1. NBA Podcast: Minnesota Timberwolves Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have finally built a deep roster around Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio , but can they stay healthy enough to finally return to the postseason? In this ...

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  2. NBA Podcast: Brooklyn Nets 2012-13 Complete Season Preview

    Few teams made more sweeping offseason changes than the Brooklyn Nets . Few teams have as much upside or as many question marks. In this episode of "Basketball by Association," NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

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  3. NBA Podcast: Toronto Raptors Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Toronto Raptors are finally putting together a tough, NBA -ready roster. Yet, their Atlantic Division foes also improved as much as anyone. In this episode of "Basketball by Association," NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,708 reads 7 comments

  4. NBA Podcast: Portland Trail Blazers Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Portland Trail Blazers are rebuilding at a quick tempo, but is it enough to keep pace with the rest of the Western Conference? In this episode of "Basketball by Association," NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

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  5. Predicting Next Season's Best NBA Defense

    It's not an accident that the NBA 's power teams are oftentimes league-leading defensive units. NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C. Cordes discuss which trio of teams will make up the league's best defensive units in 2012-13...

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  6. NBA Podcast: Detroit Pistons 2012-13 Complete Season Preview

    The Detroit Pistons have some intriguing parts. How long before Greg Monroe, Brandon Knight and Rodney Stuckey can get this franchise out of neutral? In this episode of "Basketball by Association," NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,609 reads 14 comments

  7. NBA Podcast: The Phoenix Suns' Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Phoenix Suns sure became drastically different this offseason. Yet, does "different" equal "better?" In this episode of "Basketball by Association," NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,721 reads 2 comments

  8. NBA Podcast: Milwaukee Bucks Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The middling Milwaukee Bucks definitely didn't backslide this offseason, but is a side or baby step enough in an Eastern Conference that's already surging forward? In this episode ...

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  9. NBA Podcast: Houston Rockets Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Houston Rockets went big this offseason, and now it's time to go home. When and how will they bounce back from such a crushing disappointment? In this episode of "Basketball ...

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  10. Worst Moves of the 2012 NBA Offseason

    This NBA offseason has its share of the good, the bad and the ugly. In some cases, it was simply too many dollars for too many years, the wrong guy at the wrong time or forgetting that there were better options available...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 14,102 reads 38 comments

  11. NBA Podcast: Utah Jazz Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The young Utah Jazz were a surprise playoff team last season. Can they take another step forward as the rest of the Western Conference contenders also advance? In this episode ...

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  12. NBA Podcast: Philadelphia 76ers Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    Few could have predicted how the Philadelphia 76ers ' offseason would take such a dramatically positive turn...

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  13. NBA Podcast: Dallas Mavericks Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    Few teams made more sweeping offseason changes than the Dallas Mavericks . Will their place-holding, new-look roster be the next step? Can it stop their Western Conference slide? ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,373 reads 6 comments

  14. NBA Podcast: Orlando Magic Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Orlando Magic have been to Dwight Howard hell, and now it's time to come back. How long of a journey will this be and what will their first rebuilding season be like? In ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,501 reads 29 comments

  15. NBA Podcast: Denver Nuggets Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Denver Nuggets added a stud to their already fleet stable, but do they have the horses to be one of the Western Conference's elite? In this episode of Basketball by Association, NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 1,705 reads 10 comments

  16. Can Dwight Howard Be the Best Lakers Big Man Ever?

    Dwight Howard joins a long line of centers who left their smaller markets to chase a title with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  17. NBA Podcast: Complete Atlanta Hawks 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Atlanta Hawks turned their roster inside out. They're gearing up for a spending spree next offseason, but can they still be a legit playoff contender this year in the ever-more ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 2,005 reads 3 comments

  18. NBA Podcast: Los Angeles Clippers Complete 2012-2013 Season Preview

    The Los Angeles Clippers got back on the NBA map last season, but are they here to stay for good? In this episode of Basketball by Association , NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 5,018 reads 29 comments

  19. NBA Podcast: Memphis Grizzlies Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Memphis Grizzlies epitomize the "team nobody really wants to play." Yet, have they already been surpassed by numerous other foes in the Western Conference? In this episode ...

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  20. NBA Podcast: Indiana Pacers Complete 2012-13 Season Preview

    Were the Indiana Pacers a feel-good flash in the pan or are they here to stay as an Eastern Conference power? In this episode of Basketball by Association , NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 1,846 reads 7 comments

  21. NBA Podcast: Complete Boston Celtics 2012-13 Season Preview

    The Boston Celtics completely retooled their bench while installing Rajon Rondo as their No. 1 guy. There's a lot of excitement with this team, but did they keep pace with the ...

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  22. NBA Podcast: Complete L.A. Lakers 2012-2013 Season Preview

    By acquiring Steve Nash, Dwight Howard and Antawn Jamison, the L.A. Lakers have ensured that 2012-2013 will go down as either one of the franchise's defining moments or greatest disappointments...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 7,100 reads 19 comments

  23. NBA Podcast: Complete 2012-2013 Season Preview for San Antonio Spurs

    Can the San Antonio Spurs remain in a title hunt with teams featuring younger players and others involved in big-splash offseason moves? In this episode of Basketball by Association , NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 3 years ago 3,415 reads 12 comments

  24. NBA Podcast: Complete 2012-2013 Season Preview for Washington Wizards

    After completely revamping their starting five around John Wall , are the Washington Wizards ready to become relevant again? In this episode of Basketball by Association , NBA assistant editors Ethan Norof and Joel C...

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  25. NBA Podcast: Complete 2012-2013 Season Preview for the Charlotte Bobcats

    The Charlotte Bobcats made all kinds of wrong history by sporting the NBA 's all-time worst win percentage in 2012. A team can only go up from there...

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