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  1. Clippers are in the contender conversation

    Jovan Buha

    LOS ANGELES -- There is a fine line between being a legitimate title contender and merely a good playoff team. Thirty-four games into their season, it's still unclear which distinction best fits the Los Angeles Clippers. "We've played at a pretty ...

    Blog | January 01, 2014
  2. What's next for Marvin Williams?

    Nick Borges

    There had been plenty of talk that Marvin Williams could re-sign with the Utah Jazz, however a good amount of executives thought the forward would look to join up with a contender for a spot in the 2015 playoffs. That thinking has not changed as ther...

    Blog | July 05, 2014
  3. Clippers finally looking like a contender

    Arash Markazi

    LOS ANGELES - In the waning moments of the Los Angeles Clippers' 48-point victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, Glen "Big Baby" Davis got up during a timeout and entertained his teammates by dancing to Alexandra Stan's "Mr. Saxobeat." I...

    Blog | March 07, 2014
  4. NBA: Tank Rank -- Front-runners for No. 1 pick emerge

    Chad Ford

    Things are starting to take form at the bottom of the league. Chad Ford takes a look at the tanking landscape.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2014
  5. NBA - Picking the Western Conference All-Star reserves

    Kevin Pelton

    In the wake of the announcement of the All-Star starting rosters, Kevin Pelton offers his choices for the Western Conference reserves.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2014
  6. Monta Ellis, Mavericks cruise to send Magic to 8th straight loss

    Monta Ellis scored 21 points, Dirk Nowitzki added 15 and the Dallas Mavericks beat Orlando 107-88 on Monday night, extending the Magic's longest losing streak of the season to eight games.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | January 13, 2014
  7. NBA: Tank Rank -- Waiting for the big reveal

    Chad Ford

    Six weeks into the season, we are starting to get a clearer look at who intends to win, and who doesn't.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2013
  8. Boston Celtics guard Courtney Lee among veterans contenders could...

    Amin Elhassan

    Amin Elhassan provides his list of 11 veteran players who could be part of "fire sale" trades this season. Celtics guard Courtney Lee, a strong 3-point shooter and defender, would be a solid addition for teams hoping to go deep in the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2013
  9. NBA - Miami Heat among best NBA title bets

    Dave Tuley

    Dave Tuley gives his best NBA title value bets for the 2013-14 season and updated over/under win totals.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2013
  10. NBA - Comparing this season's contenders to past teams

    Kevin Pelton

    Kevin Pelton finds the past doppelganger for eight NBA contenders.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2013
  11. NBA - Five trade rumors that actually work or don't work for cont...

    Amin Elhassan

    Amin Elhassan analyzes five trade rumors swirling around the league and breaks down which actually work for contenders and which do not.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2013
  12. New York Knicks' Mike Woodson embarrassing Los Angeles Lakers' Mi...

    Ian O'Connor

    Mike D'Antoni can't be thrilled his former assistant is making him look bad.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2012
  13. Trade ideas for Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics, other contende...

    Joe Kaiser

    Joe Kaiser offers up trade ideas for five contenders that could improve their championship odds by making a deal.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2012
  14. Who are the NBA's top title contenders this season? And who's tra...

    Zach Lowe

    Determining the Association's tiers of success - or lack thereof - after a wild offseason.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  15. NBA - Eastern Conference win projections

    Bradford Doolittle

    Bradford Doolittle projects win totals for the Eastern Conference, and most contenders took a step backward.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2012
  16. Jeremy Lin and Dwight Howard could push the Houston Rockets to th...

    Bradford Doolittle

    The Houston Rockets are aggressively pursuing Dwight Howard and Jeremy Lin, and as Bradford Doolittle writes, the duo could remake Houston into a Western playoff contender.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2012