GMs like the Spurs to win title No. 4.
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In NBA.com's fifth annual survey of the leagues general managers, Tim Duncan and the Spurs are the favorite to win the title. The GMs also weigh in on the best players and coaches, as well as who to look out for in the 2006-07 season.
2006-07 Roster Survey
On the Spot
NBA.com gives you 10 players who are on the spot in 2006-07. For various reasons, these guys have something to prove this season. We continue with Emeka Okafor.
It's Game Time!
Shaq and the Heat will get their rings and kick off a superb Opening Week to the season on Oct. 31.
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TNT Expert Picks
Dreaming Green: Celtics Dance Team
Ring in the New Season
On June 20, 2006, Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat earned their 2006 championship rings. On Oct. 31 in Miami, the Heat will finally get them before they take on Ben Wallace and the Bulls. The Heat's ring ceremony is one of 11 exceptional dates for the 2006-07 season.
Let the Games Begin: Schedule Release
Training Camps: Dates, times, locations
NBA on TNT: Jay-Z talks opening night
So What's New?
A new season offers up more than just the renewed championship aspirations of 30 NBA clubs. It brings forth a new ball; a new batch of energetic youngsters; new fantasy games; new faces in new places; new ownership; three new coaches (1, 2, 3); new unis (Bucks, Raps) and a few new rules.
We Know What They Did This Summer
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Premier Fantasy Championship: Draft now in progress
Salary Cap Challenge: Six players. $35 million. You're the GM.
Pick One: Pick one player each day during the entire season
Previews: Get a team-by-team fantasy perspective
Welcome: Get the low down on the new fantasy home
Fantasy Hoops: Learn about the fantasy basketball world
TEAM COVERAGE: TRAINING CAMPS