The Philadelphia 76ers' newest star has been able to adjust so far, but his life will get significantly harder once defenses button up in the postseason, if Philly qualifies.
LeBron James is so off the charts, people are bored with giving him the MVP. This is wrong.
Russell Westbrook is simply operating on a different level. He has to be the MVP.
Kawhi Leonard is the best two-way player in basketball. That still matters.
Acquiring Paul George or Jimmy Butler wouldn't have helped them beat LeBron, and the cost would have hamstrung the team in the future.
It's tough being a big man in the NBA and staying healthy.
Goran Dragic is back to his All-NBA form and has the Heat angling for playoff position rather than draft position.
An All-Star snub has spurred great players to even greater heights, which is scary when you consider Russ and the rest of the NBA.
Math, like Father Time, remains undefeated.
Derrick Rose recently floated that he's looking for a max contract. The Knicks are likely out, but these three teams might be in. Emphasis on "might."