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 examines how Carmelo Anthony's possible move to the Miami Heat might work out on the court. Would the "Big Four" mesh?
Kevin Pelton writes whether depth or star power is more important in the NBA finals. He looks back at history and what it means for the 2014 series.
Kevin Pelton says the Miami Heat bumped up their defense by putting LeBron James on Tony Parker, which forced Spurs role players to create their own shots.
Kevin Pelton takes a look at the numbers to explain why the San Antonio Spurs are at their most efficient when Boris Diaw is on the floor.
Kevin Pelton ranks the biggest postseason heartbreaks in NBA history.
Kevin Pelton analyzes three decades' worth of NBA Finals trends to determine what matters, what doesn't and who will win when the San Antonio Spurs take on the Miami Heat.
A look at the San Antonio Spurs' history shows us that Danny Green's performance is an indicating factor of the team's success as a whole.
Many would be quick to name Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook the Thunder's one-two punch, but Kevin Pelton explains the dynamic duo is truly KD and Nick Collison.
The Wizards are looking for John Wall to resume pushing the pace in Game 4, writes Michael Wallace.