Category: “Spotlight”


Luka Doncic Is Playing the Best Defense of His Young Career.

Statistics are never the best way to gauge a defender, but the numbers Doncic has put up this season are mind-boggling.

By Ryan Mainville


Life Outside the Bubble Is Taking a Toll on the NBA.

COVID-19 positives, multiday quarantines, and contact-tracing-related absences are starting to add up. After separating itself from the outside world for its restart, the NBA is now feeling the realities brought on by the pandemic.

By Rob Mahoney


The Bucks Built the NBA’s Best Defense. Now, Other Teams Are Copying It.

The Bucks decided that while opposing teams might want threes and layups, the Milwaukee defense was only willing to concede threes. They protect the paint at absolutely all costs.

By Jared Dubin


It’s Time to Ask Some Tough Questions About Blake Griffin.

The Detroit Pistons are stuck between a rock and a hard place with Blake Griffin. With signs of his decline growing more clear, what are they to do?

By Duncan Smith


The Team That Should Shock the NBA and Trade for James Harden.

The Raptors should be trading for James Harden, and a package of Pascal Siakam, Norman Powell and draft compensation is the type of deal that would get Houston's interest.


Ranking the NBA’s Christmas Day Games.

With five star-studded showcases on the holiday slate, including Luka vs. LeBron, we’re here to help you decide which games are more important than spending time with your family.

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