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O’Connor covers the NBA for The Ringer. Since 2014, he’s published an annual NBA Draft Guide. When he’s not analyzing basketball, he plays his guitar.

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Davion Mitchell, Payton Pritchard, and the Knicks at Summer League

Plus, Joel Embiid and Marcus Smart sign extensions and Memphis sends Patrick Beverley to Minnesota

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Evaluating the Young Cores of the Hawks, Raptors, and Pelicans After Summer League

Plus, KOC and J. Kyle Mann break down the Grizzlies-Clippers trade

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Mirin Fader on Her New Giannis Antetokounmpo Biography

Plus, Verno and KOC dive into all of their summer league observations

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First Impressions of This Year’s Rookie Class in Summer League

Verno and KOC also talk about the sophomore players in summer league, including Desmond Bane, Obi Toppin, and Tyrese Maxey, as well as the veteran players who have popped up

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Andre Iguodala Returns to the Warriors and More Transactions Around the League

Plus, KOC and Verno preview the Olympic gold-medal game between France and Team USA

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The Golden State Warriors Are Back to Being Title Contenders

KOC breaks down how players like Jonathan Kuminga and Otto Porter Jr. will affect the team this year

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No Bull—Chicago’s Reshaped Roster Could Be a Threat

Splashy moves for Lonzo Ball and DeMar DeRozan have changed the Bulls’ trajectory. But did they put enough around Zach LaVine—especially on defense—to become a major player in the East?

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Ten Free Agency Questions on the Bulls, Celts, Heat, and More With Kevin O’Connor

KOC joins Bill to discuss the past couple days of NBA moves

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Free Agency Shuffles, Surprise Contracts, and NBA Draft Reactions

KOC and Verno break down the big trades and deals that went down on first night of free agency and also discuss the NBA draft

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NBA Draftapalooza: Breaking Down the Picks, Trades, and Rumors

The hosts react to the latest NBA news during the draft