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NBA Draft Kit: Position Battles (Southwest Division)

Ken Crites

Ken Crites

Ken was an early RotoWire contributor back in the 90ís. He now returns with the grace of Gheorghe Muresan and the wisdom of Joe Gibbs. Tweet him at @KenCrites or e-mail him at ken@rotowire.com. Ken is also the reigning RotoWire "NBA Drive To The Finals" champion - boom!

Well, that was an intriguing game of cat and mouse between Dallas and Houston this summer. Dallas bets big on Chandler Parsons, knowing Houston canít resist going for Chris Bosh. And Dallas wins, plus makes a nice deal for Tyson Chandler. Meanwhile, Houston takes a step back, the champion Spurs stay strong while New Orleans and Memphis make modest changes. How, you ask, does this affect the starting lineups?

Dallas MavericksDallas Mavericks
The pretty boy factor just went up in Dallas. And so does the floor spacing. Parsons got huge minutes in Dallas (38 per game, 7th in the league) and should expect similar minutes on a not-very-deep Mavs team. That said, the battle exists at the point.

Point Guard: Devin Harris, Jameer Nelson, Raymond Felton, Monta Ellis

There were a few weeks there when Raymond Felton looked like a possible bounce-

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