After slow starts, these rookies appear to be on the move.
How does Portland's Damian Lillard stack up with other top young point guards?
David Thorpe writes that while Pau Gasol is complaining about not getting enough touches in the post, the real issue with the Lakers' offense is even simpler: Kobe Bryant is shooting too much.
David Thorpe explains why the Miami Heat could have used a player like Klay Thompson, and why he'll be a valuable NBA player.
Who were the best performers in the playoffs? We've been keeping track.
David Thorpe takes a look at techinical changes the Dallas Mavericks can make to get more out of their offense against the Miami Heat and a change the Heat's defense can also look to.
Who have been the best performers in the playoffs so far? We're keeping track.
David Thorpe writes that the Miami Heat are winning with what could be the league's worst roster from the fifth-best player on down. Next season's solution: Add a nontraditional point guard to the starting lineup.