How Should Small-Markets Build in the NBA?

How Should Small-Markets Build in the NBA?

On today's episode of the Premium Hoops Podcast, Sam Quinn joins to discuss small-market team building! Sam is an NBA writer for CBS Sports and he writes some really insightful stuff and is a great follow on Twitter. After a recent discussion Sam and I had on Utah's current roster, we decided to come together [...]

Defensive Player of the Year & All-Defense with Jackson Frank

Defensive Player of the Year & All-Defense with Jackson Frank

On today's episode of Premium Hoops, we dive into the Defensive Player of the Year award as well as our All-Defensive Teams. We were fortunate to be joined by Jackson Frank. He does some phenomenal work over at The Step Back, Dime Uproxx, and on his own Patreon channel. You can follow Jackson on Twitter [...]

2019-20 NBA Awards: Part 1 (MVP, All-NBA, Sixth Man, Most Improved)

2019-20 NBA Awards: Part 1 (MVP, All-NBA, Sixth Man, Most Improved)

On today's episode of the Premium Hoops podcast, we debate the first half of the 2019-20 NBA Awards. We normally have very similar ideas, but today, we had by far our most discourse! While Giannis and LeBron were clearly above the rest, how did we fill out our MVP ballots? Did Dennis Schroder deserve the [...]

Does Luguentz Dort Have the NBA’s Most Valuable Contract?

Does Luguentz Dort Have the NBA’s Most Valuable Contract?

Luguentz Dort, who spent his rookie season on a two-way contract with Oklahoma City, recently inked a four-year contract with the Thunder. According to Marc Stein of the New York Times, Dort's deal is worth $5.4 million and steadily increases each year. Dort's entire deal (if fully guaranteed) is less than the average yearly player [...]

Aaron Gordon: A Pre-Bubble Analysis

Aaron Gordon: A Pre-Bubble Analysis

Aaron Gordon takes flight! ✈️💥Watch @Double0AG's BEST HIGH-FLYING DUNKS of the season so far before NBA Restart begins July 30th! #WholeNewGame" pic.twitter.com/eJIttRXQ7r— NBA (@NBA) July 14, 2020 Setting the Table Drafted with the 4th pick in the 2014 draft, Aaron Gordon is in the midst of his sixth season in the NBA. Still only 24, [...]