How to Get a Job in the NBA
November 14, 2017
It is the most frequent question I get asked: how can I get a job in the NBA? My advice, based on lessons from my story and experience working for teams.
Friday Film: Reading the Defense, PNR Timing, Floppy
November 17, 2017
Watch Kyle Anderson anticipate the defensive rotations, the effectiveness of a slow pick-and-roll, and Denver's Floppy defense.
The Evolving NBA: Big-Big Pick-and-Rolls
November 16, 2017
Another battle site in the NBA's evolutionary arms race: big-big pick-and-rolls.
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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