Tom Haberstroh writes that despite Kobe Bryant's seeming return to health, which has led to four straight 40-point performances, ultimately he'll fall short of catching Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's all-time scoring title.
Tom Haberstroh writes that while Hornets fans are disappointed about losing Chris Paul, the team is in position for a quick turnaround. Haberstroh ranks them and four other teams in the running to become the next Oklahoma City Thunder.
Tom Haberstroh examines the underachieving Phoenix Suns, who after a mediocre 40-42 season must look for ways to bring themselves young -- and cheap -- talent. The only way to do that is to trade the face of the franchise, Steve Nash.