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Biggest Reason Why Each NBA Team Won't Win a Championship in 2014
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What could be holding the Spurs back from another title run?

Not every team has a chance at the 2014 NBA title, but it sure feels that way.


It's hard to remember a year the championship seemed this wide open—there's a clear top five or six in both conferences, and they (or maybe even a surprise dark horse) all have a shot at winning the title.


But each of those teams—and every other team in the NBA, in fact—has something that could hold them back from a championship. It could be that a team is putting too much pressure on a certain player, that it's too young to beat more accomplished opponents or maybe it is just rebuilding.


Whatever the reason, every team has a weakness that could prevent them from hoisting the Larry O'Brien Trophy.


Here's each team's biggest.


 


All statistics are courtesy of Basketball-Reference unless specifically stated otherwise.

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