Tag: Teams

NBA Power Rankings and breakout candidates for all 30 teams

Oct 2, 2019 The new season is less than three weeks away and training camps are in full swing across the league. And while established stars are using the preseason to prepare for the grind of another campaign, others are using it as an opportunity to showcase their development. In this training camp edition of…

Lowe: NBA's 30 teams rated from top contenders to bottom tier

Oct 4, 2019 Some people like power rankings. I prefer tiers. It’s a big-picture method of capturing how good teams are today, and where they are in the NBA’s rise-and-fall cycle. It is an especially interesting exercise approaching the most wide-open season in recent memory. More teams than usual have claims to membership in the…

Why teams may be apprehensive about enforcing tampering

Sep 19, 2019 Editor’s note: This piece has been updated from its original publication on Thursday after Friday’s Board of Governors vote. The NBA’s Board of Governors on Friday unanimously approved a series of measures to more strictly enforce compliance with tampering and salary cap circumvention. The NBA power brokers descending on New York this…

Archeological teams to excavate HMS Terror and HMS Erebus

OTTAWA—Canadian archeologists are on their way to a remote area in the Arctic Circle for another chance to dig up the secrets held by the Franklin expedition wrecks, Parks Canada announced Friday. The task of exploring and excavating the two shipwrecks is the “largest, most complex underwater archeological undertaking in Canadian history,” Parks Canada said…