Advice to Jazz, Grizz, Knicks, Bucks: Don't Look Back

Updated: January 6, 2009, 2:52 PM ET
By Chris Broussard | ESPN The Magazine
For the rest of us, the new year promises new hope. For NBA teams, it promises new life. Well, for some of them, anyway. With a little resolve, a return to health and a lucky bounce or three, these five squads are looking at brighter days ahead.


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