A writer and an NBA junkie, Karan has worked for the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) and written for publications such as SLAM Magazine. He's also the writer of the blog Hoopistani, your source for Basketball, India, Philosophy, and everything else in between. Follow him on Facebook or Twitter.

All season long, Karan will provide a weekly look at the NBA, touching on everything we've missed and filling you in on everything you need to know.

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