SB Nation: NBA 2012-13 Preview Series

All of SB Nation's NBA previews.

The Masai Ujiri Doctrine

Denver Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri continues to reshape the team's roster, putting the franchise in a better position with each and every transaction. But is there a long-term cost to...

Minutes: Karl's problem to solve


George Karl will be tasked with keeping individuals happy and holding together a team mentality this season.

Bucks preview: Shots, shots, shots

Starring a backcourt with no basketball conscience whatsoever, Milwaukee should be exciting to watch at the very least. But so much depends on whether, without Andrew Bogut, the Bucks can...


The Ersan Ilyasova dilemma

The Milwaukee Bucks had a difficult decision to make with Ersan Ilyasova. Were they right to give him a five-year contract?

Bucks 12/13 Preview: Season on the brink?


What stands between the Milwaukee Bucks and a return to the playoffs? Not much.

Believe in the Pacers!

The Pacers made a huge leap last season and gave the eventual champions a tough series along the way. After retooling a couple of positions, is Indiana even better?


The Pacers' offseason dilemma

The Indiana Pacers faced key decisions with Roy Hibbert and George Hill. Were they right to re-sign them, and did their other moves make sense?

Pacers plan to improve by staying the same


The Indiana Pacers return their starting lineup for the 2012-13 season, hoping the continuity with young, developing players will produced improved results.

The Old Look Pistons promise more of the same


It was a busy summer and the Detroit Pistons worked hard to push the team forward with a promising new future. But what has really changed?


How soon can Andre Drummond contribute?

How soon can Andre Drummond contribute to the Detroit Pistons?

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