Kevin Pelton and Bradford Doolittle of Basketball Prospectus use their projection system to break down the new pecking order in the Western Conference.
Kevin Pelton projects the potential impact of Greg Oden, using historical comparisons of other oft-injured starters (and a look at how he compares to Yao Ming) to determine what the future holds for the talented big man.
Kevin Pelton looks at historical comparisons for Greg Oden and Yao Ming to get a glimpse at what the future could hold for these two oft-injured big men.
The Blazers' roster is almost entirely devoid of playoff experience. But history shows that won't be a problem for Portland.