The Baseline digs on the first week of NBA action. This week’s topics include:
Pace and scoring are way up but we wonder if it’s a matter of time before the defenses catch up.
The Phoenix Suns have parted ways with Earl Watson. What does that mean for the young core of Devin Booker, Marquese Chriss and Josh Jackson? Will Eric Bledsoe still be traded and does Tyson Chandler continue to play good soldier? When will the ownership and general management take responsibility for the recent troubles in Phoenix?
Coast to Coast:
Jameer Nelson joins the Pelicans
Joel Embiid is clamoring for minutes
Richard Jefferson joins the Nuggets