The Boston Celtics are getting set to pursue their 18th banner. To position themselves for that, they will again need to have success within the Atlantic Division.
They have won it the past five years and should be the favorite to finish atop the division standings again.
Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo are all back. Jeff Green has a clean bill of health and will make an immediate impact with his scoring and athleticism. Jason Terry comes aboard to provide a scoring punch.
Doc Rivers, one of the premiere coaches in the league, is back to lead the way. Let's look at who's gunning for second.