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LeBron James and the Heat are going for their third straight title in 2013-14. (John W. McDonough/SI)

LeBron James and The Point Forward are counting down the days until the NBA's 2013-14 season tips off on October 29. To get ready for the new season, our writers are previewing the top storylines, teams and players to watch. Scroll down for an archive of our preview coverage, which will be updated every day leading up to Opening Night.

2013-14 Season Preview

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Can the new-look Nets dethrone the rival Knicks in the Atlantic? (Simon Bruty/SI)

Brooklyn Nets

Chris Mannix's Fast Breaks previews

  • Atlantic: Nets | Celtics | Knicks | Raptors | Sixers
  • Central: Bulls | Pistons | Pacers | Bucks | Cavaliers
  • Southeast:Heat | Hawks | Wizards | Magic | Bobcats 
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Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade exchanged summer words over SI's Top 100. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Kevin Durant; Dwyane Wade

2013 Offseason

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Derrick Rose is ready to return after sitting out the entire 2012-13 season. (Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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Derrick Rose

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Tim Duncan came in at No. 6 on SI's top 100 list. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Tim Duncan

Top 100 Players of 2013-14

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Michael Beasley is trying to make it with the Heat after being released by the Suns. (Issac Baldizon/Getty Images)

Michael Beasley

Did You See This?

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Jay-Z and Drake were in attendance for Kevin Durant's 25th birthday party. (Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Jay-Z and Drake

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