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  1. Pelicans over injury woes?

    Joe Kaiser

    Injuries shortened the seasons of the New Orleans Pelicans' nucleus last season, from Anthony Davis (ankle, back) to Jrue Holiday (leg) to Eric Gordon (knee) to Ryan Anderson (neck). Davis is over the ankle and back troubles that cost him 15 games...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  2. Can Caboclo make a rookie impact?

    Joe Kaiser

    Toronto GM Masai Ujiri shocked the world when he selected Brazilian forward Bruno Caboclo with the No. 20 pick of the 2014 NBA draft, going after a player with long-term upside rather than opting for a safer pick with a lower ceiling who could contri...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  3. Anything behind Rondo-to-Kings?

    Joe Kaiser

    UPDATE: Will Rajon Rondo be heading to Sacramento before the start of the season? Yesterday, we explained why the reported deal that would send Rondo from Boston to Sacramento seemed like a longshot, and apparently both teams have already addresse...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  4. Will Baynes be back with the Spurs?

    Joe Kaiser

    Backup center Aron Baynes beat the odds to make the NBA and win a championship as a member of the San Antonio Spurs last season. But after two seasons in San Antonio, will Baynes be back on the roster in 2014-15? That could depend on whether he gets ...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  5. Any restrictions on Brook Lopez?

    Joe Kaiser

    For Brooklyn center Brook Lopez, two of the last three seasons have essentially been lost due to serious foot injuries. He was limited to five games in 2011-12, and just 17 last season. So will that realization change the way the Nets handle his minu...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  6. Will Douglas play in the NBA in 2014-15?

    Joe Kaiser

    Toney Douglas didn't pan out in Golden State last season, and had minimal impact in Miami after a mid-season trade to the Heat. Has that ended his chances of a spot in the NBA for next season? Apparently, Douglas' next chance to play in the NBA wi...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  7. New look for John Henson in year three?

    Joe Kaiser

    John Henson's development will be interesting to watch in his third season in the NBA. He shined as a rookie after being taken with the final pick of the draft lottery in 2012, then followed it up with a solid second season, finishing with a PER righ...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  8. Will Blair be buried on Wizards' bench?

    Joe Kaiser

    DeJuan Blair expressed much joy in a story Thursday in The Washington Post, calling it "a dream come true" to join the Washington Wizards. With a deep frontcourt, Washington may not be able to assure Blair of regular playing time, however. As J...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  9. New deal coming for Tobias Harris?

    Joe Kaiser

    Orlando's signing of free agent big man Channing Frye this summer gives the team a whole new dynamic, but it also casts some doubt on Tobias Harris' future with the Magic. Harris can become a restricted free agent next summer if turns down Orlando...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  10. Different role for Stephen Curry?

    Joe Kaiser

    Stephen Curry made headlines earlier this week when he went on The Dan Patrick Show and, when asked if he or LeBron James was the better offensive player, confidently chose himself. Can you say slow news day? Getting back to reality, though, it so...

    Blog | August 14, 2014
  11. Will Isaiah Thomas miss part of 2014-15?

    Joe Kaiser

    The news came out of nowhere on Thursday: Isaiah Thomas underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left wrist, the Phoenix Suns announced. Is there a chance this could keep the newly acquired point guard sidelined during the early portion of the 2014-1...

    Blog | August 14, 2014
  12. More rebuilding for Magic in 2014-15?

    Joe Kaiser

    Few teams in the NBA have the young talent that the Orlando Magic has assembled over the past few years. But with the trade of Arron Afflalo to Denver and the loss of veteran point guard Jameer Nelson, a staple in Orlando over the last decade, the...

    Blog | August 14, 2014
  13. Should expectations be higher for Detroit?

    Joe Kaiser

    To review the Detroit Pistons' busy offseason: Hiring a new highly regarded head coach in Stan Van Gundy. Signing two experienced veterans in Caron Butler and D.J. Augustin. Getting continued development from young up-and-comers like Andre Drummond a...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  14. Is Indiana a playoff team in 2014-15?

    Joe Kaiser

    The devastating injury that is expected to keep Paul George out all of next season not only diminishes Indiana's chances of being a top contender in the Eastern Conference, it could even cost the Pacers a spot in the playoffs. That's especially true ...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  15. Who becomes Dallas' sixth man?

    Joe Kaiser

    One of the questions the new-look Dallas Mavericks will face next season is who will step up as the first guy off the bench? Here's an early look at the leading candidates. Earl Sneed of Mavs.com speculated on Sunday that it could come down to eit...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  16. Would Iguodala be better in bench role?

    Joe Kaiser

    Last week, new Golden State coach Steve Kerr raised some eyebrows when he stopped short of committing to the same starting lineup as last season, naming four of the five as sure starters but leaving out Andre Iguodala. But would Iguodala really be...

    Blog | August 11, 2014