Marc Stein checks in with advance scouts to get their takes on the most pressing NBA topics.
Scouts Inc.'s David Thorpe takes a look at which rookies are playing well in summer league.
Scouts Inc.'s David Thorpe takes a look at the early Rookie of the Year candidates.
Vlade Divac ended his 16-year NBA playing career, easing into a new job with the Lakers as a liaison and scout in Europe.
It's too late for adjustments. The Lakers must match the Pistons' intensity or pack it in.
Insider's playoff scout explains how Detroit's defense has shackled the Lakers, and what L.A. can do about it.
Brian James, Insider's playoff scout, believes how the Pistons play in Game 3 will determine the outcome of the Finals.
Brian James, Insider's playoff scout, explains how Detroit dominated Game 1 and what L.A. has to do even things up.
Longtime NBA assistant coach and scout Brian James takes an in-depth look at the second-round matchups.
Longtime NBA assistant coach and scout Brian James takes an in-depth look at the first-round matchups.