Best of SB Nation NBA

A list of all the best NBA posts from around the network.

Serge Ibaka, the NBA's "3-and-D big man" prototype

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The NBA's next evolution is the big man who shoots threes and defends the rim.

What's Tristan Thompson worth?

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Should the Cavaliers extend Tristan Thompson?

Should the Raptors Use the Triangle Next Season?

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With the NBA off-season in full swing, we delve into some possibilities regarding the Toronto Raptors next season. We start by examining the Triangle Offense and Joshua Santos wonders if the Raps...

What do the Pentagons say for the Grizz Guards?

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Using shot charts to take a look at the shot selection of Mike Conley, Tony Allen, Courtney Lee, Nick Calathes, Beno Udrih and Jamaal Franklin to see if they're maximizing their scoring potential.

Collins, Sam and why it all matters

How two openly gay athletes can point the way for so many more to come, and how taking control of your identity is essential for every gay athlete.

"Family Business," the Spurs and a devastated Manu

Contrary to what you've heard, things aren't always hunky dory with the Spurs. There are disagreements and hurt feelings. "Family business" has kept almost all of it under wraps, and it will again.

The puzzle that is Zach Lavine

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Zach LaVine's upside is as high as his vertical. But what exactly does that mean? What can he do as a player, and how can he help the Wolves?

Do the Heat have enough quality shooters?

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With the loss of several key players, we take a look at who could step up for the Miami Heat from long range to help the team next season.

Thomas loves Sacramento, but plans to kill Kings

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Isaiah Thomas is no longer a King, but he was in Sacramento for his youth basketball camp this week and took the time to speak to us about his departure from the Kings, his new role with the Suns,...

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