The Secret Behind Jimmy Butler’s Evolution (With Film Breakdown)

A visibly drained Jimmy Butler got off the team bus and walked through the tunnels of American Airlines Arena feeling under the weather. As he entered the locker room on December 14 in Miami, the 25-year-old swingman showed the exhausted demeanor of a player who’s led the NBA in minutes played and miles travelled per game since October of 2013. His… More The Secret Behind Jimmy Butler’s Evolution (With Film Breakdown)

Eisenberg: Andre Roberson is Oklahoma City’s X-Factor. Yes, Really

How do you measure the value of a bad shot that wasn’t taken? In the NBA, where flash outweighs substance to the common fan, it’s proven to be an exceedingly difficult proposition. And that’s the easiest way to explain why Andre Roberson of the Oklahoma City Thunder has struggled to find consistent minutes on the most star-studded team… More Eisenberg: Andre Roberson is Oklahoma City’s X-Factor. Yes, Really

Eisenberg: Hawks’ bench sparks win in Game 2 vs. Wizards

ATLANTA — With less than two minutes left in the third quarter, Washington forward Drew Gooden hit a baseline jumper to put the Wizards and Hawks in a 73-73 deadlock. It marked the sixth time in eight postseason games that Atlanta had blown a double-digit lead, and the once-jovial Philips Arena crowd let out a collective groan. “Here we… More Eisenberg: Hawks’ bench sparks win in Game 2 vs. Wizards