Insider's exploration of 'gravity' continues, as Kevin Pelton takes a look at surprising counterexamples.
Check out our player scouting reports and 2014-15 projections for the Lakers.
Kevin Pelton presents the Statistical Future Power Rankings. He uses his projections to write why the Cavaliers have the best chance of winning multiple titles over the next three seasons.
Kevin Pelton hands out grades for the trade that sent Jason Terry from the Kings to the Rockets.
While numbers show a scary good offense, can the Cleveland Cavaliers step up defensively? That's up to new head coach David Blatt.
Who's got the easiest or hardest strength of schedule? Who cares? It doesn't mean much anyway. Here's why...
Kevin Pelton offers his Summer League superlatives -- the best and worst, the most tantalizing and disappointing players.
Why do star players feel obligated to take less money? How does this all play into the collective bargaining agreement? Kevin Pelton breaks down pay cuts in the NBA, FAQ-style.
Kevin Pelton looks at the smart signing of Kyle Lowry compared to some other deals for guards.
Kevin Pelton ranks the top 30 NBA free agents of 2014 by the numbers, including wins above replacement player, win percentage and real plus-minus. LeBron James comes in at No. 1 overall.
Which NBA teams got the most value out of their draft picks? Kevin Pelton explores.
Kevin Pelton takes a look at San Antonio's dominant numbers from the NBA Finals and explains why its lopsided five-game series win will go down in history.
Kevin Pelton ranks the biggest postseason heartbreaks in NBA history.
Kevin Pelton looks closer at what Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love could command -- and deserve -- on the market. He explains why Love is the best player on the trade block in the past 40 years.