Yesterday, I took a look at some of the league's most surprising performances from the opening week. And now, for the bad news
Today, I'm going to tackle the players who have been most disappointing in the opening week. In a few cases the causes of the slow starts are clear enough that they don't warrant inclusion on the list -- Speedy Claxton, Delonte West, Richard Jefferson and Jason Richardson have been battling injuries, for instance, while Tracy McGrady is so notorious for slow starts that seeing him go 4-for-14 in a November game barely qualifies as news.
Instead, here's a look at 10 players who not only are off to slow starts, but have played in a way that has their teams very concerned for the future: