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  1. 2015 NBA Trade Value, Part 1

    Bill Simmons

    Reason no. 228 why I love writing the just-about-annual "Who Has The Highest Trade Value In The NBA?" column: Derrick Rose, January 23, 2015. After Rose upended LeBron's budding MVP Award dynasty in 2011, Chicagoans l...

    Blog | January 23, 2015
  2. 13 Observations From the D-League Showcase

    Zach Lowe

    Some random news and notes after a few days on the West Coast - first in Santa Cruz for the D-League Showcase, and then in Los Angeles to tape The Grantland Basketball Hour: This is a worst-case scenario for any team that bets big on a t...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  3. NBA Shootaround: Closing Time

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is back to help you keep track of it all. You'll find takes on moments you might've missed from the previous night, along with ones you will remember forever. Sam Forencich...

    Blog | January 15, 2015
  4. A Case for Not Realigning NBA Conferences Just Yet

    Jason Concepcion

    An overview of three consecutive days in December in the Western Conference: 1. On the evening of December 17, the Spurs, whose continual presence among the NBA elite is in no small part due to the team's conservative distribution of pla...

    Blog | December 29, 2014
  5. The NBA’s Western Conference Power Rankings

    Zach Lowe

    This is the second consecutive year in which it feels necessary around the holidays to step back like Chazz Palminteri in The Usual Suspects and take a wide-lens look at the bloodbath that is the 2014-15 Western Conference. This could be the great...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  6. Korver’s Threat: How the Atlanta Sharpshooter Frightens NBA...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    The most potent jump shot in the NBA might belong to Atlanta's Kyle Korver. The Hawks deadeye ranks first in the league in 3-point percentage and second in 3-point production, and through 24 games he's shooting a ridiculous 54.6 p...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  7. Why Are You So Bad, Tottenham?

    Mike L. Goodman

    Tottenham just seem like they should be a better team. The club has a ton of players who were very good before they came to North London, in addition to a manager who's a proven commodity in England. Spurs aren't Liverpoo...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  8. The Tiers of the NBA: Ranking the Teams From Top to Bottom

    Zach Lowe

    It's that time again. I hope you spent the weekend and Monday night hugging your loved ones, sipping nice wines, renting the movies that have been languishing on your personal backlog, and savoring the fleeting touch of the autumn sunshine...

    Blog | October 28, 2014
  9. Gylfi Sigurdsson Is Doing Swimmingly at Swansea

    Mike L. Goodman

    Gylfi Sigurdsson has had a very good couple of months. He nearly got Iceland into the World Cup. He returned to Swansea after a stint with Spurs, and has promptly led the Swans on a great run to start the season. Swansea are currently eighth in the t...

    Blog | October 24, 2014
  10. Scenes From ‘The Grantland Basketball Hour’ Debut

    Grantland Channel

    The Grantland Basketball Hour premiered Thursday night, with guest appearances from Jeff Van Gundy, Grantland writer Zach Lowe, Doc Rivers, and Michelle Beadle. In case you missed it, here are some scenes from the show. Doc Rivers joi...

    Blog | October 24, 2014
  11. NBA Windows: The Ricky Rubio Spiritual Trade Machine

    Chris Ryan

    This year, more than any in recent memory, the NBA is about windows of opportunity. As we gear up for what could be a classic season, Grantland will take a close look at the ones that matter. The pieces in this NBA Windows series...

    Blog | October 10, 2014
  12. Jalen and Jacoby: Ranking the 10 Best Backcourts in the NBA

    Jalen Rose and David Jacoby

    Jalen Rose and David Jacoby break down the top 10 backcourts in the NBA and take a look at Russell Westbrook, Michigan football, and Waka Flocka's NBA Finals prediction. Listen to the podcast here. Subscribe to the Grantland Sports podc...

    Blog | October 04, 2014
  13. 15 Questions for San Antonio’s Matt Bonner

    Kirk Goldsberry

    At the beginning of the summer the San Antonio Spurs beat LeBron James and the Miami Heat to win the 2014 NBA championship. At summer's end we caught up with the Spurs' one and only Matt Bonner over email to review everything from the ...

    Blog | September 22, 2014
  14. The Perilous Journey Into the NBA's Bargain Bin

    Zach Lowe

    The San Antonio Spurs, bastions of the beautiful game who discovered Gary Neal and fanned the embers of Danny Green's jump shot, are working out Michael Beasley, per Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski. That's the same Michael...

    Blog | September 19, 2014
  15. The Definitive NBA Court Design Power Rankings

    Zach Lowe

    Welcome to what might become an annual tradition in these parts: using the doldrums of August and September to evaluate one of those bits of style that define the sensory experience of the NBA. When you're living and breathing the league, e...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  16. About Last Night: Dodging the Angels

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy asking LeBron James for the one secret he used to lose that stubborn belly fat, here are the top six stories you missed in sports on Tuesday: Los Angeles starter Clayton Kershaw was uncharacteristically shaky, but the Dod...

    Blog | August 06, 2014