Kevin Pelton projects how the Trail Blazers will fare without LaMarcus Aldridge, who is sidelined for up to eight weeks. Pelton writes that the NW division is now up for grabs, with the Thunder likely to make up ground.
Kevin Pelton writes that while most of the NBA seeks to mimic the Spurs' offense, that hasn't been such a good thing this season. He breaks down San Antonio's shooting woes and whether the team is likely to rebound.
Is the door open for Golden State to win the Western Conference now that the Thunder are injury-ravaged? Kevin Pelton takes a look at the Warriors' hot start and what Steve Kerr & Co. need to improve upon to reach the next level.
Are the Thunder doomed, losing both Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook for such a long stretch? Kevin Pelton take a historical look at NBA teams that have lost two stars to injury at the same time. Plus, news and notes from around the league.
Kevin Pelton examines the Chicago Bulls' 57-win projection for the 2014-15 season, noting that Derrick Rose's inclusion in the lineup has little impact on the team's forecast. Plus, news and notes from around the league.
Kevin Durant's injury should only cost the Thunder a couple of wins this season -- but in the competitive Western conference, that could still have a big impact on OKC's title chances. Kevin Pelton explains.