Forget the Celtics, Mavericks, and Spurs. Between the Miami Heat (18-8) and Los Angeles Lakers (18-7), which team will get to 30 wins first?
The Heat are sizzling with a current nine-game winning streak while the Lakers have won five of six and now return center Andrew Bynum.
Will he be enough to lift the defending champions past the thriving Heat?
Let's break it down, game by game.