The NBA season will be fast, furious and frenetic. (Beautiful? Maybe not so much.) And as it opens, the spotlight shines on LeBron James (doesn't it always?) and the Heat. Again.
The Chicago Bulls need seasoned veterans more than promising draft picks.
With Caron Butler's reappearance "unlikely," the Mavericks are going to have to look at players already in uniform to score and support Dirk Nowitzki.