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LaMarcus Aldridge: The San Antonio Spurs’ Enormous Enigma

Pinpointing LaMarcus Aldridge’s current value to the San Antonio Spurs is tricky, and, frankly, the answer differs depending on who you ask. But what can’t be disputed is the public’s enduring memory of the big man’s play. The 31-year-old power forward is coming off a postseason during which he notched playoff career-lows in points (16.5), …

Long Live The Process: Philadelphia 76ers Are Ready to Make the Leap

It turns out Sam Hinkie wasn’t so crazy after all. The former Philadelphia 76ers general manager was chastised—and eventually resigned—for intentionally losing games and tanking for higher draft picks. But four years after “The Process” began, things are definitely trending towards sunny in Philadelphia. Despite never exceeding 20 wins in their preceding three campaigns, the …