Normally, the mid-way point of the NBA season falls at a time when most NBA teams have played anywhere from 49-54 games. But thanks to the prolonged lockout, all that has been thrown out of the window. The first half of the season now constitutes only 30-something games. Sure, it’s still a decent enough sample size, but 30-something games are not nearly enough to make bold predictions.
But the great thing about the NBA is that, lockout or not, we’ve still gotten a pretty healthy dose of storylines to dive into from the 2011-2012 season.
So without any more prolonged delays, here’s our top 10 storylines of the 2011-2012 NBA season.