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This year's draft is shaping to be one for the ages. Not only does it include game-changing prospects, but the turnaround from the finals last week to the draft and then free agency next week is so condensed compared to years past. Look for GMs and Players to move with more urgency. Draft night is set to have Woj bombs...

Giannis Antetokounmpo gave us one of the greatest finals performances in NBA history a little over 24 hours ago, scoring a playoff career-high 50 points while looking impenetrable defensively. Once the dust settled, debates began on where that single game would rank all-time in NBA Finals history. Never one to shy away from a challenge, I went to...

Blame AAU basketball, blame the one-and-done generation, blame whatever you want, but what cannot be argued is that there is an international wave taking over the NBA. Increasingly it seems like the best and most influential players in the NBA are from countries and regions outside of the U.S.

As much as I hate to say it, it seems like the post-LeBron era is imminent, which means we must look into the state of basketball over the next few decades.

The most popular shot is the three-pointer. The most polarizing shot is the midrange jumper, and perhaps the most iconic is the poster. But the most effective shot-in my undersized opinion is the floater. The way you can just ease into it like your favorite pair of ugg slippers. The way you can just let the ball float off your...

There is an NBA school of thought revolving around the idea that the ball should always be in the hands of your best player. The idea is that anytime your best player is on the floor, the offense and primary decision-making should run through him. Well, I am here to tell you that this is nothing more than a myth...

NBA myths can be dangerous and it is time someone comes in to address this. Today, we look at the myth that suggests teams need to shoot a ton of threes to win. It is a myth that has grown over the last five years as the NBA has become 3-point obsessed, that to win a championship, a team must be among the league leaders in 3 point attempts. ...