The Miami Heat will enter the 2014-15 NBA season with a lot to prove. With LeBron James now a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, it seems many believe the Heat's days of contending in the Eastern Conference are over. The reality is Pat...Show More Summary
Even with LeBron James signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers this summer, the Miami Heat will enter the 2014-15 season as one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference. A conference finals berth is completely within reach for a Miami...Show More Summary
The Knicks have finally announced their preseason schedule, which consists of seven games against six Eastern Conference opponents throughout October.
After looking at the title of this article, you probably could say the past five seasons for the Pittsburgh Penguins have been the most surprising. Only one Eastern Conference Final appearance since 2009 is pretty shocking when you consider...Show More Summary
The Montreal Canadiens have made a lot of moves since being eliminated from the Eastern Conference Final, but there are still a few questions to be answered for the remainder of the 2014 offseason. General manager Marc Bergevin has done a good job in reshaping his roster in hopes of putting the club over the top next season. Show More Summary
With the Eastern Conference in flux, the Chicago Bulls face a golden opportunity to reach their first NBA Finals of the post-Michael Jordan era. For a team that has scrapped and struggled without former MVP Derrick Rose the past twoShow More Summary
The Indiana Pacers’ slow, ugly collapse began shortly after the NBA All-Star break last season, and concluded after six games in the Eastern Conference Finals. Paul George thinks early-season wins […] The post Paul George Says the Pacers Lost Their Hunger Last Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
Lance Stephenson said during his introductory news conference Friday in Charlotte he’s “a little upset” that the ear-blowing incident in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against Miami is how some people have defined him as a player.
The East is up for grabs with as many as a half-dozen teams eying the Finals. That won't make it better, but it will make it far more competitive. There is still some heavy lifting to be done this summer before we can neatly summarize the last few days in the NBA. Show More Summary
After helping the Indiana Pacers reach the Eastern Conference Finals for two straight years, Lance Stephenson has decided to take his talents someplace else—Charlotte. The Charlotte Hornets and the former pacers guard have agreed on a three-year, $27 million dollar contract, according to Chris Broussard of ESPN.com. Last season, he averaged a career best of […]
After a magical ride that saw the New York Rangers make it all the way to the Stanley Cup Final, general manager Glen Sather was handed a tough task: keeping the Eastern Conference champions intact. Although that was never going to happen. Show More Summary
The Heat would be the favorites in the Eastern Conference to reach the NBA Finals for the fifth year in a row if James, Bosh and Wade return. It seems like the Miami Heat are set to get the band back together. The Heat are rumored to have reached new contracts in principle with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, according to John Canzano of the Oregonian. Show More Summary
The New York Rangers earned a trip to the 2014 Stanley Cup Final due to some strong production from their defense. During the regular season, the Rangers allowed just 193 goals—the second-fewest in the Eastern Conference—and continued...Show More Summary
In one of the more bizarre developments in recent NBA history, Jason Kidd lost 21 of his first 31 games as a rookie coach with the Brooklyn Nets, rallied his team to make the Eastern Conference finals... and is now reportedly headed to the Milwaukee Bucks after a failed power play resulted...
The Montreal Canadiens had an amazing season in which they made it all the way to the Eastern Conference Final. They were defeated by the New York Rangers, and they will look to build their team during this draft. The Habs have a ton...Show More Summary
After years of mediocrity, the Charlotte Hornets finally bucked the trend and made the playoffs in a weak Eastern Conference. Now the franchise finds itself on a very interesting precipice, and that certainly includes their 2014 draft decisions. The Hornets have the No. Show More Summary
Lance Stephenson couldn't get a rise out of LeBron James in the Eastern Conference Finals, but as the Indiana Pacers' 23-year-old shooting guard prepares to hit free agency this summer, expect him to elevate the blood pressure of plenty...Show More Summary
While the holes in Montreal Canadiens fans’ hearts will heal in time following the Eastern Conference Final defeat to the New York Rangers, the holes in the lineup are a different matter. General manager Marc Bergevin will have to take...Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers lost the Eastern Conference Finals in embarrassing fashion. Not only did they suffer a 25-point loss to the Miami Heat in the final game, but the major storyline was not the matchup—instead it was the antics of Lance Stephenson that grabbed the spotlight. Show More Summary
"Seven points and five fouls?" That's how nearly every one of LeBron James' critics reacted to his paltry, foul-plagued performance in Game 5 of the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals—his son included. According to King James himself, LeBron Jr. Show More Summary