While over half of the NBA teams make the playoffs every season, there are still a select 14 teams on the outside looking in.
Some teams, like the Phoenix Suns, missed the playoffs by just a few games. Other teams, like the Charlotte Bobcats, couldn't even compile 10 wins over the course of the 66-game season.
However, there's been much improvement throughout the league after a strong 2012 draft class and some player movement in trades and free agency.
We can only speculate until the season begins, but let's take a look at which teams that missed out on the playoffs last year have the best chance of making the cut this upcoming season.