Questions trouble many teams in the playoffs -- especially the No. 1 seeded Pacers, who ended the season on a 4-6 run, Scoop Jackson writes.
Amid many worthy candidates, the NBA Coach of the Year award will likely end up going to one of three guys, Scoop Jackson writes.
Oklahoma City didn't plan to replace James Harden with two guys, but Jeremy Lamb and Reggie Jackson are posting similar stats to the former sixth man of the year.
Everyone wants to grab the Heat's crown, but which teams made the right moves to put themselves in position to grab it? Scoop Jackson takes a look.
In the NBA, champions evolve from teams that previously didn't quite get there; they aren't made overnight. If the Thunder win a title, it will be because they learned from this loss.
Understand this moving forward: Russell Westbrook -- not Kevin Durant -- will be the reason OKC wins a championship.
Start with his numbers. Then look at what he's done for the Wolves. Any questions? Didn't think so. Kevin Love is in the MVP conversation.
He's a ray of sunlight for Mavericks fans now. But it wasn't so long ago that the air around Dirk Nowitzki was fogged with the stench of his prior playoff failures. How easily we forget!
There's one every season: the team no one wants to meet in the NBA playoffs. Right now, it's Oklahoma City showing the muscle and the mojo to keep playing into June. Fear the Thunder!
Despite what you might have heard, the NBA sky is not falling just because LeBron and Melo turned their backs on the Cavs and the Nuggets to start fresh in greener pastures.
It won't be easy, but here's a way for the NBA and its players association to get around one of the roadblocks in the way of a new CBA.
This most eventful of NBA offseasons has given rise to question after question after question. It's time for the answers. So let the games begin!
If we're to take Michael Jordan at his word that he'd never have orchestrated a collaboration with Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, are we to presume he wouldn't sign LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh for the team he owns?
For the first time in the Finals, the refs were invisible during Game 4. But what took them so long to disappear? And can they stay out of sight in Game 5?
He might be the greatest unknown in the NBA playoffs right now. Is Kevin Garnett too old? Too lame? No longer so sure of himself? One writer's faith in 'The Kid' is being tested.