Using game stats and a variety of beyond-the-box score metrics, Neil Paine ranks the top 10 conference finals players of all time. LeBron James, Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan top the list.
Neil Paine says while the Lakers' 2012-13 campaign has been disappointing, preseason expectations were completely unrealistic.
Neil Paine measures the 'true talent' of every team in every division
Neil Paine projects how the NBA's three best teams would fare against each other in seven-game series: Lakers versus Heat, Heat versus Thunder and Thunder versus Lakers.
Neil Paine examines where the 2012-13 Lakers might rank among L.A.'s all-time best squads.