Perhaps it is time to look beyond his 7-foot-6 frame and see, exactly, where Yao Ming fits in.
With the O'Neal-Bryant marriage annulled, who will emerge as the NBA's next dynamic scoring duo?
What defines a ballhog? We look at the NBA's top 10 "hogs" via a statistic we call "impact possessions."
Peja Stojakovic has the ability to turn any team into the best long-distance shooting team in the NBA.
If Detroit suffers the same fate as New York, Philadelphia and New Jersey, it will raise some interesting questions.
The Pacers' 6-0 playoff record is overshadowed by the fact they've benefited from a creampuff bracket.
The Rockets are allegedly Yao Ming's team, but Steve Francis still led Houston in scoring in the postseason.
The key to building a champion in the NBA is not only acquiring the right players, but keeping them together.
How ugly was Game 1 of the Rockets-Lakers series? L.A. scored 32 points in the second half and actually won.
History has shown that a team needs a big-time scorer, perhaps even an MVP candidate, to win an NBA title.
As he proved in the regular-season finale, Kobe Bryant is the best clutch player in this year's NBA playoffs.
With the NBA playoffs about to begin, no one's quite sure if the Lakers are the team to beat or just another team.
With four games left, the Rockets are in jeopardy of falling to the No. 8 seed and perhaps out of the playoffs altogether.
The presence of Chris Webber in the paint has stymied the passing games of Vlade Divac and Brad Miller.
Both the Nuggets and Jazz have excelled in a tough conference, but only one of them can make the playoffs.