The Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics may not have long to wait to find out if and when they may have the services of Markieff and Marcus Morris this season.
The Raptors are poised to set a Toronto pro sports team record this season that not even the Toronto Maple Leafs managed to accomplish in a century of action.
Coaches are hired to be fired, so as the fourth longest tenured head coach in the NBA with six years under his belt in Toronto, is Dwane Casey coaching for his job this season?
Last year the next four top M.I.P. vote getters were Nikola Jokic, Rudy Gobert, Otto Potter and Isaiah Thomas and three of them should be early favorites this year.
There has been a lot of reluctance to label the Toronto Raptors three-time All-Star DeMar DeRozan as a superstar in the NBA, but on ESPN in Los Angeles there is no such hesitation.
Isaiah Thomas is on a bargain contract and the Boston Celtics needed to include Jae Crowder to make the trade math work, but before next season is over, he could be seen as the jewel of deal by the Cavaliers.
The dust has settled, those big name players have found new homes and the best Big 3s in the NBA East remain on the best teams from last season.