|1||Oklahoma City Thunder||55-27|
|2||Portland Trail Blazers||44-38|
Utah Jazz Front Office
Several teams will start the summer assured of having cap space. They'll be joined by several more as roster decisions are made leading up to the summer with more max contract slots available than ever before.
When the core four of Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rodney Hood and Rudy Gobert are all healthy and playing together, this team brings one of the most stifling defenses in the entire league, coupled with a very improved offense.
Is Rodney Hood the next James Harden? The question is too deep, fatuous and impossible to process only 100 games in his career-and the answer is probably "no"-but let's consider the similarities anyway.