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NBA Draft Kit: Position Battles (Northwest Division)

Ken Crites

Ken Crites

An early RotoWire contributor from back in the 90ís, Ken returns with the grace of Gheorghe Muresan and the wisdom of Joe Gibbs. Tweet him at @KenCrites or e-mail him at Ken won the FSWA 2014 Humor Article Of The Year award and is the reigning RotoWire "NBA Drive To The Finals" champion - boom!

So the Minnesota Timberwolves may look a tad different this year. How bad was their roster management to have six years of Kevin Love yet never make the playoffs? Yeah, yeah, I know, the West is tough. But zero appearances? Pathetic. The rest of the division made mostly minor changes this off-season. Let's analyze the Northwest position battles and hunt down some hidden gems.

Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets

I should not make light of the Aaron Afflalo addition in Denver. He is a serious upgrade over Randy Foye, especially with Afflalo's improved three point shooting (1.8 3PM last year). The puzzling position is at center, as Denver is looking like a doughnut squad (hole in the middle).

Center: Timofey Mozgov, JaVale McGee, J.J. Hickson

The great JaVale McGee Experiment never got off

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