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NBA real or not: Trae Young for MVP, Warriors' woes and a James Harden trade

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What's next for the Nets after Dinwiddie's ACL tear (1:23)

Ramona Shelburne breaks down the next possible moves for the Nets with Spencer Dinwiddie out for the season. (1:23)

This abnormal 2020-21 NBA season is already off to an unpredictable start, with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Orlando Magic, Atlanta Hawks and Indiana Pacers sharing the league's best record at 3-0. So which early NBA trends are worth buying and selling?

Our experts tackle six big real-or-not topics, including:

• The Los Angeles Lakers' claim to their own title tier
• The race for the Eastern Conference crown
• The likelihood of a James Harden trade
• The Golden State Warriors' woes
Trae Young's MVP candidacy
• The best rookie


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