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NBA Rankings, Week 1: I Have the Power!

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Ahoy, here we are with the first week of action in the bag, meaning that we can start tallying up the various team rankings from around the web. The Thunder started off hot with a record of 5-0, but two consecutive losses have tempered our excitement.

From Around the League:

SOURCE RANKING (last) COMMENT
SB Nation TBD (n/a) Coming soon.
ESPN - Hollinger 7 (n/a) The Thunder have started off well, but they're currently ranked behind the Cavaliers in offensive efficiency. Huh?
ESPN - Stein 3 (3) Durant almost hit rare Air in his first week of the season.
NBA.com 2 (3) Starters scoring less than 90 points per 100 possessions.
Sports Illustrated 3 (n/a) Robson notes that Russell Westbrook is not getting into the lane as frequently, which has depressed his shooting percentage and free throw attempts.
ProBasketballTalk 2 (n/a) James Harden an early "Sixth Man" candidate.
Hoopsworld 3 (4) Imperfect strangers?
Behind the Basket 2 (n/a) Westbrook still struggling to be an efficient player, where he adds more than he takes off the table.
FoxSports 2 (n/a) Early adversity has been dealt with.
Covers 2 (2) So far the Thunder are not doing well against the spread.
CBS Sports 1 (3) Pillow fight?
WEEI 2 (n/a) Thunder playing well despite Westbrook's struggles.

Rankings updated when available. If you know of any rankings that we have missed, please let us know!