NBA Fact or Fiction

NBA Fact or Fiction

NBA Fact or Fiction: Sacramento Kings

The 2020-2021 season for the Sacramento Kings was one that had its ups and downs. On one hand, the Kings had an exciting mix of young guys and were a good offensive team, but they were one of the worst defensive teams in the league and there is uncertainty with the roster going forward.

Cleveland Cavaliers: Fact or Fiction

The Cleveland Cavaliers started the 2020-2021 season 3-0 including a 118-94 blowout win versus conference contenders, the Philadelphia 76ers. That three-game win streak which would be the second-highest of their season would be short-lived.

NBA Fact or Fiction: Orlando Magic

The Orlando Magic had an interesting approach to the 2020-2021 season. However, it was quickly realized that this core was just not going to be able to get it done and the Magic had a firesale at the deadline.

NBA Fact or Fiction: Indiana Pacers

The Indiana Pacers had to battle through different elements to try and have a successful season in 2021. The Pacers hired former Mavericks coach, Rick Carlisle, who is back for his second stint with the team after coaching them previously.

Fact or Fiction: Phoenix Suns

What a year for the Phoenix Suns. Although it was a disappointing finish, getting to the NBA Finals was a huge deal.

Fact or Fiction: Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons were one of the worst teams in the NBA during the 2020-2021 season, but being so terrible may have paid off. The Pistons won the NBA Draft Lottery and selected Oklahoma State point guard Cade Cunningham with the first pick.

Fact or Fiction: San Antonio Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs have always been a respected franchise. Especially during the Tim Duncan era. However, things have changed since then.

Fact or Fiction: Toronto Raptors

Two years ago, the Toronto Raptors were NBA Champions after defeating the Golden State Warriors in six games. Since then, things have changed.

Fact or Fiction: Memphis Grizzlies

After getting a taste of playoff basketball last season, the Memphis Grizzlies are looking to build on their recent success. They have improved in each of Taylor Jenkins’ first two seasons as head coach and will look to do the same in year three.

Fact or Fiction: Washington Wizards

The Washington Wizards will look quite different entering the 2021-22 NBA season compared to how they finished the 2020-21 season.