NBA season preview for 2016-17

After a record 73 wins, the Warriors could only watch as LeBron James and the Cavs staged an epic Finals comeback, ending a 52-year Cleveland title drought. So what has changed? Kevin Durant.

Cavs keep up championship pace in busy offseason (1:33)
Can LeBron rejoin MJ convo with another ring? (2:11)
Kellerman picks the Knicks as the worst franchise in sports (1:54)
Did Silver try to block Durant move? (1:42)
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Full list of 2017 NBA title odds

The Golden State Warriors are priced at 2-3 to win the NBA title, per the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

Warriors present biggest challenge to Cavs repeating (1:23)
Anti-Warriors sentiment being felt throughout NBA (5:13)
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The entire NBA rated by tiers

How will the season shape up for your favorite squad? We split up the best teams, the bottom-feeders and everything in between.

LeBron optimistic about CBA extension, coy about Carmelo to Cavs (0:49)
A dynasty derailed (6:58)
Lakers building chemistry on paintball range (2:55)
Kevin Hart's failed 30 for 30 (1:48)
Towns taking over Garnett's role as vocal leader (2:17)
Recharged Warriors hoping for different result this season (1:22)
Drummond works out in preparation of season (0:58)
Elhassan says Warriors' depth is Achilles heel (0:52)


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Fans in Cleveland will have a chance to take a photo with this oversized Larry O'Brien Trophy outside Quicken Loans Arena.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Fred Hoiberg says Taj Gibson will start at the 4 on opening night against the Boston Celtics.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

At a luncheon for the Great New Orleans Sports Foundation, Pelicans GM Dell Demps says Tyreke Evans resumed on-court activity on Saturday.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics are #SagerStrong.

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

FIRST LOOK: New Nike LeBron ad called "Here I Am" debuts tonight on TNT broadcast http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOZxIpy6Gm4

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Randy Foye (strained hamstring) will not play in Brooklyn's season-opener in Boston Wednesday.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics players like Marcus Smart wearing their Sager Strong t-shirts after practice.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Diamond Stone working on his midrange game with Clippers player development coach John Welsh.


Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Now, I've found closer, but more expensive parking for the World Series/ring ceremony.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Attendant near stadium told me this is usually $5. That's how a ring ceremony and the potential to win another has impacted Cleveland parking.