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Fans will be in for a real treat this year.

For NBA fans, the Christmas season officially started on July 6th

Forget about the NBA Summer League. Forget about Wimbledon. Forget about baseball, soccer and college football — the NBA just exploded.

Lon Shapiro
Jul 9, 2019 · 20 min read

The NBA has changed radically in the last ten years.

This could be the most competitive season in NBA history.

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The battle for Los Angeles basketball supremacy may determine the NBA Title.

Tier 3 — the Longshots

#9 Denver (2 boxes checked)

#8 Utah (1 box checked)

#7 Portland (2 boxes checked)

Tier 2—the Wild Cards

#6 Houston (2 boxes checked)

#5 Golden State (3 boxes checked)

#4 Philadelphia (3 boxes checked)

Tier 1 — the Contenders

#3 Milwaukee (4 boxes checked)

#2 Los Angeles Lakers (4 boxes checked)

#1 Los Angeles Clippers (5 boxes checked)

We’ve got a massive present already sitting under the tree, and we can’t open it for another five months.

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