Our five favorite NBA storylines this season

They have nothing to do with the Golden State Warriors

With the addition of DeMarcus Cousins, the Golden State Warriors are back and better than ever. But the reigning champs’ shot at a three-peat is probably the least interesting question on our minds going into the new NBA season.

With a new-look Los Angeles Lakers squad, a rejuvenated Boston Celtics team and a spiraling yet formidable Philadelphia 76ers organization, NBA fans have a lot to discuss as the season begins. And let’s not forget Kawhi Leonard’s quest to challenge Giannis Antetokounmpo as the No. 1 beast in the East. Here are our five favorite storylines.