In all of the talks about there being a lockout and about the league trying every possible solution to make this all work out, one of the words being tossed around is, "contraction." The removal of certain teams from the league all together in order to make the costs lower, with profits not dipping quite as low.
LeBron publicly bashed the Wolves and the Nets for having bad records and for being potential targets to being one of the teams contracted. But are they really the two most likely teams to be removed?
Here are all 30 teams in order of their likeliness of being removed from the NBA.