Are These 4 Players Changing What We Think About Rim Protection?

By Matt Esposito What is more en vogue in today’s NBA than unearthing hidden gem prospects who take the form of athletic, omnipositional players with monstrous wingspans? Executives are longing to uncover the next OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam or Jaylen Brown. Why? Defensive pliability is at a premium in today’s game. Teams are constantly searchingContinue reading “Are These 4 Players Changing What We Think About Rim Protection?”

Inside Jayson Tatum’s Evolution Into An Elite Defensive Player

By Matt Esposito That’s right, I said it. In the midst of his offensive leap forward, some may have not noticed how much of a pest Jayson Tatum has become. Fortunately, highlight God Tomek Kordylewski – a contributor for multiple, reputable Boston Celtics sites – nudged me to bring this development into the light. Specifically,Continue reading “Inside Jayson Tatum’s Evolution Into An Elite Defensive Player”