Kobe Bryant's shift to a pass-first shooting guard isn't the only change that's occurred during the middle of the 2012-13 NBA season. The NBA Superstar Rankings have undergone some serious changes as well.
As the minutes, stats and accolades continue to pile up for the elite players around the Association, we're getting a clearer picture of the superstar landscape each and every day.
So, who's shooting up the ranks? Which players are now truly elite? Have any former superstars begun to fall down?
To find out the answers to all of those questions, as well as see how the rankings have changed since the last edition, you'll have to read on.
Note: All stats, unless otherwise indicated, are current through Feb. 4.