October 29th, 2013
05:02 PM ET

The NBA lowdown: Who'll be top after tip-off?

The 2013-14 NBA season is finally upon us and it’s hard to recall any in recent memory that have so many sub-plots and stories gestating from coast to coast. Usually the spotlight shines on a few teams who are deemed favorites at this time of year, but this season is different.

It seems that everywhere you look, there’s a team (or player) with a point to prove in the 2013-14 campaign:

In South Beach LeBron James and company want to prove they can join the all-time greats by winning a third straight title for the Miami Heat. After all, when you say three-peat, you think of the Shaq/Kobe LA Lakers and the Jordan/Pippen Chicago Bulls. Make no mistake that James is yearning to join that elite list and seems to have the team to deliver. FULL POST

Posted by ,
Filed under:  U.S. Sport