Where can you criticize the reigning, defending NBA champions? Well, they could have traded one of either Kevin Love or Kyrie Irving, for starters.
Entering the offseason, the Pacers wanted to go in smaller and faster direction. But you need shooters for that, something Indiana doesn’t really have.
Returning the same starting lineup from last season, the Detroit Pistons will cause problems. But did they overpay for their upgraded bench?
Oh, the Bulls… Can you imagine Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo playing defense togethera��at the same time? At least they’ve got Jimmy Butler. Poor Jimmy.
With Khris Middleton out for a while, this is going to be a little less fun. But the Bucks finally believe in Point Giannis, and they’ve got Delly.
As our NBA team-building mulligan series rolls along, we turn to the Eastern Conference.
We break down the holes of each Central Division team heading into the NBA draft.