NBA Power Rankings: Cavaliers And Spurs Free Fall

March 11, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) moves the ball against Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball (2) during the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
NBA Power Rankings: 3/13/18 Who rises and who falls in this week’s power rankings installment? (Team’s record, Change in ranking from last week. Records as of...

The Importance of Klay Thompson to The Warriors

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A four-time All-Star who has also earned two All-NBA selections, Klay Thompson has been described as the best two-way guard in the NBA. However, the third scoring option on one of the greatest teams in NBA history, many downplay his importance to the Warriors.

FPC NBA Draft Profile: Luka Doncic

Slovenia's guard Luka Doncic (R) reacts during the FIBA Eurobasket 2017 men's Final basketball match between Slovenia and Serbia at Sinan Erdem Sport Arena in Istanbul on September 17, 2017. (Photo: OZAN KOSE, AFP/Getty Images)
Doncic burst onto the scene at the age of 13, where Real Madrid signed him to a contract. After starring on the Real Madrid B team in 2014, Madrid brought him up in 2015 to the main team, making him the youngest player to ever debut for the team.

Full Court Press: Bogdanovic’s 30 Leads Indiana To A Comeback Win...

Apr 20, 2018; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indiana Pacers forward Bojan Bogdanovic (44) reacts to making a three pointer against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the fourth quarter in game three of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
Welcome to the daily Full Court Press playoff edition, where we recap all of the day’s NBA action. Check back every night if you missed any NBA action and come back tomorrow for more NBA playoff fun.

Where Does Joel Embiid’s Injury Leave The 76ers Now?

Mar 26, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) celebrates a basket during the fourth quarter of the game against the Denver Nuggets at the Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: John Geliebter-USA TODAY Sports
I'll admit that I was skeptical of the 'Trust the Process' movement. I had no misgivings about Ben Simmons injury, nor should I, given his...

FPC NBA Scouting Report: Chandler Hutchison

eb 3, 2018; Boise, ID, USA; Boise State Broncos guard Chandler Hutchison (15) dunks during the first half of action against the UNLV Rebels at Taco Bell Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brian Losness-USA TODAY Sports
Profile Chandler Hutchison Boise State Forward 6'7", 196 pounds 7'1" wingspan Projection: 14-20 // // Strengths Hutchison is an extremely versatile wing whose playstyle perfectly fits the modern NBA. His play has vastly improved...

2018 NBA Draft Grades: Suns, Mavericks, Hawks Dominate Draft

Jun 21, 2018; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Luka Doncic greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the 2018 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
The next generation of NBA stars has had their fates decided tonight for the near future. Some teams drafted exceptionally well and some didn't.

FPC NBA Season Previews: Philadelphia 76ers

June 25, 2018; Santa Monica, CA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons poses for photos following his award for rookie of the year during the NBA Award Show at Barker Hanger. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
For an offseason that was predicted by some as the franchise’s most important ever, the Philadelphia 76ers fell short.

Wizards Clinch Playoff Berth In John Wall’s Return

Mar 31, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) shoots as Charlotte Hornets forward Dwayne Bacon (7) defends during the first half at Capital One Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
The Washington Wizards got a big boost on Saturday as their starting point guard and five-time all-star John Wall returned to the lineup....

Are injured NBA Prospects Worth the Risk?

Talented players are coming out of college ranks this season, but after injuries are they worth the risk? This debate certainly isn't brand new to...

NBA Draft Recap Picks 1-5: Ayton, Bagley, Go One And Two

Jun 21, 2018; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Deandre Ayton (Arizona) greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number one overall pick to the Phoenix Suns first round of the 2018 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
The NBA draft is happening right now! Keep up with all of the draft picks in groups of five.

NBA Playoff Series Preview: Thunder vs Jazz

Mar 10, 2018; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts after a play against the San Antonio Spurs during the third quarter during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports
The NBA playoffs won't be devoid of intriguing match-ups in the first round. The Thunder play the Jazz in a first-round NBA playoff series that opens Sunday in downtown Oklahoma, and it could prove to be the most competitive series in the opening round.

Top Undrafted Rookies To Watch During The NBA Summer League

Mar 25, 2018; Omaha, NE, USA; Kansas Jayhawks guard Malik Newman (14) dribbles against Duke Blue Devils guard Trevon Duval (1) in overtime in the championship game of the Midwest regional of the 2018 NCAA Tournament at CenturyLink Center. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports
Just because a team doesn't call a player's name with one of the 60 picks on draft night, doesn't mean teams don't covet them....

COVID-19 and the NBA

Coronavirus has been a massive storyline for months, having dominated everyday life in every way imaginable. Obviously, this engulfed the NBA as well. I...

Are The Raptors Serious Title Contenders?

Mar 9, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) shoots a three point basket against Houston Rockets forward PJ Tucker (4) at the Air Canada Centre. Toronto defeated Houston 108-105. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports
The Raptors historically don’t have much to boast about in the playoff department. They have only been able to claw to the Conference Finals...

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