There are pros and cons to almost any situation, and the new-look 2012-13 Minnesota Timberwolves roster and current position is no different.
From injured players...to more new faces than returning ones...to recent outside criticism and controversy, several reasons exist to be skeptical about how this season is going to go for the Wolves.
Let's not ignore the positive, though. There is much more depth on the team, some key pieces were added during the offseason and the team's morale is solidly optimistic.
Timberwolves fans may be used to expecting the negative, but that won't necessarily be the case this year. Before you make your decision, let's take a look at the top three reasons to be both worried and confident with starting the 2012-13 season.