A look at the context of the schedule and who plays who when, and how far they travel during the season
The league has expanded its schedule to have the players at their best
The King is undeniably one of the best players in NBA history, but not many of his teams are all-time greats
The Sixers get a spotlight, the Warriors are everywhere, and... wait, why are the Knicks on this thing?
A look at how the Sixers can reach SportsLine's 42-win projection
A look at players who were great back in the day, but would excel in today's pace-and-space NBA
Can you make it work with a coach who's also in charge of basketball operations?
The league is healthy, ratings are up, money is flowing, but the super-team by the Bay is making trouble
Make it Celtics vs. Cavs and Rockets at Oracle to face the Warriors on banner night to start season
A look at the effects you might not immediately think about when you look at stars changing uniforms
How the Cavs star would fit with the Wolves, Knicks, Clippers, Spurs and other teams linked to talks
Irving wants to play on his terms, and may be willing to throw away winning with James to do so
Can the former MVP be a healthy contributor to the reigning East champs amid organizational chaos?
If Melo joins Harden and CP3 in Clutch City, can it work with Mike D'Antoni after what happened in NYC?
Where are the free agents of value next summer, factoring age, production, potential and availability?
Matt Moore's colleagues have been known to describe him as a "maniac" in terms of his approach to covering the NBA, which he has done for CBS Sports since 2010. Moore prides himself on melding reporting, blogging, statistical and film analysis, and a heavy dose of sarcasm. He lives in Colorado and climbs tall things.