The NBA season tips off tonight, beginning with the Cleveland Cavaliers at Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons at Atlanta Hawks and New Orleans Pelicans at the defending champion Golden State Warriors.
The NBA Top 50 Players countdown rolls on with No. 30 through 21. These players have by far the most success of any stretch of this list -- a full 15 championship rings among them.
Each year for the past several years NBA.com surveyed league general managers on a variety of topics ahead of the upcoming campaign.
Jordan Crawford played in the Las Vegas Summer League this year with the hopes of landing another NBA shot. The ex-Wizard received his wish, at least the opportunity part.