What's the difference between a good player and a great player? A great player makes his teammates better.
The Olympics raised the issue of style vs. substance. So, which NBA players actually do "play the right way"?
The 3-point shot has become more than just an offensive strategy for the Sonics. It's become a culture.
While the Nuggets have improved with Carmelo Anthony, the Warriors have regressed without last season's top scorers.
The Grizzlies are just as close to achieving home court as they are from missing the playoffs altogether.
The SuperSonics are in jeopardy of supplanting the Magic as the worst defensive team in the NBA.
If Michael Finley's in a slump, it's been going on for 100 games now, stretching over two seasons.
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The Kings are the most accurate, but the Sonics rely on the 3-pointer more than any other team in the NBA.
Less than one week into the season and LeBron James is only 38,333 points behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Ray Allen has two years left on his contract, but the Sonics know a max extension looms.
Ray Allen is still hot. Anthony Mason is not. And Gilbert Arenas is keying the Warriors' surprise playoff push.
Our scouts think Gary Payton won't have any trouble adjusting to life Milwaukee. But his new teammates might need time to adjust to him.