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Toronto Raptors Front Office
It certainly feels like the end of an aspirational era the city of Toronto has been enjoying and suffering, dreaming and cringing through. After everything that's happened, after emptying the tank down 0-2 in a Game 3 and losing on an instantly iconic shot from your perennial tormentor, all optimism disintegrates.
While the Raptors are trying to finally get past LeBron, the other side of the East features a pair of teams expected to dominate it for the next decade.
We look at the trajectory of every team in the NBA in terms of how they rank in the category.