Why do star players feel obligated to take less money? How does this all play into the collective bargaining agreement? Kevin Pelton breaks down pay cuts in the NBA, FAQ-style.
Kevin Pelton looks at the Western Conference's playoff teams and evaluates how they can improve their rosters this offseason.
Kevin Pelton writes that certain stats reveal that defensive-minded coaches have a greater impact on a team's play, and that new Lakers hire Mike Brown (a defensive guru) is also a better offensive coach than he is usually given credit for.
Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus projects Kobe Bryant's future performance based on historical comparisons -- while also looking at what his fellow Laker veterans have left in the tank.
Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus examines some glaring positional holes around the NBA, including the troubling situation at point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers.