After reaching five straight NBA Finals since 2015 and with three championships to show for it, the Golden State Warriors may be ready to put the failures of the past two seasons behind them. With Klay Thompson expected to make his return in late December, can the Warriors return to championship contention this season under the leadership of Stephen Curry?
After years of disappointments in Portland, star guard Damian Lillard’s future with the team is in doubt. The Blazers have been good for the past few years but are far away from being bona fide contenders in the competitive Western Conference. Is this the end of Dame’s time in Portland?
After the departure of franchise icon Kyle Lowry to the Miami Heat, the Toronto Raptors are in unfamiliar territory. After missing the playoffs last year for the first time since 2012-13, the Raptors now usher in the post-Lowry era with many questions yet to be answered.
The NBA Draft is less than 24 hours away and several storylines around the league have our attention. Jon Turco, contributor for the Toronto Raptors, Dallas Mavericks and Bleacher Report breaks it down.