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The End of an NBA Era

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To understand the dynamics of current NBA teams, we have to travel back in time.  The year 2008 was the inception of the “Super Team” era in the NBA. The Boston Celtics were the originators of this trend when they added Kevin Garnett to their already strong team, led by Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo. Soon after, NBA teams began constructing their own teams in order to try and compete. The next team that quickly took the reign of the "Super Team" label was the Miami Heat.