Basketball Intelligence For 4/3/22
Today's Best NBA Reporting And Analysis
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TEAM SPECIFIC STORIES
- BOS: Tatum Credits Udoka, Defense For Celtics Turnaround (from Conor Roche, Boston.com): https://www.boston.com/sports/boston-celtics/2022/04/02/jayson-tatum-celtics-turnaround-defense-ime-udoka-jaylen-brown-mvp-draymond-green-podcast/
- CHA: Incorporating Hayward Presents A Unique Predicament (from Rod Boone, Charlotte Observer): https://www.newsobserver.com/sports/nba/charlotte-hornets/article260062540.html
- CHI: Patrick Williams Offers Bulls A Lift Amid Late-Season Adjustments (from Julia Poe, The Tribune): https://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/bulls/ct-chicago-bulls-patrick-williams-demar-derozan-20220402-7t2owikkifaq3fmhrfdfj5rvda-story.html
- CLE: Can The Cavs Avoid Regressing like The Knicks, Hawks? (from Joe Vardon,The Athletic): https://theathletic.com/3226018/2022/04/02/the-cleveland-cavaliers-shocked-the-nba-for-4-months-can-they-avoid-regressing-like-the-knicks-hawks/
- CLE: Cavs Gaining Valuable Experience (from Chris Fedor,cleveland.com): https://www.cleveland.com/cavs/2022/04/cleveland-cavaliers-gaining-valuable-experience-during-playoff-race-taking-necessary-step-forward-as-organization.html
- DEN: Isaiah Thomas Sees Something Special In Hyland (from Mike Singer, Denver Post): https://www.denverpost.com/2022/04/03/isaiah-thomas-bones-hyland-nuggets-special/
- DET: Film Study: Isaiah Stewart's Defense (from Bryce Simon, Detroit Bad Boys): https://www.detroitbadboys.com/2022/4/3/23004822/detroit-pistons-isaiah-stewart-defense-film-dont-lie
- LAC: Clippers Get An A+ In Chemistry (from Mirjam Swanson, OC Register): https://www.dailynews.com/2022/04/02/clippers-get-an-a-in-chemistry-as-tyronn-lue-promised/
- LAL: Lakers Preach Belief Amid Signs Of Surrender (from Kyle Goon, OC Register): https://www.dailynews.com/2022/04/02/analysis-lakers-preach-belief-amid-signs-of-surrender/
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- MEM: Takeaways From Win Over Suns (from Terry Davis, Tri-State Defender): https://tri-statedefender.com/memphis-win-over-the-suns-reflected-the-grizzlies-execution-of-a-sound-approach/04/02/
-ORL: WCJ: Turning Up His Game & Turning Up Orlando (from Mark Schindler, Basketball News): https://www.basketballnews.com/stories/wendell-carter-jr-dont-publish-yet
- ORL: Cannady Comes All The Way Back (from Philip Rossman-Reich, Orlando Magic Daily): https://orlandomagicdaily.com/2022/04/03/devin-cannady-comes-all-the-way-back-to-the-orlando-magic/
- PHI: Milton, Korkmaz Support Each Other During Trying Seasons (from Gina Mizell, The Inquirer): https://www.inquirer.com/sixers/sixers-shake-milton-furkan-korkmaz-20220403.html
- TOR: The Raptors Went On An Expedition Against The Magic (from Samson Folk, Raptors Republic): https://www.raptorsrepublic.com/2022/04/02/the-raptors-went-on-an-expedition-against-the-magic/
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