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Is Kobe Bryant upset with Lakers?

Hall of Fame basketball writer Mark Heisler and CineSport's Brian Clark discuss whether Kobe Bryant is mad at his team.



The Top 5 trash talkers in NBA history

Eddie Johnson puts himself at No. 5 and says one of the all-time greats is the pre-eminent trash talker in the history of the game.



Embiid returns to No. 1

Aran Smith of replaces Duke's Jabari Parker with Kansas center Joel Embiid at the top of HoopsHype's mock draft.



How rising star Bradley Beal can get even better

Former NBA Sixth Man of the Year Eddie Johnson breaks down Bradley Beal's role on the Washington Wizards.



What Oklahoma City needs from Russell Westbrook

Former NBA player Eddie Johnson says Russell Westbrook must watch the Bad Boys documentary and draw some conclusions.



NBA dream closer for Malcolm Delaney

Undrafted out of Virginia Tech just three years ago, guard Malcolm Delaney is a Euroleague star now with up-and-coming Bayern Munich of Germany. The NBA is knocking on his door already.