The Cleveland Cavaliers finally have clawed their way back to respectability.
The next step in their progression will be making a serious run at the playoffs.
But don't start looking for playoff tickets just yet.
This is a team with many holes and loads of questions that need to be answered.
Who will start opposite Kyrie Irving? Who will be the first big man off the bench? Where will the scoring come from?
While everyone on the roster needs to step up their respective games, their are a few players in particular that most of the team's success will largely hinge on.
Here are the five most pivotal Cleveland Cavaliers for this upcoming season.