Sometimes the other team is just better. That pill is perhaps a bit easier to swallow when the other team is the defending NBA Champions.
The reigning NBA champion San Antonio Spurs are leading the pack once again.
Why is so much depth being accrued by the Wizards going into the 2014-15 season, with contingencies for contingencies?
With San Antonio's rousing Game 5 win and dominant 4-1 NBA finals victory over the Miami Heat, the Spurs claimed their fifth title since 1999.