Breakdown: Erik Spoelstra is a magical offensive wizard

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra is one of the NBA’s best minds, using his personnel to the full extent of their abilities. The Heat have a non-traditional offense, and with it comes wacky sets, interchangeable pieces and myriad scoring options… Continue Reading


Profile Paroxysm: Sitting down with Chris Douglas-Roberts, Part 3: Respect


Ed. Note: We’re very pleased to have the opportunity to bring you a one-on-one interview with Chris Douglas-Roberts. Longtime friend of the site, Fred Katz, had a lengthy chat over the phone with CDR this week. We’ve broken it up into three parts; this is the third part. Continue Reading


Snake: An Out-Of-Bounds Play The Brooklyn Nets Ran To Get An Open Three


Since the New Year rolled along, the Brooklyn Nets have been the best team in the NBA. (No, really. They’re 10-2). One of the reasons for their new found success has been the ball movement. Unlike earlier in the season when they couldn’t buy a bucket, the Nets have been moving the ball around the perimeter with crisp passes, which has led to plenty of good looks each and every night. Continue Reading