The question put to Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld was simple and to the point: Does he feel he deserved a new contract? The Wizards, after all, are wrapping up a fourth consecutive season of far more losses than wins.
Chris Palmer takes a look at the NBA teams with the least to do this offseason, either because they're already a title contender or because they are building around a strong collection of young talent.
Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.
Tom Haberstroh investigates the oft-ignored drawn charge in basketball. It might not show up as a defensive statistic, but it should. And it just might be more valuable than steals or blocks, which casts a different light on a lot of players.