For the fourth straight season, the Cleveland Cavaliers have struggled during the month of January, hitting their yearly January troubles. They have still managed to reach the NBA Finals during the last three seasons. Always fixing their problems before the playoffs. This 2018 season just feels slightly different, all because of injuries, coaching and chemistry problems, and the absence of Kyrie Irving.
The NBA All-Star game will use a new team format this season. Usually, the format is East V. West. In order to create more competition during the game, they have adopted a newer format. The top two most fan voted players are team captains, and they will draft their team. They must start with the other 8 starters as they draft teammates.