Portland a playoff team in 2013-14?

Portland's solid group of additions this summer, from the acquisitions of veteran center Robin Lopez and promising power forward Thomas Robinson to the signing of underrated free agent swingman Dorell Wright to the draft-day selections of C.J. McCollum and Allen Crabbe, are encouraging signs that the future is bright for the Trail Blazers.

But a closer look shows that even an improved Blazers' roster could have a difficult time making the playoffs again next season.