NBA Teams Poised to Make the Biggest Leap During 2013-14 Season

August 9th, 2013 by Stephen Babb Leave a reply »
How high is up for James Harden's Houston Rockets?

With most of the rich getting richer in the NBA, Houston's fate is inextricably linked to a web of elite contenders who all spent the summer maneuvering in their own special ways. Most of those contenders will wind up more or less where they did last season. The Rockets are unique insofar as they—and perhaps they alone—have gone from the margins of the 2013 postseason to one of the 2014 playoffs' most intriguing presumed participants.

Count the Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets as much-improved threats to the NBA establishment, and keep an eye out for breakout seasons from the Cleveland Cavaliers or—gasp—Detroit Pistons.

But the most improved team of all? Probably not who you'd expect.



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