Insider's NBA Offseason Buzz

Updated: September 22, 2009, 4:20 PM ET
By Ric Bucher & John Hollinger | ESPN Insider

The summer is winding down, but that just means we're gearing up for the NBA season to start. Insider is breaking down every team to examine key players trending up and tripping up according to John Hollinger's PER projections for the 2009-10 season. NBA Insider Ric Bucher chimes in with a player you'll want to watch closely once the new campaign tips off.

Starting with the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers in the Pacific Division, we'll add a new team every day. Check back often; we're just getting warmed up.