Well, we asked for it. Here comes the strangest season in the history of pro sports. Join the party, the gang's all here. Soap opera offseason? You might have heard about that. Comically short training camp? Got that, too (teams are still signing free agents, and games begin Sunday). Wildly compressed regular season? Check. This NBA season promises to be unpredictable, but we're going to give it a shot. In the first of our weekly power rankings, we take a look at what the first week and the rest of the season looks like. We've already had our first aging superstar injury (expect more of those); the over/under on a player falling out on the court during the fourth quarter of a back-to-back-to-back game is February 4. But first, we've got a Christmas Day slate of great action. Who knows, maybe these rankings will be reversed come June (OK, the Raptors are not going to be the fourth best team any month, keep dreaming), but for now, these are the Complex NBA Power Rankings ...