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The NBA's Scoring Boom, Part 2

by Jack Tien-Dana

The explosion of individual scoring has actually highlighted the importance of lineup cohesion. The surplus of scoring has made the most valuable players those who reconfigure the geometry and geography of the court, opening corridors of space on offense while bolting them shut on defense.

The Title Chase Denver Has Had To Put On Ice

by Colin McGowan

If Jamal Murray returns right, and nothing too drastic changes during this spell he's forced to miss, they can pick up right where they left off: in the thick of a championship hunt they just might come out of on top.

Isaiah Thomas And The Struggle To Let Go

by Micah Wimmer

It does not appear likely that Isaiah Thomas will be a vital cog on a winning team again, but knowing something and accepting it are two different things. The awareness that all athletic glory is inherently fleeting does make its passing any easier to bear.

The Reshuffling Bulls, And Their Fans' Search For Coherence

by John Wilmes

Because Bulls fans have become so literate in losing, and are so removed from success, it is hard for them to see the seeds of something better.

The NBA's Scoring Boom, Part 1

by Jack Tien-Dana

Offenses have rejiggered their attack to inflict maximum pain, allocating more possessions and touches to their best players. As recently as 2013, only 11 players averaged more than 20 points; today, 43 do.

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NBA Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Apr. 16 at 3:00 PM
Indiana (L
Utah (W)
Apr. 16 at 7:00 PM
New Orleans (L
Washington (W)
Apr. 16 at 7:00 PM
L.A. Clippers (L
Philadelphia (W)
Apr. 16 at 7:00 PM
Oklahoma City (L
Detroit (W)
Apr. 16 at 7:30 PM
Orlando (L
Toronto (W)
Apr. 16 at 7:30 PM
Charlotte (L
Brooklyn (W)
Apr. 16 at 8:00 PM
Miami (L
Minnesota (W)
Apr. 16 at 8:00 PM
Denver (W
Houston (L)
Apr. 16 at 8:00 PM
Memphis (W
Chicago (L)
Apr. 16 at 8:30 PM
Portland (W
San Antonio (L)
Apr. 16 at 9:30 PM
New York (W
Dallas (L)
Apr. 17 at 4:30 PM
Utah 
L.A. Lakers
Apr. 17 at 8:00 PM
Cleveland 
Chicago
Apr. 17 at 8:00 PM
Detroit 
Washington
Apr. 17 at 8:30 PM
Golden State 
Boston
Apr. 17 at 9:00 PM
Memphis 
Milwaukee
Apr. 17 at 10:00 PM
San Antonio 
Phoenix

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Euroleague Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Apr. 14 at 12:00 PM
Panathinaikos (L
CSKA Moscow (W
Apr. 20 at 1:00 PM
Real Madrid 
Anadolu Efes 
Apr. 20 at 3:00 PM
Bayern Munich 
MIL 

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NBA Leaders

Bradley Beal 30.98 Points

Clint Capela 14.27 Rebounds

James Harden 10.88 Assists

Myles Turner 3.46 Blocks

Jimmy Butler 2.10 Steals

Joel Embiid 31.12 PER

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NBA Team eDiff Leaders

Jazz 9.53 eDiff

Suns 7.29 eDiff

Clippers 6.86 eDiff

Bucks 6.43 eDiff

Nuggets 5.59 eDiff

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NBA Team ORtg Leaders

Nets 118.34 ORtg

Clippers 118.32 ORtg

Jazz 118.05 ORtg

Nuggets 117.93 ORtg

Bucks 116.78 ORtg

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NBA Team DRtg Leaders

Lakers 106.02 DRtg

Sixers 107.21 DRtg

Knicks 107.99 DRtg

Jazz 108.52 DRtg

Suns 109.43 DRtg

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G League Leaders

Kevin Porter, Jr. 24.07 Points

Moses Brown 13.86 Rebounds

Kevin Porter, Jr. 7.20 Assists

Nick Richards 3.00 Blocks

Gary Payton II 2.54 Steals

Paul Reed, Jr. 30.58 PER

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Euroleague Leaders

Alexey Shved 19.78 Points

Nikola Milutinov 8.55 Rebounds

Alexey Shved 7.74 Assists

Edy Tavares 1.74 Blocks

Facundo Campazzo 2.00 Steals

Nikola Mirotic 28.22 PER

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