The NBA season features a long, grueling schedule, and there are a select handful of competitors who bear an immense burden for their teams.
Through the first half of the 2012-13 campaign, a pair of Portland Trail Blazers and Chicago Bulls stand out as some of the most overworked players in the league.
Roster changes, injuries and increased roles can all lead to an increased workload. The more useful and versatile you are, the more likely you are to receive substantial minutes.
Coaches often push these stars to the limit, trying to get as much as they can out of them.
Who exactly are the most overworked players in the association?