The 2012-2013 NBA season is just around the corner, and with it comes optimism for all 30 NBA teams.
With this optimism comes the realization that everything might not quite go as planned. Injuries, inconsistent play, poor coaching or outside distractions always seem to find their way into a team's season at one point or another.
Whether it's deserved or not, it seems the blame always falls on a single player or coach.
Assuming every team is going to hit a rough patch at one point of the season or another, here's a best guess at who every fanbase's finger is going to point to first.