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2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Boston Celtics Player

For the past two seasons, the Boston Celtics have been a feisty underdog team in the Eastern Conference. They will be expected to be much more i n 2016-17. An improved supporting cast that includes free-agent addition Al Horford now surrounds All-Star Isaiah Thomas. Show More Summary

NBA Eastern Conference preview

USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt tells us what to expect out of the Eastern Conference this season.        

LeBron James Comments on Warriors, Cavaliers' Roster and More

For the last six years, the Eastern Conference has largely been decided by one question: Does your team have LeBron James? In an interview with's Joe Vardon, James acknowledged how he has cast a massive shadow over theShow More Summary

Cavaliers are the team to beat in NBA's East Conference

NBA PREVIEW EASTERN CONFERENCE (in predicted order of finish) PLAYOFF-BOUND   1. CLEVELAND 2015–16 finish: 57-25 Coming: Mike Dunleavy, Chris Andersen, Kay Felder (rookie). Going: Matthew Dellavedova, Timofey Mozgov. The path to back-to-back titles will be crowded by a very big gold-and-blue roadblock...

D.C. United Emerging as Dark-Horse MLS Cup Contender as Regular Season Ends

When you start compiling a shortlist of MLS Cup contenders, the teams that easily come to mind are FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls, who lead the Western and Eastern Conferences, respectively. Maybe you're drawn to the Colorado Rapids' worst-to-first story and the club's grind-it-out defensive mindset. Show More Summary

Something Special

Fresh off a summer with Team USA, Paul George likes his chances of getting back to the Eastern Conference finals (and beyond). The post Something Special appeared first on SLAMonline.

In the East, it's the Cavs and then everyone else _ again

The Cleveland Cavaliers know what it feels like to enter the season as Eastern Conference favorites        

Knicks, Jeff Hornacek get no love from NBA’s GMs

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In the annual survey released Tuesday by, zero GMs picked the Knicks to finish in the top 4 of the Eastern Conference.

Raptors fans just want a little of your respect

The Raptors had a historic 2015-16 season and should be right back in the mix again. So why do many dismiss them? The Toronto Raptors won 56 games last year and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals. It was by far the best season in franchise history. Show More Summary

D.C. United 3, New York City FC 1: details, notes, video

With a 3-1 victory over New York City FC on Sunday, D.C. United clinched an MLS playoff berth for the third consecutive year. DCU is currently fourth in the Eastern Conference and will finish either fourth or fifth, depending on the outcome of the regular season finales next Sunday. At the No. 4 position, United […]

NBA preview: East begins and ends with Cavs

USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt tells us what to expect out of the Eastern Conference this season.        

2016-17 NHL Predictions: Preview and Picks for Atlantic Division

The Florida Panthers finished atop the Atlantic Division in 2015-16. However, the Tampa Bay Lightning advanced furthest in the 2016 playoffs, falling in seven games to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final. In 2016-17,...Show More Summary

NBA preview: Three most improved teams in the East

USA TODAY Sports' A.J. Neuharth-Keusch ranks the three teams in the Eastern Conference that made the biggest strides this past offseason.        

NHL preview: Predicting division winners and playoff teams

Times columnist Helene Elliott predicts the order of finish in the Western and Eastern conferences. The top three teams in each division qualify for the playoffs as well as the next two conference teams with the best records. WESTERN CONFERENCE Pacific Division 1) San Jose 2) Kings 3) Calgary Central...

NHL preview: What you need to know about the Eastern Conference

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby added the World Cup championship and MVP honors to his two Stanley Cup titles and two Olympic gold medals, but for some reason critics still find fault with him. They shouldn’t. Crosby comes up big at big moments and has a chance to lead the Penguins to...

How Handicapped Would Detroit Pistons Be Without Reggie Jackson?

The Detroit Pistons' near-perfect offseason, one that inched the long-suffering franchise closer to the top of the Eastern Conference standings, just became a little less perfect. According to's Marc Stein, star point guardShow More Summary

Complete Preview and Predictions for the Boston Bruins in 2016-17

The Boston Bruins narrowly missed the playoffs in 2015-16—they were technically tied for No. 8 in the Eastern Conference—but it was also clear the Stanley Cup team of 2011 was eroding and many of the youthful replacements were found wanting. Boston's goal differential last season was +10, with the team scoring 240 and allowing 230 goals overall. Show More Summary

MLS Player Rankings: BWP, Villa in Direct Battle for Top Spot After Week 30

The competition between the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC runs deeper than the fight for the No. 1 playoff position in the Eastern Conference. Bradley Wright-Phillips and David Villa are in a fierce individual battle for the...Show More Summary

MLS Team of the Week: Villa, Kamara, McCarty Stand out in Wild Week 30

Week 30 was a massive week for a few clubs looking to secure the best possible position in the Major League Soccer postseason. The Montreal Impact and D.C. United made moves in the Eastern Conference as they overtook Philadelphia for...Show More Summary

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