The Miami Heat are still the champs, LeBron James is still the best player on the planet—although Rose doesn’t see it that way—but the rest of the basketball landscape has shifted.
The San Antonio Spurs reclaimed their spot atop the Western Conference. Dwight Howard is two teams removed from the Orlando Magic. And the Indiana Pacers have seized control of the Central Division, and with it, have become legitimate rivals to Rose’s Bulls.
Source: Zach Buckley, Bleacher Report