|1||Portland Trail Blazers||51-31|
|2||Oklahoma City Thunder||45-37|
Denver Nuggets Front Office
Did the Rockets or Thunder get more meaningfully better? Why was Denver so anxious to get rid of JaVale McGee? Is the MCW deal a referendum on him? Did the Pistons actually improve?
End of game situations become easier for superstar shotmakers who play 'Hero Ball' when the offense cuts help defenders out of a driving gap.
Rebuilding a team starts with laying a foundation and there are few better cornerstones to have laying around than a 6’11 280 two-way center who is the age of a college sophomore.