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Here is our look at the best teams to watch this season and what makes them special.
Making his Clippers preseason debut, Kawhi Leonard hit a 14-footer, stole a pass and then buried a step-back 3-pointer in the span of 21 seconds during the first two minutes Thursday night.
Clippers coach Doc Rivers encouraged his players to register to vote Tuesday, when the team held an employee outing that included food trucks and an opportunity for players and staff to register for upcoming elections.
Our annual NBA tiers separate the potential title teams from the wannabes.
Mike D'Antoni of the Houston Rockets was the first coach to use a new rule instituted by the NBA this offseason that allows coaches to challenge a call.
Clippers owner Steve Ballmer said the team's planned new arena will open "one way or another."
Kawhi Leonard had his first full-contact practice with the Clippers on Wednesday, but said he is keeping the big picture in mind and doesn't want to "push it over the top" early on.
Kawhi Leonard likely will not play in the Clippers' two preseason games in Hawaii. Paul George, meanwhile, did everything Monday but work in 5-on-5 contact drills, according to coach Doc Rivers.
From former MVP Russell Westbrook to the Knicks' Mitchell Robinson, these are the players we're watching.
With the battle for Los Angeles almost underway, Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, Dave McMenamin and Ramona Shelburne begin by outlining how the Lakers and Clippers can make a deep playoff run this season. Then, they discuss the chances for the new-look Warriors and how continuity can help the Blazers get over the hump (15:20). Plus, the crew takes a look at the Russell Westbrook/James Harden dynamic in Houston (24:46) before diving into the Jazz and Nuggets.
Points Per Game115.15th
Rebounds Per Game45.513th
Assists Per Game24.018th