67 Reasons I’m Excited For Next Season By Dan FeldmanOct 28, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Flipboard (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) 8 Comments 1. Tom Thibodeau managing his bigs2. DeMarcus Cousins continuing where he left off3. Brad Stevens with NBA experience4. Andrew Wiggins vs. Jabari Parker5. Victor Oladipo playing shooting guard6. Return of injured players7. Warriors’ starting lineup8. Russell Westbrook being Russell Westbrook9. Goran Dragic at it again10. Phil Jackson’s influence11. Giannis Antetokounmpo at point guard12. Michael Carter-Williams’ development13. David Blatt’s offense14. The mysterious and unexpected Bruno Caboclo15. Kawhi Leonard playing to get paid (even if he’s not)16. Tyson Chandler back with the Mavericks17. Jose Calderon setting up Carmelo Anthony offensively18. Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph (one last time?)19. Pacers testing positions’ defensive importance20. Paul Millsap and Al Horford, the Eastern Conference’s Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol21. Kyrie Irving’s bonkers All-Star voting22. Disappointing second-year players looking for redemption23. Dwight Howard and James Harden doing it alone24. Chris Paul, NBA’s most underrated point guard25. Synergy of the Pelicans’ lineup26. More Kyle Lowry-Greivis Vasquez lineups27. Chandler Parsons in the spotlight28. Erik Spoelstra proving his chops29. Nerlens Noel’s long-awaited debut30. Tim Duncan doing it again31. Wizards’ small forwards32. Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh leading a team without LeBron33. Emotional swings of Roy Hibbert34. JaVale McGee doing JaVale McGee things35. K.J. McDaniels testing the second-round system36. Isaiah Thomas vs. Sacramento Kings37. Lance Stephenson on the loose38. Warriors starters with Draymond Green39. Byron Scott defying convention40. Cavaliers’ dramatic turnaround41. Rajon Rondo playing with (slightly) better teammates42. Steve Clifford handling more, um, personality43. Stan Van Gundy developing Andre Drummond44. Whatever Jason Kidd does45. Josh Huestis in the D-League46. Jonas Valanciunas on verge of a breakthrough47. Damian Lillard getting better and overshadowed again48. 76ers pissing off everyone. Again.49. LeBron James back in Cleveland50. Kobe Bryant out for revenge51. Klay Thompson proving his worth during NBA games52. Ricky Rubio playing for a max contract53. James Young representing Flint54. Whatever Kevin Durant can do55. New coaches56. Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving in the playoffs57. Suns’ many point guards58. Dirk Nowitzki surrounded by weapons59. Nets finding new identity with Lionel Hollins60. Derrick Favors vs. Enes Kanter, Trey Burke vs. Dante Exum61. Timberwolves as Canada’s other team62. Greg Monroe playing out his daring decision63. Thunder’s young guns64. Lakers’ train wreck65. Charlotte playing as the Hornets again66. Rookies67. Anthony Davis becoming a superstarIt’s here!