A lot has happened since June 16, when the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in the series-clinching Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
We had the draft on June 25, the beginning of free-agency commitments on July 1 and then the official start of the signing period on July 9. Teams have also been trading players throughout the past few weeks.
The dust hasn’t quite settled yet, but most of the biggest player movement is complete. So which teams have improved their future outlook the most since the season ended, both for next season and the years following?
Let’s look at five squads in particular.