Where does Marcus Smart rank vs. other starting NBA point guards?

Where does Marcus Smart rank vs.  other starting NBA point guards?

Every team in the NBA has multiple players charged with moving the ball, although not all of them are what we tend to think of when we talk about the typical role for such a job in the form of an NBA point guard. And the Boston Celtics have several players who function as floor … Read more

Recap: Thunder at Rockets | NBA.com

Recap: Thunder at Rockets |  NBA.com

THE REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK The Big Picture The Thunder traveled to Houston to face the Rockets on the second night of a back-to-back. The two youngest teams in the NBA faced off for the first time this season – both teams coming off a strong win the night before. As is usual in the NBA, Saturday … Read more

Former NBA champion holds Golden State Warriors vets’ & young core’s IQ difference responsible for their early season struggles

Former NBA champion holds Golden State Warriors vets’ & young core’s IQ difference responsible for their early season struggles

Last season, the Golden State Warriors were 18-2 in their first 20 games and had a 7-1 mark on the road. They’re starting 10-10 as they open their title-retention bid this season, lowlighted by a dismal 1-9 slate away from Chase Center. Richard Jefferson, on “The Ryen Russillo Podcast,” had an interesting analysis of why … Read more

The NBA’s top 10 players with the longest wingspan for the 2022-23 season, include Giannis Antetokounmpo, Anthony Davis, and others

The NBA’s top 10 players with the longest wingspan for the 2022-23 season, include Giannis Antetokounmpo, Anthony Davis, and others

Even though the NBA now plays 3-point games, teams still want players with great wingspan. Victor Wembanyama, a top prospect, has a wingspan of 7 feet, and 8.0 inches. He protects the rim but can also shine from the perimeter. Because big men are learning to shoot three-pointers, they have more wingspan. A rare talent … Read more

How to watch, broadcast, lineups (11/27)

How to watch, broadcast, lineups (11/27)

The 15-4 Boston Celtics will host the 10-9 Washington Wizards at TD Garden on Sunday afternoon as they look to extend their current win streak to three games after defeating the Sacramento Kings and Dallas Mavericks earlier in the week. The Wizards hope to avoid losing as many games in a row, with a key … Read more