What a difference playoff run makes.
Rumors swirled about the Indiana Pacers possibly dealing Roy Hibbert even before Paul George's expected season-ending injury. The speculation hasn't stopped.
This is a series to look at how the Wizards stack up against their opponents in the East, where they finished 44-38 last season for a No.
Once the shock of Paul George's unsightly leg fracture with Team USA wears off, reality will set in for the Indiana Pacers.
As always, there's room for argument when it comes to select teams such as the NBA's first and second All-Defense announced Monday.