Problem solving: Friday's big matchups

5-on-5: Pointing out problems facing four contenders heading into ESPN/ESPN3 games

Originally Published: January 13, 2012
ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network

Each of the four teams heading into Friday night's nationally televised slate (starting at 8 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN3) has one big thing in common: They've got problems.

Whether it be injuries (Derrick Rose, Nene), Father Time (Celtics) or on-court execution (who else?), the Celtics, Bulls, Heat and Nuggets each have issues to work out over the next few months. What are the biggest problems, and how detrimental will they be?

That's what the experts are for.

1. What's ...

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