We're only about a dozen games in but we're ready to say that the 2011-12 NBA season blows last year's out of the water. Now, have we already given out some ridiculously premature post-season awards only two weeks into the new season? Yes. Could our perception of this season be skewed because we were deprived of pro basketball for a couple months? Maybe. But we've got more than a few reasons why the NBA this year is off to a great start. From Lob City living up to expectations to the Sixers surprising start to the fact that there's a game on every night, here are 10 Reasons The NBA Is Already Better This Year Than Last.