RJ Barrett’s theory for being disrespected

By: Tribune News Service

RJ Barrett has noticed the disrespect. He remembers it. He sees it’s continuing. For a player drafted third overall in the NBA’s largest market, Barrett hasn’t quite achieved the recognition of his peers. And now entering his fourth season with the Knicks, the 22-year-old has a theory as to why....

Magic’s loss to Grizzlies gives insight into what Orlando needs to improve

By: Tribune News Service

Ahead of the Magic’s 109-97 preseason-opening loss to the Memphis Grizzlies Monday, coach Jamahl Mosley made clear what Orlando had been focusing on during training camp. Get back in transition defensively. Protect the paint. Move the ball while also taking care of it. After allowing 50 points in the paint,...