The first legs of the Eastern and Western Conference finals produced a pair of surprising results as Columbus and Portland came out on top at home in their respective games. Columbus used the fastest goal in MLS postseason history to jump on top of the New York Red Bulls. Show More Summary
Kei Kamara and Justin Meram scored to help Columbus beat the Red Bulls, 2-0, in the first leg of the M.L.S. Eastern Conference finals.
Justin Meram scored the fastest playoff goal in Major League Soccer history Sunday and the Columbus Crew blanked the New York Red Bulls 2-0 in the first leg of the Eastern Conference finals. US midfielder Meram’s tally after only nine seconds and Kei Kamara’s goal in the 85th minute off […]
The race for the MLS Cup is underway. The first leg of the MLS Conference Finals began Sunday with the Eastern Conference Finals, as the Columbus Crew hosted the New York Red Bulls followed by the Portland Timbers playing host to top...Show More Summary
Poor Red Bulls. Kickoff back to Wil Trapp, long ball to Kei Kamara, headed to Ethan Finlay, poked in by Justin Meram, goal. That's how easy it was for Columbus Crew SC to take the lead in the MLS Eastern Conference final against NewShow More Summary
The Atlanta Hawks and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet in a rematch of last year's Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on Saturday night. The Cavaliers swept the Hawks in last season's playoffs to advance to the NBA Finals. It...Show More Summary
A gritty win against D.C. United gave the Red Bulls a 2-0 victory on aggregate, putting them in the Eastern Conference finals.
Any team in the Eastern Conference looking to stop LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers from reaching the NBA Finals again better be prepared to compete at a high level against King James and his talented teammates, particularly Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love. But the Cavaliers are dealing with...
CLEVELAND- A tumultuous first year with the Cleveland Cavaliers came to quite a painful end for Kevin Love. After feeling his shoulder being ripped out in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarter Finals against the Boston Celtics on April 26, the past few months have been a difficult time for Love. Show More Summary
The 2014-2015 Atlanta Hawks won 60 games and reached the Eastern Conference finals, somewhere this franchise had never been. It didn’t end well, but it was, in the main, a stirring season. The forecast for...
The final rounds of the season were expected to be dramatic based on how tight the standings are in both conferences. However, Week 33 was even crazier than anyone anticipated. Almost every team in the top-six spots in the Eastern Conference earned some massive wins. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons have chased relevance for years, failing to post a winning record since their streak of six consecutive Eastern Conference Finals berths was snapped in 2009. But the good news is they're no longer aimlessly wandering through the NBA ranks of mediocrity. Show More Summary
What was supposed to be one of the premier teams in the Eastern Conference is still winless after three games. Can Pittsburgh finally break through? New York Islanders defenseman Marek Zidlicky has been in the NHL for over a decade. He's also known as an offensive-minded defenseman. Show More Summary
Jeff Teague scored 19 points and the Hawks remained perfect in the preseason, beating the San Antonio Spurs 100-86 Wednesday night in Atlanta's first home game since the Eastern Conference final.
The Atlanta Hawks open the preseason against the team they last saw in the Eastern Conference final.
There are always many questions to be answered when an NHL season opens. Here are five facing teams in the Eastern Conference: 1) Can the Tampa Bay Lightning repeat its Stanley Cup Final run? The status of franchise forward Steven Stamkos, who’s in the final season of his contract, could dominate...
Down 15 points at halftime, Indiana put together a 21-4 run led by Tamika Catchings that stunned the Liberty and sent the Eastern Conference finals to a decisive Game 3.
After winning 60 regular-season tilts and securing an Eastern Conference Finals appearance in 2014-15, the Atlanta Hawks have a very specific problem on their hands: Where do they go from here? Although they did lose DeMarre Carroll to the Toronto Raptors in free agency, the Hawks are still in a position of relevance. Show More Summary
Tina Charles scored 22 points and Sugar Rodgers added 20 to help the top-seeded New York Liberty beat the Washington Mystics 79-74 on Tuesday night and advance to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since 2010.
Tamika Catchings scored 27 points and Shenise Johnson added 22 to help the Indiana Fever beat the Chicago Sky 100-89 in the decisive game of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Monday night.