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nba

It's Okay to Believe in Blake Griffin

The five-time All-Star is by and large no longer considered one of the NBA's very best players. His new head coach, Dwane Casey, has some different thoughts.
Michael Pina
2 days ago
NBA Theories
NBA Theories

Redditor's Crackpot Scheme to Get Kawhi to Lakers: Enter Canada Illegally

All he has to do is get arrested—he won't be charged. But he will be banned from re-entering the country.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2 days ago
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nba

DeMar DeRozan's Loyalty to the Toronto Raptors Was Admirable

DeRozan, traded to the Spurs for Kawhi Leonard, was Toronto basketball. He put the city on his back, became an All-Star, and did it all with class. He'll be missed.
Blake Murphy
3 days ago
Mikal Bridges
Mikal Bridges

There's More to Mikal Bridges Than Meets the Eye

The Phoenix Suns rookie is seen by most as a finished 3-and-D product. But sooner or later, his ambition and talent may erase that label from the conversation.
Michael Pina
7.16.18
nba summer vacation
nba summer vacation

NBA Summer Vacation Watch: Shots from the Mid-Range of Summer

One of the only rules we have here at Summer Vacation Watch is do not run up the Great Wall of China. Just be chill.
KATIE HEINDL
7.13.18
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nba

Chris Boucher, a Raw 25-Year-Old, Is on a Mission to Prove He's NBA Worthy

Boucher got his start in basketball late and is older than most longer-term projects, but the lanky Canadian teases with game-changing upside.
Blake Murphy
7.13.18
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nba

The Case for Not Fucking Up the NBA Playoffs

Some folks are enamored with a plan to re-structure the NBA Playoffs by seeding the teams one through 16. This is bad and we're here to tell you why.
Corbin Smith
7.13.18
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers

Luke Walton May Not Last with the Lakers

LeBron James is a blessing and a curse for everyone who coaches him, and that now includes Luke Walton. How long can he last? And if a change is made, who will replace him?
Michael Pina
7.12.18
nba
nba

Meet Tryggvi Hlinason, Iceland's Sheep Farming NBA Prospect

The 20-year-old 7-footer, who didn't start playing basketball until he was 16, is trying to become the second player from Iceland to make the NBA.
Blake Murphy
7.12.18
nba summer league
nba summer league

NBA Summer League is Disappointing (So Far)

Here are a few thoughts gleaned from my first (and last) 72 hours watching basketball in Las Vegas.
Michael Pina
7.10.18
nba summer vacation
nba summer vacation

NBA Summer Vacation Watch: Free Agency and Fourth of July

It's the perfect time to see a lot of players enjoy a hot dog or two with their families while wearing some form of sandal or unique summer hat.
KATIE HEINDL
7.6.18
nba free agency
nba free agency

Anthony Davis Trade Watch is Back On

A look at how one of the world's very best young players could respond to a league that increasingly demands sacrifice from its very best.
Michael Pina
7.6.18