Last season, the New Jersey Nets were absolutely horrendous. They won 12 games and became the laughing stock of the NBA. For Nets fans, those NBA Finals appearances in 2002 and 2003 seem farther away each day.
But anything is possible, and although a Celtics-like jump from 2007 to 2008 is unrealistic, it could happen with a few changes. So with that, there remains hope for next season. And here are 10 reasons why.