Playoff Capsule: Los Angeles Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers embody many different identities. They're an explosive bunch -- often specified by the popular moniker, Lob City -- that ironically thrives when the pace is slowed down. They were a surefire threat in December, going 16-0 and compiling a 17-game winning streak that somehow … [Read more...]

Tim Duncan, Marc Gasol And The Importance Of Pick-and-Pass Big Men

Throughout this week, we've written a bunch about the pick-and-roll, pick-and-pop and pick-and-slip. We've talked about the initial screen creating separation for ball-handlers, using misdirection and simulated roll or pop action to create extra space for jumpers, how roll men can draw attention … [Read more...]