Most teams start their seasons with relatively little fanfare because not all teams look great on paper before the season starts. Those teams can produce fanfare and attract serious media attention by racking up wins, but ultimately there's only so much attention to go around.
But there are plenty of dream teams and dream team wannabes out there who have attracted an awful lot of attention over the years. Sometimes they warrant all that attention and live up to the hype. And sometimes they disappoint on the biggest stage.
Let's take a look at some of the biggest dream team studs and duds.