The NBA Summer League, free agency and training camp are all plot points on a map toward another season filled with elevated expectations and a roster built to contend.
However, before that happens, there are issues with salary, injuries and the development of players that we'll have to keep an eye on.
It all starts at the top with general manager Bob Myers and consultant Jerry West. They've drafted Klay Thompson, Harrison Barnes, Draymond Green, Festus Ezeli and picked up Carl Landry and Jarrett Jack in two years.
Not too shabby.
What will they have in store this offseason?