The NBA Is Back

Did it ever leave? The offseason saw a slew of stars change teams, altering the playoff landscape for the 2019-20 season. The Warriors, now without Kevin Durant, Andre Iguodala and Klay Thompson (because of a knee injury) will not enter the fray as the prohibitive favorite for a change. The Lakers added Anthony Davis to a lineup featuring LeBron James, and the Clippers, who signed last year's Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, will battle for supremacy in the West. The Rockets have retooled with Russell Westbrook, top draft choice Zion Williamson starts the season on the shelf and the East is the Bucks' to lose. The season tips off tonight with the Pelicans at the defending champion Raptors and then the Clippers taking on the Lakers.

The NBA Is Back

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