Happy hump day everybody. (Sorry.) We’re back with more words for you to read about the NBA. So check out today’s suggested basketball readings from across the web.
42-Day NBA Warning: Austin Rivers Has Nowhere to Go But Up: By Chris Ryan (@ChrisRyan77)
Austin Rivers’ rookie campaign was a horrible disappointment to say the least. He averaged just over 6 points and 2 assists per game, while shooting an abysmal 37.2% from the field. But this year, Rivers is feeling confident with his game and is ready to step up. Chris Ryan of Grantland writes about why he is all in on Rivers.
After one forgetful year back in Utah, Mo Williams is off again, making his way further west to join the Portland Trail Blazers. Over at SB Nation’s SLC Dunk, Amar shares his feelings on Williams, discusses his performance last year, tries to figure out his Jazz legacy and ultimately says goodbye to him in this very nice piece.
Robert Horry is a Hall of Famer. This should not even be a debate: By David Clark (@grungedave)
Just like Chris Webber, Robert Horry will be eligible for the Hall of Fame next year. At SB Nation’s Dream Shake, David Clark tells us why the 7-time NBA Champion should definitely be at the induction ceremony when it takes place next September.