Aaron Gordon scored a season-high 20 points, Nikola Vuvevic had 12 points, 11 rebounds and five assists and the Orlando Magic cruised by the Philadelphia 76ers 105-88 in a matchup of slumping Eastern Conference teams Friday night
The 10-7 Chicago Bulls host the 13-4 Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night at 8 p.m. ET in a matchup between two of the Eastern Conference's top teams. The Cavs have the third-best point differential in the NBA (plus-6.0), while the Bulls are fourth (plus-5.6). Both teams feature strong MVP candidates at the small forward spot. Show More Summary
TORONTO — As the final whistle sounded after 120 minutes of back-and-forth, unpredictable action in the second leg of the MLS Eastern Conference Final, 10 years of emotion was let out in booming roars from BMO Field. Toronto FC defeated...Show More Summary
BMO Field will be littered with superstars on Wednesday night, as Toronto FC host Montreal Impact in the second leg of the MLS Eastern Conference Final. While the focus may immediately shift toward one of Toronto's three high-profile...Show More Summary
The first leg of the MLS Eastern Conference Final between the Montreal Impact and Toronto FC was supposed to start at 8pm ET on Tuesday night. However, it didn’t actually get underway until 8:45pm ET. The reason for the delay? The Olympic Stadium grounds crew had to repaint the lines demarcating the penalty areas at […]
CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving failed to make the Eastern Conference All-Star team last February, which marked the first time since his rookie season (2011-12) the former No. 1 overall pick was left off the squad. His scoring, assist and shooting...Show More Summary
They had one job.
The Atlanta Hawks are 2nd in the entire Eastern conference this year, but still find it hard to fill the arena with fans. Enter rapper Gucci Mane, who was booked to perform at halftime and fans came out in droves. Before Gucci performed, a fan in the stands go the surprise of a lifetime after […]
The Montreal Impact are hosting their Canadian brethren Toronto FC tonight for the first leg of the Eastern Conference Championship, but the schedule 8:00 p.m. EST kickoff has been delayed after the grounds crew at Montreal’s stadium had to repaint the 18-yard box lines. Players had already completed their warmups… Read more...
We know LeBron is No. 1, but who belongs behind him on this mythical list? This week in Flanns & Zillz, we debate about the second-best player in the NBA Eastern Conference. Because that’s what’s important right now. Enjoy! FLANNERY:...Show More Summary
In other news … The MLS playoffs resume tonight — finally. It’s been 16 days since the last match. (The FIFA calendar forced them to pause for one weekend and the league decided not to play this past weekend.) In the Eastern Conference finals, the Montreal Impact will welcome more than 60,000 to Olympic Stadium […]
Dwight Howard lost his cool, and the Atlanta Hawks lost a potentially key Eastern Conference game
Charlotte narrowly won a duel between the two on Friday. But between them both, the Eastern Conference is as strong as ever. With six straight wins entering Friday, the Atlanta Hawks had the league’s best streak and were tied for the NBA’s best record. Show More Summary
Since dismantling an alleged "superteam" to open their season, the Cleveland Cavaliers have left little doubt they're the squad to beat in the Eastern Conference. Tuesday night's 121-117 victory over the Toronto Raptors, an outing that...Show More Summary
Cleveland improved to 9-1 in an Eastern Conference Finals rematch.
There are no more undefeated teams, but plenty of intrigue remains, including a rematch of last season’s Eastern Conference finals between Cleveland and Toronto.
Nearing 10 games into the season for each team, all is right in the NBA. Cleveland-Atlanta-Toronto have a grip on the Eastern Conference, Los Angeles-Golden State-San Antonio control the Western Conference. Philadelphia-New Orleans have...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern CFL Eastern Conference Semifinal Edmonton Eskimos at Hamilton Tiger-Cats — ESPN2, 1 p.m. Western Conference Semifinal Winnipeg Blue Bombers at BC Lions — ESPN3, 4:30 p.m. College Basketball Men’s IUPUI at Michigan — ESPNU, noon Bucknell at Wake Forest — ACC Network Extra, 2 p.m. Show More Summary
DeMar DeRozan is playing like a man on a mission. That mission? To cement the Toronto Raptors as a serious threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference. The kid from Compton, now 27 years old and among the highest paid players in the NBA, has been doing what he does best, better than ever: scoring inside the arc. Show More Summary
Every NHL team has now played at least a dozen games, and there are some amazing stories and surprising trends emerging. Rookies are grabbing more headlines than normal, the Eastern Conference is dominating the Western Conference and...Show More Summary