The team finished at.500 during the regular season, and the Nets made short work of them in the first round of the playoffs. The good news for Celtics fans is that the team didn’t sit on its hands after an underwhelming season.
- 2020-21 record: 31-41
- Key offseason additions: DeMar DeRozan, Lonzo Ball, Alex Caruso, Tony Bradley
- Projected win total: 41.5
The Bulls finished outside of the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference last season, but that could change next season, thanks to some solid offseason additions.
- 2020-21 record: 48-24
- Key offseason additions: Patty Mills, LaMarcus Aldridge, Paul Millsap
- Projected win total: 54.5
Injury issues prevented Brooklyn from reaching its ceiling as a team last season.