By Adam Spinella

Adam is currently a college basketball coach at the Division III level working at Washington & Jefferson College. He loves watching for offensive schemes while specializing in individual skill development, shooting technique and coach-speak. Born in New Hampshire, Adam grew up as a Celtics fan but now claims to just love "good basketball", which does not include mid-range jumpers.

The Golden State Warriors are back. Full stop.

Golden State Just Sent a Message to the NBA

The reigning NBA Champions have rediscovered their swagger. After a slow start, the Golden State Warriors are currently riding a five-game win streak. They have scored over 115 points in eight straight contests and now lay claim to the league’s second-best net differential. Their offense has reclaimed what makes it elite and led them to…

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Can the Pacers keep their twin towers lineup together or apart?

Can Indiana Pacers Keep Myles Turner and Domantas Sabonis?

Can a team find success while also paying hefty amounts of money to two guys that share the floor only six minutes a night? That’s a checkbook question, but the answer is definitely “yes” in the scorebook so far. Only three games back of the Eastern Conference’s top overall seed, the Indiana Pacers had won 13…

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Davis Bertans is Spurs’ Next Elite Role Player

While the San Antonio Spurs climb out of the huddled Western Conference mess and prove themselves a viable bunch, they remind us of their overall talent: First-ballot Hall of Fame coach Gregg Popovich; a world-class ownership group and front office; two All-NBA players in DeMar DeRozan and LaMarcus Aldridge; solid, dependable veterans like Rudy Gay,…

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Trae Young is ahead of schedule in some aspects, but behind in others.

Trae Young is Gonna Be Just Fine

Despite the fluctuations and depressions in the market, now is not the time to sell your Trae Young stock. If someone told you before the year that Trae would be shooting only 28 percent from 3 and still scoring more than 15 per game, you would think they were lying. Yet here we are, bumping through…

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Behind Orlando Magic’s Creation Committee

On the surface, the Orlando Magic do not have a ball handler other teams fear in the pick-and-roll. Elfrid Payton is long gone, and the Magic haven’t had an All-Star guard on their roster since Jameer Nelson a decade ago. Opponent scouting reports won’t highlight ball screens as a major point of attack or key…

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DeAndre Ayton is Busting Doubters and the Glass

Since the middle of December, Phoenix Suns rookie DeAndre Ayton has been a bonafide monster. Over his last eight games, he is averaging 21.4 points and 14.1 rebounds while shooting an insane 68 percent from the field on a mere 14 attempts per game. His productivity and stellar rookie season are getting drowned out by…

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How Boston Celtics Can Fix Jaylen Brown’s Junior Slump

Something is a bit off in Boston. Instead of looking up and down the roster to see who is not carrying their weight, settle your gaze on the third-year wing from California, Jaylen Brown. A player once thought to be too filled with potential to include in a Kawhi Leonard trade, Brown has fallen short…

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Miami’s Game of Zones

Erik Spoelstra is rolling up his sleeves lately. Despite being short-handed due to injuries on a recent West Coast road trip, the Heat have emerged with some important and masterful victories. These have not just been on individual talent, lucky shooting or gritty one-on-one defense. Instead, Spo has integrated a 2-3 zone defense the last…

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Busting Myths About Rockets, Spurs, Kemba Walker & DeAndre Ayton

Be careful believing everything you read… Fallacies make their way through the airwaves of NBA coverage. Whether it is talking heads on television or the profit-grabbing fake headlines that inundate the Internet, actual analysis is often overlooked and even forgotten. What develops, as a result, is a group of myths or false narratives that even…

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