P.N.N.K.L. It's the MVP for people not named Kevin or LeBron. The only NBA players disqualified from winning the award are LeBron James and Kevin Durant (and Kevin Garnett, and Kevi...

    Blog | November 06, 2013
  3. Bill and Jalen's NBA Preview: Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, a...

    Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose

    14. Dallas Mavericks Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose skeptically review Mavs owner Mark Cuban's latest attempt to field an NBA championship roster and consider what Monta Ellis can provide as a second scorer. Plus, Clairvoyant Bill sees a big year comin...

    Blog | October 21, 2013
  4. The Triangle All-Stars: Andre Drummond and Ricky Rubio

    Chris Ryan and Andrew Sharp

    Yesterday, we kicked off the Triangle NBA All-Stars, celebrating the players we love way too much. The first two members were John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins. Today we welcome Andre Drummond and Ricky Rubio to the team. Squad up! Andre Drummond Wh...

    Blog | October 16, 2013
  5. The life and career of Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond

    Jonathan Abrams

    How Pistons center Andre Drummond became the man.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2013
  6. Shooting Blanks: The Players With the Worst ShotScore

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Yesterday we looked at ShotScore, a new method to identify the NBA's best scorers. You can read the full piece here, but in a nutshell, the method compares the actual point yield of an individual NBA shooter against an estimated tally of what an aver...

    Blog | October 10, 2013
  7. Why Is Everybody Punching Brandon Jennings in the Face?

    Chris Ryan

    Almost exactly a month ago, Brandon Jennings got slapped in the face during a Drew League game in Los Angeles. Today, we have reports that Jennings was punched in the grill by L.A. rapper The Game at a nightclub in Hollywood on Saturday. AT HIS OWN B...

    Blog | September 25, 2013
  8. Q&A: Joe Dumars on the Suddenly Exciting Pistons and the Toughest...

    Zach Lowe

    Joe Dumars has been Detroit's top decision-maker for 13 years, and, holy cow, what a 13 years it has been for the franchise. Over this stretch, Dumars has experienced the end of the Grant Hill era; the related and visionary Ben Wallace theft; the sur...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  9. Is Luigi Datome Going to Change the Way Role Players Are Paid in ...

    Brett Koremenos

    Despite all the free-agent hoopla this summer, with trips to mountain retreats and breathless Twitter updates coming at all hours, the Detroit Pistons' acquisition of Italian League MVP Luigi Datome has gone largely unnoticed. Signing for just $3.5 m...

    Blog | August 01, 2013
  10. Brandon for Brandon: What Does the Jennings-Knight Deal Really Me...

    Zach Lowe

    First of all, let's congratulate the Pistons and Bucks on collaborating for a fitting capper to the NBA's silly season. It seemed at times like these two were at the center of at least half the free-agency rumors after July 1. The Pistons used their ...

    Blog | August 01, 2013
  11. Josh Smith and the future of the Detroit Pistons

    Zach Lowe

    What the signing of Josh Smith could mean for Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, and the intriguing but dysfunctional Pistons.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2013
  12. All Hail the NBA Offseason

    Andrew Sharp

    It's mid-July, the offseason is two weeks old, the second (or third?) Dwightmare is officially over, and we have at least three teams who vaulted themselves into the title contender conversation. This summer's especially fun because teams who were go...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  13. Dispatches From NBA Summer League in Orlando, Day 3

    Brett Koremenos

    Another day in Orlando, another day of interesting developments. I must say, I feel fortunate to even be able to write another column today. Yesterday, I watched with some serious trepidation as Joey Crawford approached Rasheed Wallace only to &#8230...

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  14. NBA Job Interview: Otto Porter Jr. (With Scouting Report!)

    Grantland Staff

    Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons talk to NBA draft prospect Otto Porter Jr. about how he plans to guard LeBron James, the parts of his game he needs to improve, and the odds he ends up on the Detroit Pistons. Check out the full-length video below, followe...

    Blog | June 25, 2013
  15. The Definition of Insanity: Why It's Time to Move Away From Retre...

    Jared Dubin

    Popular consensus holds that when looking to fill a head coaching vacancy, hiring a coach with prior NBA head coaching experience is the smart, safe move. Congratulations, NBA team! You've chosen an "experienced, veteran coach" who "knows the league"...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  16. About Last Night: Knicks Go Old-School

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy hunting for valuable royal bones in a local parking lot, here's what you missed in sports on Monday. Tyson Chandler secured his third straight 20-rebound game, becoming the first New York Knick to do so since Willis Reed in...

    Blog | February 05, 2013