The thought among many in the NBA is that if you are not a title contender, be as bad as you can be. It is also known as tanking. It’s where NBA teams don’t care to win and do everything possible to limit their teams ability of winning games. This year many believe tanking will be at an all-time high because the 2014 NBA Draft is said to be one of the best ever. But does tanking work? Patrick Minton, who write The NBA Geek blog, takes a look at whether it pays to be bad. Minton tells you it’s better to take the route of the Houston Rockets, who have not bottomed out, than to flat out stink.