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Paul Suttor is deputy sports editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and basketball columnist
Paul Suttor Whether it's the effect of a salary cap system or just the random nature of professional sport, at the halfway point of the NBA season there are 13 teams who could conceivably be champions at...
Paul Suttor Many teams are doing the NBA's annual mid-season shuffle in a bid to gain assets via draft picks and expiring contracts or to improve their team from pretenders to contenders.
Paul Suttor Josh Childress will deservedly be named the NBL MVP this season but Breakers guard Cedric Jackson is arguably just as valuable to his team's success.
Paul Suttor The New Orleans Pelicans have the young star everyone would want to build their franchise around. But just because they have the super skilful Anthony Davis doesn't mean they'll be successful.
Paul Suttor Vitas Gerulaitis famously said nobody beats him 17 times in a row when he finally got the better of fellow 1970s tennis playboy Bjorn Borg.
Paul Suttor It'll never happen but how cool would it be if the NBA adopted a system of promotion and relegation?
Paul Suttor As he has done most of his career, slowly but surely Aron Baynes is quietly silencing his critics. He deserves more than a little credit as he threatens to deliver a breakout season for San Antonio.
Paul Suttor LeBron James admits he's struggling and even though Cleveland won’t hit the panic button after their indifferent start to the NBA season, they run the risk of pricing loyalty above success.
Paul Suttor Television audience is the lifeblood of any professional sport in the 21st century and the NBL is no different.
Paul Suttor The NBA draft system is a mess. Whether Adam Silver likes it or not, perceptions of tanking will dog the league until the process for selecting players is changed.
Paul Suttor It's an unwritten rule in the NBA that the big names get the superstar calls. Should Josh Childress expect the same treatment in the NBL? On the basis of evidence presented in the early rounds of the...
Paul Suttor Oklahoma City will again dominate the NorthWest division even with MVP Kevin Durant missing at least the first month of the season with a broken foot.
Paul Suttor It starts with the defending champion San Antonio Spurs and it doesn't get much easier from there. The SouthWest division is easily the hardest in the NBA.
Paul Suttor The Los Angeles Lakers used to own the Pacific division. This season they not only face the prospect of finishing at the bottom of it for the second year in a row, they are another Kobe Bryant...
Paul Suttor An NBL import needs to have two things - the ability to drastically improve his team and box office appeal. Sydney Kings forward Josh Childress has both.
Paul Suttor LeBron James’ Cleveland homecoming and Dwyane Wade’s dodgy knees could turn out to be one of the greatest strokes of fortune in the history of Australian basketball.
Paul Suttor LeBron, listen to Obi-Wan Kenobi: "You're going to find that many of the truths we cling to depend greatly on our own point of view."
Paul Suttor Live coverage of game three of the NBA Finals series between the Heat and San Antonio Spurs in Miami.
Paul Suttor Live coverage of game 2 of the NBA Finals series - Miami v the Spurs at San Antonio.
Paul Suttor To paraphrase Junior from that timeless source of all basketball wisdom, White Men Can't Jump, a thing like Tim Duncan is a joy forever.