If there is one effect this truncated schedule has had on the season, it is through the plethora of injuries sustained by some of the league's top players. From veteran guard Chauncey Billups to star center Andrew Bogut, this grueling season has definitely ravaged the NBA of some of their premier talent.
Every year, a group of players catch the unfortunate injury bug and their respective teams begin the scramble to replace the production left off by their stars. This season, however, we have seen a sharp spike in injuries due to all of the back-to-back games.
So without further ado, here are the eight most devastating injuries this season.