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.
Player X, an anonymous NBA star, says that contrary to their image, not all players like to party. In fact, drinking alcohol isn't as prevalent as fans might think and it can often mean a quick ticket out of the league.