The 2012-13 season is going to be a special one. It's going to be a season that fans look back on and talk about for years to come.
From the emergence of new superstars, to the constant battle between the newly-formed super teams and the small market teams, this season will be the beginning of new trends in the NBA.
While it's impossible to predict what the future holds for the NBA over the span of the decade, this season will certainly be a special one.
Ahead are seven reasons why the 2012-13 season will be the best of the decade.