It’s been tough sledding for the Cleveland Cavaliers of late. At the midway point of the 2017-18 season, the defending Eastern Conference champions are struggling. Since losing to the Golden State Warriors in a Christmas Day showcase (granted, an arbitrary point on the schedule), the Cavs have lost seven of nine games. Show More Summary
After starting the season with an even 10-10 slate, the Miami Heat have won 15 of their last 23 games, including a seven-game winning run, to put them in the fourth spot of the Eastern Conference standings with a 25-18 record. Without...Show More Summary
Already trying to take a step up the Eastern Conference ladder, the Milwaukee Bucks may soon get a boost from a much-missed member of their frontcourt.
A post shared by Miami HEAT (@miamiheat) on Jan 15, 2018 at 1:24pm PST The NBA announced today that Miami HEAT guard Goran Dragi? was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for week 13 (games played Monday, January 8 through Sunday, January 14). It is the fourth time Dragi? has been named Player [...]
Milwaukee is playing decidedly average basketball, even after the Bledsoe trade. Here’s why. The Milwaukee Bucks are nearly certain to make the Eastern Conference postseason, and they still have one of the league’s brightest futures mostly thanks to Giannis Antetokounmpo, their incredible unicorn. Show More Summary
What’s wrong with the Charlotte Hornets? There are no explanations for the results they have shown this season. If the playoffs were to start today, the Hornets would be on the outside looking in and that’s in the Eastern Conference....Show More Summary
A post shared by Washington Wizards (@washwizards) on Jan 10, 2018 at 6:26pm PST The Wizards currently have the fifth best record in the Eastern conference, behind the Miami Heat. Solid. But more was expected from a team that brought back last year’s roster and should presumably be improving, not staying the same. Here’s the Washington [...]
The Raptors are the No. 2 team in the conference and boast the third-best record in the NBA.
Toronto Raptors’ big man Jonas Valanciunas has been the center of NBA trade rumors lately. The most recent of those rumors involve a proposed swap with one of the Toronto Raptors’ Eastern Conference rivals, the Cleveland Cavaliers. In...Show More Summary
It’s all thanks to Steve Nash, Brandon Knight, and Markelle Fultz. The Boston Celtics remain in first place in the Eastern Conference, having conceded the slot for 24 hours recently. Kyrie Irving is a surefire All-Star and dark horse MVP candidate. Show More Summary
Terry Rozier scored 20 points in 20 minutes, stealing the spotlight from LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas in a rematch of the Eastern Conference finals and leading the host Boston Celtics to a 102-88 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night. Rozier scored the last eight...
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Cleveland visits Boston in NBA action on Wednesday, with fans able to watch Cavs vs. Celtics live streaming and televised game coverage. One of the hottest new rivalries to have emerged in the Eastern Conference will be lacking justShow More Summary
More communication between Irving, James, and the Cavaliers might have prevented the breakup. Kyrie Irving guided the Boston Celtics to the best record in the Eastern Conference, but he reportedly had to request a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers to get there. Show More Summary
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will be in Boston to take on Kyrie Irving and the rival Celtics on Wednesday night in a tight matchup at the sportsbooks. The Cleveland Cavaliers are 4-0 straight up and against the spread in their last four road games against the Boston Celtics. Show More Summary
SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick and AJ Neuharth-Keusch discuss what Isaiah Thomas's return means for the Cavaliers and the Eastern Conference at large.
Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas will make his debut for Cleveland on Tuesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers after being sidelined because of a hip injury. The All-Star has been out since last year's Eastern Conference finals, when he played with Boston. After months of grueling rehab,...
Thomas hasn't played since last year's Eastern Conference finals, when he was with the Boston Celtics, due to a hip injury.
In the latest edition of New York Knicks Rumors, we will look into the missing piece that could make the Knicks contenders in the Eastern Conference this season. With Kristaps Porzingis making a huge leap and Tim Hardaway Jr. providing perimeter scoring, the Knicks just need someone to run the offense. Show More Summary
The incident reportedly took place in Cleveland during the Eastern Conference Finals.