Ranking the Best Small Forwards this NBA Betting SeasonPosted by: Charlie Smith
Now that the online NBA betting season has officially started, all that preseason talk regarding the draft, trades, and free agency acquisitions can finally be compared to the actual results. With the critics turning their attention to the actual games, it will be up to the players to do all the talking. Whether their game will reflect positively or negatively remains to be seen.
But before the games start racking up and the results become undeniable, we still have plenty to assess. After all, this was one busy offseason. Everything from grading a team’s free agency or to season previews, there’s more to analyze than one would care to. But before we open up the floodgates on the rest of the online NBA betting season, let’s take some time for some good old player rankings.
Player rankings are generally subjective, but they still provide a good rule of thumb when assessing the NBA’s best talents. So without further ado, let’s take a look at the NBA’s best small forwards ahead of the 2016-17 season.
1. LeBron James
2. Kevin Durant
3. Kawhi Leonard
4. Paul George
5. Jimmy Butler