Kevin Pelton ranks the biggest postseason heartbreaks in NBA history.
With the season at the halfway mark, Kevin Pelton looks at which Western Conference teams have the best chance of sneaking into the playoffs and which are likely to fall out of the race.
Kevin Pelton looks at the best- and worst-case scenarios for the Los Angeles Lakers' 2013-14 season. In the early going, fans have seen glimpses of both extremes.
It is time for LA to think about the summer of 2014 and the next era of Lakers basketball.
What can the Lakers do on offense to even their series against the Spurs? Kevin Pelton has two options.
Which team will win each of the four Western Conference playoff series? Kevin Pelton examines.
What will the Lakers become if Kobe Bryant misses significant time? Kevin Pelton examines.
Looking at the chances of the Lakers and others battling for the last playoff spots.
Breaking down the Los Angeles Lakers' chances of reaching the postseason.
With Pau Gasol out, do the Lakers have a chance to reach the postseason?
If Pau Gasol misses a month, will that end up sinking the Lakers' playoff hopes?
The two squads from Los Angeles have a 21 percent chance of hooking up in the postseason.
Kevin Pelton writes that certain stats reveal that defensive-minded coaches have a greater impact on a team's play, and that new Lakers hire Mike Brown (a defensive guru) is also a better offensive coach than he is usually given credit for.
Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus explains that even though the 3-point shot was the reason for the demise of the Spurs and Magic, they should ditch the long ball completely.