The last few weeks have been hectic with player movement in the NBA. There have been free-agent signings, trades and sign-and-trades. But this is the time of year where a few prudent moves can take a team from cellar dwellers to title winners, just like the Boston Celtics in 2007-08.
This season figures to be no different, as we've already seen a bunch of high-profile players switching teams. The Brooklyn Nets have fortified their roster. The Los Angeles Lakers acquired Steve Nash via sign-and-trade. Plus a few other teams have bolstered their rosters and improved their chances this season.
Here are 10 teams that really improved their prospects of competing for a title with some savvy moves during this free agency period.