Bradford Doolittle evaluates the early winners and losers of NBA free agency, then looks at a few teams that are treading water or have incomplete grades based on their moves so far.
Many think summer international play affects NBA performance in the following season, for better and worse. But, as Tom Haberstroh writes, in the case of three particular bits of conventional wisdom, that's just not true.
Paul Pierce sits down with Jerry Colangelo, learning some of what's expected of Team USA players
Vince Carter shrugs off Olympic snub, while LeBron James looks forward to Oscar Night.
In two seasons, Tayshaun Prince has gone from afterthought to the third-best shooter of the 2004 playoffs.