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  1. Triangle Thanksgiving: Dirk, Chuck, Rick, and Other Reasons We Sh...

    Andrew Sharp

    When you were growing up, did your parents ever make your whole family go around the Thanksgiving dinner table and say what you're thankful for? Mine did, every single year. And that's what we're doing with sports today. For two reasons. First, b...

    Blog | November 27, 2013
  2. NBA Shootaround: Coffee Is for Closers

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is back to help you keep track of it all. You'll find takes on moments you might've missed from the previous night, along with ones you will remember forever. This Garden Belongs to Paul Georg...

    Blog | November 21, 2013
  3. CourtVision: The Revenge of Monta Ellis

    Kirk Goldsberry

    The ridicule has trailed him for years, in out-of-town gyms and on the NBA's snarkiest message boards. Perhaps no player has been mocked more than Monta Ellis. He shoots too much; he has never met a jumper he didn't like; he's a ball hog; he's a volu...

    Blog | November 07, 2013
  4. Q&A: LARRY SANDERS! on the New-Look Bucks and Being LARRY SANDERS...

    Zach Lowe

    It has been quite a year for [clears throat] LARRY SANDERS!. He broke out last season, blowing away his previous minutes totals, cutting his once astronomical foul rate, cleaning the defensive glass, and scaring the hell out of any opponent who dared...

    Blog | October 31, 2013
  5. NBA Shootaround: Grand Opening

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is back to help you keep track of it all. You'll find takes on moments you might've missed from the previous night, along with ones you will remember forever. We Can Be Heroes ... Just for One...

    Blog | October 31, 2013
  6. Bill and Jalen's NBA Preview: Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, a...

    Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose

    14. Dallas Mavericks Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose skeptically review Mavs owner Mark Cuban's latest attempt to field an NBA championship roster and consider what Monta Ellis can provide as a second scorer. Plus, Clairvoyant Bill sees a big year comin...

    Blog | October 21, 2013
  7. Bill and Jalen's NBA Preview: Dallas Mavericks

    Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose

    Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose skeptically review Mavs owner Mark Cuban's latest attempt to field an NBA championship roster, consider what Monta Ellis can provide as a second scorer, and Clairvoyant Bill sees a big year coming from Dirk Nowitzki. NOTHI...

    Blog | October 19, 2013
  8. Shooting Blanks: The Players With the Worst ShotScore

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Yesterday we looked at ShotScore, a new method to identify the NBA's best scorers. You can read the full piece here, but in a nutshell, the method compares the actual point yield of an individual NBA shooter against an estimated tally of what an aver...

    Blog | October 10, 2013
  9. The NBA Media Day Power Rankings

    Andrew Sharp

    We've been getting in the mood for basketball for a few weeks now, but the NBA season doesn't officially begin until Media Day. That's when everything that's amazing and ridiculous comes back at once. The photos, the quotes, the trash talk, the o...

    Blog | October 02, 2013
  10. A Fan's Notes: Let's Talk About Mark Cuban

    The Masked Man

    Over the weekend, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban took to his blog — normally an outpost for stock investing advice, third-way political observations, and Shark Tank updates — to explain not just the Mavs' current offseason but the enti...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  11. The 2012-13 CourtVision Awards: The Bricklayers

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Every player possesses individual strengths and weaknesses, and every player casts up a unique set of field goal attempts. Some players get lots of shots in areas where they excel, and others experience the opposite — they take lots of shots in...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  12. NBA Free-Agency Rumormonger: Houston's D12 Red Carpet, New York B...

    Chris Ryan

    It's the most wonderful time of the year. Early this morning, at midnight, NBA free-agency season officially got under way. Consider this a clearinghouse for all the rumors floating around. Loose lips may sink ships destroy cap space, but they sure a...

    Blog | July 01, 2013
  13. The life and career of Milwaukee Bucks guard Monta Ellis

    Jonathan Abrams

    Conscience-free chucker or transcendent scoring talent? The Milwaukee Bucks star can be both, and maybe more.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2013
  14. 'Inside the Playbook' NBA Playoffs Preview: Knicks, Celtics, Heat...

    Brett Koremenos

    In preparation for the NBA playoffs, this is the first of four entries breaking down one key play or action central to the success of each playoff-bound team. Check back later this week for the remaining 12 breakdowns. New York Knicks: The Carmel...

    Blog | April 17, 2013
  15. Finding the True Bright Spots in the Bucks' Recent Success

    Brett Koremenos

    It was just eight days ago that the Milwaukee Bucks were left for dead on the side of the NBA highway. Losers of three straight, the team clung to the final Eastern Conference playoff spot strictly by default. The trigger-happy duo of Monta Ellis and...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  16. NBA Short-Attention-Span Power Rankings: Oh, Deer!

    Chris Ryan

    A survey of the players and teams making moves in last night's NBA action. 1. Monta Ellis Ellis had 34 points on 15-21 shooting last night, leading his Milwaukee team to their second overtime win in as many games (this time over the Jazz), an...

    Blog | March 05, 2013