NBA training camps and preseason games are underway, which means that we basketball fans can focus our full attention on this wonderful sport and forget about the MLB playoffs and the NFL season, among other athletic endeavors.
I'm kidding of course, but it's still exciting news for all basketball fans around the world.
Given the lack of impact on the real standings and the decreased level of competition, this early form of basketball action doesn't fully explain everything that will happen during the 2012-13 season. However, we can still glean some valuable information from the first week of the proceedings.
From impressive rookies to dance moves to veterans making impacts, these are 10 of the many things we've learned, thus far.