Tip-off: The NBA season begins tonight


Kevin Durant's arrival to the Warriors a year ago meant a clear imbalance in the League and the fierce Western Conference.

"Among the 46 players who averaged at least 6.0 drives per game last season, Schroder ranked 29th in * a href="http://stats.nba.com/players/drives/#!?sort=DRIVE_FG_PCT&dir=1&CF=DRIVES*GE*6.0" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" *points scored per drive".

They hope that the offensive pressure will ease up on Harden with Paul in the picture.

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Paul has been fairly successful when it comes to facing Golden State.

Golden State has been a top-five team in defensive efficiency in the past four years, as well as a dominant force on offense too. "His field goal percentage on drives was a respectable 50.4 percent - about the same as Mike Conley or Jimmy Butler - but his turnover percentage was high (36th of 46 players), and his free throw rate was relatively low (38th of 46)".

But Houston are risky themselves on the offensive end. They've been on the Forbes list of most innovative companies since 2012 and recently partnered with the National Basketball Association to provide live game coverage in Japan.

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It would be a dream for me, I would love all the players - not just Kevin - to achieve the level of Messi. De Bruyne has played 10 matches this season, scoring twice and assisting a further six strikes.

Kerr said: "Our whole identity is to be really good on both sides". But we're going to play some defense. We always think we can make an impact defensively. "Or they're going to have a tough time surviving in the business environment". We'll get a sneak preview of the possibilities on opening night. "He joked around: 'What do you tell a team that's won 67 games, or 65-plus the last three years, two championships?"

"This is truly an fantastic night to celebrate an incredible accomplishment by everybody on this floor, everybody in this organization", said Warriors star Stephen Curry as he introduced the unveiling of the '16-'17 banner.

The Rockets went all-in (seven players and a first-round pick) in acquiring nine-time All-Star Chris Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers to team with Most Valuable Player runner-up James Harden and form a rare backcourt capable of matching the firepower of the Warriors' Curry and Klay Thompson. "We all are. So it's kind of good to put that in the right perspective".

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Two current, unnamed staff interviewed for the report said Microsoft continues to stand by the investigation's conclusions. Three of the former employees assert the study had too little data to be conclusive.