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First Cup: Friday
Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman: Only one thing could have sent the start of this Thunder season spiraling from bad to worse, and given the team’s recent string of misfortune maybe we shouldn’t even be surprised that it actually happened.

The challenge in Cleveland
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Tom Haberstroh goes inside the numbers to show where LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving and the Cavs need to be if they want to be true title contenders.

The Chicago Bulls' new options
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With size on defense and passing skill on offense, Pau Gasol multiplies the options for coach Tom Thibodeau. David Thorpe loves the possibilities this season for the Chicago Bulls.

First Cup: Thursday
Ronald Tillery of The Commercial-Appeal: Marc Gasol's offseason work, with Spain in the World Cup and in preseason, is impossible to miss — he's noticeably slimmer and quicker than the sometimes lumbering presence seen last season when a knee injury interrupted his season and force him to play with a brace.

The Thunder without Kevin Durant
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David Thorpe says that a long-term commitment to team defense, and the presence of Russell Westbrook, will keep the Thunder afloat while their leader is injured.

Thunder trouble?
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Tom Haberstroh checks in with Royce Young on the laundry list of issues in Oklahoma City ahead of the season opener.

Let the Month of Westbrook begin
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Nothing in sports is more unpredictable than Russell Westbrook. I don’t even mean on a game-to-game basis. I mean on a play-to-play basis. We know he’s a fantastic player.

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First Cup: Wednesday
Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: There are two new aspects to Nik Vucevic these days. First, as everybody knows, Vucevic and the Orlando Magic agreed to a four-year contract extension that should keep him with the team through the 2018-19 season.

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