Are people counting out the Orlando Magic as a potential NBA champion next season?

I find it funny that no one is putting the defending Eastern Conference champion as a favorite to win the title next season. They came close this year and will get a huge boost with the return of Nelson, if VC can stay healthy he can make that team better than last season and we seen Howard getting better every... show more I find it funny that no one is putting the defending Eastern Conference champion as a favorite to win the title next season. They came close this year and will get a huge boost with the return of Nelson, if VC can stay healthy he can make that team better than last season and we seen Howard getting better every season. Their bench isn't as bad as people think, Pietrus and Reddick is still there and they can still trade Gortat for another big to backup Howard.

BQ: Buy/Sell Andrew Bynum will be a top 3 center (by position) in the league next season.

BQ2: Buy/Sell Pau Gasol is a top 20 PF of all time?

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Update: Walter name 10 Cs that's going to be better than Bynum next season... you better not put Perkins.
Update 2: Bynum put up 14 and 8 before his injury and if Odom is gone he will get more playing time to boost his stats.
Update 3: VC&Nelson&Lewis are all clutch players that can make plays down the stretch and VC is clearly a much more dangerous offensive threat than Hedo.
Update 4: Warriors: you will get a refund in the form of a BA.
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