500. would be bad for this team, yes. however, 6/7 in the playoffs would depend on the emergence of DeRozan and the final emergence of bargnani. An emergence of Ed davis would be sugar coating for it too. with 500., and if we give an elite team a tough time, wouldn't you say we'd be able to lure a FA here with more ease than lets say the 7-9 wins shadowfax indicated?
-food for thought