LeBron James and Andrew Wiggins to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Jabari Parker to the Milwaukee Bucks. Pau Gasol to the Chicago Bulls. Add in Eastern Conference finalist Indiana and the Central Division may now be prime-time viewing.
Chris Broussard checks in with three veteran NBA scouts on the most overrated and underrated players in the league. Ricky Rubio gets multiple votes as an overrated player, while Goran Dragic is a popular choice as being underrated.
Bradford Doolittle examines some of the most notable overachievers and underachievers this season in the NBA. He leads with Indiana forward Paul George, who has a plus-2.73 WARP over his preseason projection.
Josh Smith scored 29 points as the Atlanta Hawks built a 17-point lead at halftime, then withstood an Indiana comeback over the final two quarters to even the series with a 102-91 victory in Game 4 on Monday night.