Who is ready to take a leap in Houston's intriguing young core?
The Suns' offseason has been less than pristine. Are they due for a regression?
LaMelo Ball is on the rise, but can the Hornets make any progress this season?
Could healthy seasons from Kawhi Leonard and Paul George vault the Clippers to a title?
Can Ja Morant lead the up-and-coming Grizzlies to a title this season?
Can two-time MVP Nikola Jokic, with a revamped bench unit and help from Jamal Murray and Michael Porter, lead the Nuggets to an NBA title?
The arrow is pointing up in Cleveland. With the backcourt of Darius Garland and Donovan Mitchell, how much improvement should we expect from the Cavaliers?
Can Dallas' offseason moves vault the Mavericks into title contention?
Can Zion Williamson lead a quality group of Pelicans starters through the first round of the playoffs?
Do the Trail Blazers have the weapons to make noise in the Western Conference?
Are the Kings still stuck in purgatory after a flurry of moves?
The Spurs will be in the basement of the West, but can Keldon Johnson thrive in an environment where he'll be the No. 1 option?
Can the Warriors' young players step up to help make up for lost depth?
The rebuilding Pacers are building around budding star Tyrese Haliburton.
Will Miami take a step back in the strongly-contested Eastern Conference?
Can Giannis Antetokounmpo secure a third MVP award?
Can the young guns in Detroit produce a winning record?
Will a full season of Joel Embiid, James Harden and Tyrese Maxey reverse Philly's playoff disappointments?