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Never Say Never Again

Sports PhotoKevin Durant put himself on a prestigious list after winning his first NBA title. However, there’s another list he’s probably more relieved to be removed from. So, which NBA players are taking K.D.’s place? Complete Story

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Could LeBron Pass M.J. as Greatest Ever?

Sports PhotoWith every passing stellar LeBron James season, it’s getting impossible to stay away from the inevitable comparisons to Michael Jordan. While SC’s Ross Lancaster can’t put LeBron on that level yet, he thinks it might be closer than many think. Complete Story

Best NBA Players of 2016-17

Sports PhotoSC’s Brad Oremland updates the Total Statistical Production method of evaluating basketball players, focusing on the players who added the most value in 2016-17. Which star ranks ahead, James Harden or Russell Westbrook? Let’s find out. Complete Story

The Main Attraction: A Triple Feature

Sports PhotoIt’s been anticipated all season. But how historic is Cleveland Cavaliers/Golden State Warriors: Part 3? More than you think, according to SC’s Jonathan Lowe. Complete Story

Kevin Durant’s Second Big Decision

Sports PhotoWith the NBA playoffs largely going according to form, and the second round’s climax still days away, SC’s Ross Lancaster looks at how the Warriors might look drastically different going forward if Kevin Durant opts out of his two-year deal to try to get a four-year, $200+ million contract. Complete Story

Cleveland, There’s No Defending This

Sports PhotoThe Cleveland Cavaliers continue their march to a repeat, but can they truly call this a “defense” of their championship? SC’s Jonathan Lowe shows why a lack of “D” could make for some history. Complete Story

Awards and All-NBA Teams For 2016-17

Sports PhotoSC’s Ross Lancaster gives his NBA awards for the 2016-17 season, including why he thinks Russell Westbrook is the the MVP and why it’s time for a fourth team All-NBA. Complete Story

The Rhythm With the Boogie

Sports PhotoThe DeMarcus Cousins trade appeared to be a coup for the New Orleans Pelicans. But can this new influx of talent eventually push the team over the top? SC’s Jonathan Lowe finds some answers to the contrary. Complete Story

What’s Up in Washington?

Sports PhotoIt seems like business as usual in the NBA. Upon closer examination, however, there’s a strange obstacle on the horizon. In Washington, this obstacle is affectionately known as the Washington Wizards. Complete Story

How the Celtics Won the Deadline By Standing Pat

Sports PhotoThe conventional wisdom after the trade deadline has been that the Boston Celtics “lost” by not giving up draft picks and valuable pieces for an all-star like Jimmy Butler or Paul George. SC’s Ross Lancaster writes about how wrong that line of thinking is, and how Boston is truly a winner. Complete Story

More NBA Commentary

02.07.17 That Sweet Wasatch Sound By Jonathan Lowe
01.17.17 D’Antoni Turns Back the Clock By Ross Lancaster
11.28.16 A Tale of the Highest Value By Jonathan Lowe
11.07.16 An Early Reveal By Jonathan Lowe
08.04.16 Why NBA Owners and Adam Silver Secretly Love Super Teams By Jack Choros
07.19.16 Why the Warriors Might Not Win in 2017 By Ross Lancaster
07.12.16 No More Scheme Teams By Brad Oremland
07.11.16 Why Durant Signed With the Warriors By Louie Centanni
06.20.16 A Glass Case of Emotion By Jonathan Lowe
06.13.16 When Love is the Problem By Ross Lancaster
06.06.16 Whether You Like It or Not, Steph Gets Preferential Treatment By Louie Centanni
05.16.16 Can the Thunder Halt the Warriors’ Coronation? By Ross Lancaster
05.09.16 The Trey’s the Thing By Jonathan Lowe

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