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  1. The End of Mark Jackson and a New Beginning for the Warriors

    Zach Lowe

    I first interviewed Mark Jackson about 20 games into last season for a piece about Golden State's massive improvement on defense. Jackson went out of his way to point out, unsolicited and on the record, that it would be wrong to publicly cr...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  2. Splash Engineering: A Look at the Science Behind Golden State&rsq...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    On April 19, the Warriors were in Los Angeles to square off against their bitter rivals in Game 1 of their overqualified first-round series. Early in the first quarter, Stephen Curry inbounded the ball to Andre Iguodala, who stood along the...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  3. Shots! Shots! Shots!

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Back on February 25, late in the third quarter of a home game against Chicago, Atlanta's Dexter Pittman grabbed an offensive rebound and immediately went up for a layup. He missed. It would be Pittman's only shot of the year. He w...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  4. The NBA Mega-List of Things to Like and Dislike

    Zach Lowe

    Every year, dozens of "likes" and "dislikes" fail to make it into a Tuesday column, left to die if they are somehow unique to that particular season. And every year, we try to save at least some of them with a mega-post to showcas...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  5. About Last Night: Doc's House Call

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy running into a heavily padded man one last time for the kids, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday: Former Boston head coach Doc Rivers's emotional return to Boston was a success as his Clippers came from behind to...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  6. Please, Basketball Gods, Let the Thunder and Warriors Play in the...

    Chris Ryan

    Man, this has been a weird little season so far. Everybody looks terrible on the second night of back-to-backs, and back-to-backs are happening all the time. Miami looks human, Indy looks unbeatable, Brooklyn looks old, J.R. Smith hates Brandon Jenni...

    Blog | November 15, 2013
  7. About Last Night: Fab Freshmen

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy convincing friends and family that your Movember mustache should probably stick around through Mocember, here's what you missed on sports on Tuesday: In a battle of the nation's best freshmen, Jabari Parker outshone Andrew ...

    Blog | November 13, 2013
  8. NBA Regular-Season Championship Belt Game Alert: Warriors vs. Tim...

    Chris Ryan

    Last week, we introduced the NBA Regular-Season Championship Belt — a season-long King of the Hill competition to make seemingly inconsequential matchups very friggin' consequential. The idea came from this awesome thread on the /r/NBA board ov...

    Blog | November 06, 2013
  9. About Last Night: Lambeau Woes

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy backing up your asshole son by trolling online forums incognito, here's what you missed in sports on Monday: Josh McCown led the Bears to a 27-20 win over an injury-depleted Green Bay Packers squad at Lambeau Field, creatin...

    Blog | November 05, 2013
  10. Biting the Hot Hand: Basketball's Enduring Streakiness Debate Rag...

    Zach Lowe

    The "hot hand" has been mostly dead for the last half-decade — the province of irrational believers in "the zone" and "clutch hitting" and other amorphous concepts that haven't withstood killjoy statistical analysis. Almost every search for the...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  11. The 2012-13 CourtVision Awards: The Best Shooters

    Kirk Goldsberry

    DeAndre Jordan led the NBA in field goal percentage in 2012-13, but what does that actually mean? Field goal percentage remains our best proxy for shooting ability, but when we ignore the key interactions between court space and shooting percentage, ...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  12. NBA Free-Agency Shootaround: Independence Day

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is here to help you keep track of it all. Here, you'll find takes on all the big free-agency transactions of the last few days, along with some of the not-so-big ones. It's Expected, I'm Gone ...

    Blog | July 08, 2013
  13. Stephen Curry Can Be the Next Steve Nash, But Does He Want to Be?...

    Brett Koremenos

    No part of what's been a mostly predictable NBA postseason has been more entertaining than Stephen Curry's emergence as a bona fide superstar. Even on the playoff stage, where opposing coaches knew exactly what Curry wanted to do, and how he wanted t...

    Blog | May 21, 2013
  14. NBA Playoffs Short-Attention-Span Power Rankings: Fun While It La...

    Grantand Staff

    A survey of the players and teams making moves in last night's NBA action. 1. Stephen Curry, Point Guard? (All GIFs by @HeyBelinda) Chris Ryan: With about nine minutes left in the third quarter and the Spurs holding on to a slipping six-po...

    Blog | May 17, 2013
  15. CourtVision: The Other Warriors

    Kirk Goldsberry

    The other night in San Antonio, the Spurs "regained control" of their series with the upstart Golden State Warriors. Their winning formula was familiar: Tim Duncan and Tony Parker led the team in field goal attempts, while Manu Ginobili, Kawhi Leonar...

    Blog | May 16, 2013
  16. B.S. Report: Joe House and Zach Lowe

    Bill Simmons

    In Part 1 of 2, Bill Simmons talks to Joe House about the NHL and NBA playoffs, then asks which playoff city is House's food favorite. In Part 2, Simmons calls Zach Lowe to talk about the NBA playoffs and whether Golden State can pull off the upset o...

    Blog | May 13, 2013