October 16, 2017
Welcome to the next phase of Cleaning the Glass: Insider. What exactly is Insider? And why did I decide to go this route?
July 12, 2017
Why don’t the Thunder sign big money free agents? Because the market isn’t what it seems. How max and rookie contracts distort the free agency market and alter the NBA landscape.
A Roll of the Dice, Part 3
July 5, 2017
If you’re not thinking about risk when you’re thinking about the draft, you’re missing something key. On Giannis, youth, and uncertainty vs. risk. The third and final part in this three part series about the draft.
From the Cleaning the Glass Archives
LeBron Reads the Defense
June 11, 2017
A small demonstration of LeBron’s incredible basketball IQ: 30 seconds from Game 4.
May 11, 2017
Houston has led the charge towards a new style of basketball, playing small and avoiding midrange shots - and the league has mostly followed suit. But one team is going the opposite direction. Who, how, and why?
Do the Bucks Stop Here?
April 5, 2017
How the Bucks' defense reveals an underlying strategic tension in the game itself.
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After 8 years working for NBA teams, I wanted to bring what I learned from being inside the league to its remarkably smart, savvy, and sophisticated fans.