NBA teams are a lot like stocks. Some are trending upwards, while others are trending down.
If your team is trending down, don’t abandon hope. The season is still young. With that said, nobody could blame you for being concerned.
For example, Miami Heat fans may be feeling…well, the heat. At 9-11, this team has fallen well short of expectations in 2022-23 so far.
By contrast, the New Orleans Pelicans are trending up. Their 11-8 record is impressive for a team as young as they are.
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If they continue in this direction, they could be a serious contender for the NBA championship this season.
At the same time, a massive win-now trade could put them in an even better position. Here’s one that has them acquiring Jimmy Butler from the Heat.