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OKC’s Backdoor Action and the Genius of Simplicity

Posted by on May 31, 2014 | 0 comments

What if being simpler meant being smarter? Over history in the NBA, this has far from held true, as the best offensive teams have been...

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Matt Bonner, Gregg Popovich and Situational Usefulness

Posted by on May 30, 2014 | 0 comments

Gregg Popovich’s bold move of starting Matt Bonner backfired, and Pop rectified his mistake, starting Boris Diaw in the second half.  ...

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Learn to Love Russell Westbrook

Posted by on May 14, 2014 | 1 comment

Russell Westbrook has been one of the most criticized players in the NBA for a while now, less for his level of play on the court but more...

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Thunder Go Small, Get Big Results

Posted by on May 11, 2014 | 0 comments

We’re proud to present this guest post from Tim Sartori, a writer for FanSided’s 8points9seconds and for the TrueHoop Network’s Magic...

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A Performance Fit for An MVP

Posted by on May 8, 2014 | 0 comments

On the night when he received the award, Kevin Durant looked every bit the NBA’s Most Valuable Player. He put together a dominant 32...

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Kevin Durant and a Failure To Adapt

Posted by on May 1, 2014 | 0 comments

We’re proud to present this guest post from Ben Dowsett, a regular contributor to Beacon Reader and Salt City Hoops. You can also...

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Hello, My Friend, Hello

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 | 0 comments

Russell Westbrook is the gasoline that stokes the hot, hot flames of debate — ignoring for a moment that this in itself is served on...

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Playoff Preview: Thunder-Grizzlies

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 | 1 comment

The Memphis Grizzlies are the perfect “dark horse” team of the season. They’ve flown under the radar all year long. With injuries to Marc...

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Abolish (Useless) NBA Divisions: Stepping Closer Towards Restructure

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 | 1 comment

I know saying one conference is distinctly better than the other may be considered oversimplification, but the Western Conference, when...

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Clans of the Alphane Moon: Another Weekly Roundtable

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 | 0 comments

  These weekly roundtables have quickly become a part of our regular routine and we have every intention of extending them through...

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Mean-Spirited

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 | 0 comments

We’re proud to present this guest post from Angus Crawford. Angus casts a wide net in the basketball blogosphere, contributing...

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The Breaking, Keeping and Manufacturing of Records

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 | 0 comments

It’s March and we’re suddenly breaking records like Bo Jackson broke bats, attacking the annals of achievement like overzealous customs...

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The Evolution of Scorers

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 | 3 comments

This morning I published a piece at Bleacher-Report, called “A Brief History of Rajon Rondo’s Jumpshot.” As I was...

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The 2014 NBA Anti-Awards: Mid-Season Review

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014 | 3 comments

With the season just past its halfway point and the All-Star break approaching, it’s time to check in on The NBA Anti-Awards! These...

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A Month of Arachnophobia: Kevin Durant Sets the NBA on Fire

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 | 2 comments

It doesn’t get much better than that, does it? The NBA couldn’t defend him this month: no great individual defender, no team scheme, no...

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The Divine Invasion: Another Weekly Roundtable

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 | 1 comment

These weekly roundtables have quickly become a part of our regular routines and we have every intention of extending them through the rest...

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