New Orleans, hit hard by the injury bug last season, is already having to deal with health issues. Not good when the Warriors are visiting.
Cleveland heads north of the border for a rematch of last year’s Eastern Conference Finals.
The Blazers, led by Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, eliminated the Clippers from last year’s playoffs in six games.
Boston has hopes of making a run at the top of the East, while a reconfigured Bulls squad looks to return to the playoffs.
Two head coaches in new spots make their regular season debuts as Mike D’Antoni leads the Rockets against Luke Walton’s Lakers.
Russell Westbrook and the Thunder play their first regular season game post-Kevin Durant, and Joel Embiid makes his regular season debut.
The Heat and Magic open their seasons in Orlando, with both franchises going through significant changes this summer.
Joel Embiid makes his regular season debut for the 76ers, and Detroit visits Toronto in what could be the game of the night.
Durant made his first four field goal attempts in his regular season debut with the Warriors.
Cleveland’s championship rings are approximately 6.5 carats and have 400-plus diamonds apiece.
Kevin Durant makes his regular season debut for the Warriors, doing so against a San Antonio team that won 67 games last year.
LeBron James opened the season with a triple-double and Kyrie Irving scored 29 points as Cleveland whipped the Knicks.
With the NBA regular season set to begin tonight, here’s the first installment of the weekly power rankings.
The Warriors play their first regular season game with Kevin Durant, and the Spurs will be a more than formidable foe.
The start time has been moved up to accommodate the World Series, and the Cavs will get their championship rings beforehand.