The NBA offseason came in like a lion and tapered off like a rhino on steroids.
Most of the Association's teams have been extremely busy since the end of last season, while others have stood on the sidelines with their hands in their pockets—hoping to protect their wallets.
Just like with all things basketball, though, the summer of 2012 has presented us with some winners, some losers and a handful of failures.
Which organizations hit offseason gold and made their fanbases proud? And which franchises simply struck out like a detoxed Melky Cabrera?
It's never easy to critique a team's hard work or lack thereof—okay, I'm kidding. But let's give it a go anyway, shall we?