Taking a break from the NBA conference finals The Baseline fellas discuss:
- Autopsy Reports:
- Chicago Bulls: Armed with Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and Lauri Markkanen the young Bulls hope they can partake in a mid-build. We examine the roster and how the front office can help Fred Hoiberg build for now and later.
- Dallas Mavericks: Dirk Nowitzki has been the franchise face for years but do Dennis Smith Jr. and Harrison Barnes have what it takes to lead the franchise into a successful future?
- NBA Draft Lottery thoughts. Are the Suns poised to change their franchise history with the first pick? Which teams could and should make moves to move up or out?
Coast to Coast:
- Mike Budenholer agrees to coach the Milwaukee Bucks
- Karl-Anthony Towns and Wolves not in a good place
- NBA expansion in Kansas?
- Lakers reportedly have no untouchable players
- NBA award finalists announced