Two seasons ago, the Cavaliers lived through the longest losing streak in NBA history – a 26-game trail of tears that stretched from late December through early February. Last season, with the assistance of two rock-solid rookies, only Minnesota boasted a bigger jump in winning percentage.

With the addition of two more rookies, both of whom showed much promise in Vegas, how big of a leap can the Cavaliers make in 2012-13? And more specifically, can they return to the postseason in an ever-changing Eastern Conference?