The reality is Taj Gibson would start on the majority of NBA teams.
Another reality is that even if he doesn't, the Bulls will get the same, hard-working, efficient forward each night.
Joakim Noah, the reigning Defensive Player of the Year, said he felt "terrible" at the end of last season.
The Eastern Conference continues to be weaker than its Western counterpart as a whole, but following another offseason of significant player movement, the landscape looks a bit different.
Even though training camp won’t start until the end of the month, there are already a plethora of opinions about what will occur during the upcoming NBA season.
The final roundup before training camp begins has arrived.