Despite the pain of Game 6, it's business as usual for the Spurs, and that's a great thing.
The Mavs reloaded in an attempt to get back to the playoffs. But will they be able to overcome their defensive limitations to get there?
The Rockets added the most sought-after free agent of the offseason in Dwight Howard. Will they contend?
What changes lie ahead for new head coach Brad Stevens?
The Pelicans will make the playoffs. You can bet an alligator on it.
It's progress not perfection for the Sacramento Kings, as "Here We Stay" becomes "Now Do Something."
Guest columnist Phil Naessens from the Phil Naessens Show shares his thoughts regarding the 2013-2014 Memphis Grizzlies.
Tom Thibodeau and the Chicago Bulls return after the year-plus absence of their former MVP, Derrick Rose. Can Derrick Rose finally beat LeBron?
Teams may find it hard to hold the Mayo this year.
Is this the year the team's stars finally stay healthy enough to show us how good they really are?
The league's next great defensive big man might be hiding in plain sight
The Pacers were one win away from the NBA Finals last year. With the eastern conference even stronger this year, will the team take a step forward or a step backward?
Another down year for the Lakers will only quell the suspicions of NBA conspiracy-theorists long enough for LA to pull off a Jordan Hill-for-Kevin Love trade. Just kidding. Or am I?
How will Detroit fare this season with their new franchise building blocks?
The Cavs have more talent around surging superstar Kyrie Irving than ever before as they look to return to the playoffs this year.
How will the Thunder fare this season with all of their question marks? Will Westbrook be back at 100% by the playoffs?
How far can this young Portland team go with another year of experience and a revamped bench?
After losing their coach, GM and best player, can the Nuggets make another postseason run?
What does this season hold in store for the lowly Robertcats?
Can we expect a Heat three-peat in 2013-14?
After having the league's worst record last year, what can this promising Magic team deliver this season?
Will the Warriors flop after last season's stunning performance?
How will the Atlanta Hawks fare in Year 1 of the Coach Bud era?
With health on their side, the Wizards should make a strong playoff push this year.
It's full-on rebuild mode for Brett Brown's 76ers, but with the aggressive Sam Hinkie, a spectacular future might not be far away.
'Lob City' is gone. How far can Doc's Clippers go this year with franchise expectations at an all-time high?
A trade or two, some highlights, and lots of losing on the horizon for these Suns.
Steve Novak will be in the top three of the league's three-point threats, Rudy Gay will be inefficient, and the Raptors will struggle.
The return to All-Star form for point guard Deron Williams will mean a top-3 finish in the Eastern Conference for the Brooklyn Nets.
In the first installment of the 30-part series, Matthew Tynan makes an off-the-wall prediction on the Knicks' first season with Andrea Bargnani.