Buried by his failures in Chicago, Tim Floyd has reemerged in New Orleans with a chance to succeed.
Even after hiring a new coach and GM, the Pacers still need an attitude adjustment from Ron Artest to be a contender.
Having been expected to live up to a mega-contract, Juwan Howard now realizes that happiness is priceless.
The young Suns think they're hot stuff after last year's surprise, but Frank Johnson isn't so sure.
The Jazz will lose lots of battles, but Jerry Sloan will make sure they at least go down fighting.
After three years of coming off the bench, Michael Redd is ready to join the Bucks' starting five.
Unable to add star quality, Jerry West did the next best thing: He gave the Grizzlies quantity.
Third-year forward Vladimir Radmanovic may determine whether the Sonics make the playoffs or the lottery.
For Darko Milicic, working with Larry Brown in Detroit has already been an enlightening experience.
With Carmelo Anthony, the Nuggets hope to prove a point or two about their offensive skills.