15-footer: New faces, new places


It’s the day after the trade deadline, and there are a lot of games today, with a lot of new faces in new places. Isaiah Thomas, Goran Dragic, Brandon Knight, Michael Carter-Williams … I mean, even John Salmons was moved,… Continue Reading


Lion Face, Lemon Face 02/20: Trade Deadline >>>> Hack-A-DeAndre

Lion Face Lemon Face

  It took a night to sleep on it because yesterday’s Trade Deadline was probably the GOAT Trade Deadline. Even if there wasn’t a present-day superstar swapping teams, the 2015 deadline featured a future hall-of-famer returning to the team who… Continue Reading


15-footer 1/28: Dunk Contestants Announced

NBA: Preseason-Milwaukee Bucks at Cleveland Cavaliers

Am I excited for the Slam Dunk competition? Yes, yes I am. We’ve got Giannis: Zach:   Mason:   And Victor:   My pick to win? I don’t care that there aren’t “superstars” in the Slam Dunk competition. As long… Continue Reading


Be Quick, Don’t Hurry: The Evolution of Transition Threes

Jun 15, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green (4) shoots the ball during the second quarter against the Miami Heat in game five of the 2014 NBA Finals at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

How do teams create opportunities for transition threes? And how do those three-point opportunities lead to winning basketball? Continue Reading