The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the potential impact of each offseason event and onto the broader issues that figure to define this season. The BDL 25 takes stock of, uh, 25 key storylines to get you up to speed on where the most fascinating teams, players, and people stand on the brink of 2016-17.
Don’t you worry. LeBron James knows he’s staring it down.
Entering his 14th season, LBJ is hardly the oldest player working in the league he’s dominated for a decade now. Still, he’s just one of 12 active players from his 2003 draft class still playing, with one fighting for his career, another running the Lakers, and several others hoping for one final contract to line up before retirement hits.
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