Early NBA Season Already Ripe With Drama
The ball’s in the air. Between Kobe Bryant’s probable swan song and hot starts for the Warriors and Hawks, the new season is rolling … but all is not well. Bryant’s performances have been statistically dreadful, and a number of coaches across the league have landed in the hot seat, including the Lakers’ Byron Scott and Memphis skipper Dave Joerger. It’s early, but Atlanta could once again find itself facing off against the Cavs for Eastern Conference supremacy, while a once-dominant Kobe will likely fade into the sunset.