Yes, this free agency period has been wild thus far. Although not many main players have switched teams as of yet, some people have suggested that the Eastern Conference has now overtaken the Western Conference as the superior one in the NBA.
Who can really say this in good conscience? The West has won eight of the last 11 championships and that dominance has shown no signs of slowing down.
Let's look at some other good reasons why the West is still the best.