The Cleveland Cavaliers have emerged from the wreckage of what should have been a franchise-killing scenario when LeBron James took his talents to South Beach. We are talking Cuyahoga River on fire bad.
But instead, management has made a few shrewd moves and have stockpiled some fantastic young talent, as well as some very solid veterans.
This team is still looking at a long road until they reach NBA title contention, but they at least are heading in the right direction and in a very weak Central Division, who knows what the immediate future holds.
Here are the preseason grades for each position's top two players as well as the grade for the positions as a whole.