The Atlanta Hawks experienced a bitter ending to the best regular season in franchise history when the Cleveland Cavaliers swept them out of the Eastern Conference Finals. But now, that ashen taste can once more be replaced with optimism. "...Show More Summary
The New York Rangers fell short of their Stanley Cup goal in the Eastern Conference Final this past season, and like many established contenders, they find themselves with salary-cap issues as the 2015-16 season approaches. Those issues...Show More Summary
The New York Rangers reached the Eastern Conference Final for a third consecutive season but have not captured a Stanley Cup title since 1994. Which pending free agents must they retain? Do they have enough cap space to target forwards...Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls could have a very different look and feel in the 2015-16 season. Coming off an appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals, the Bulls parted ways with Tom Thibodeau and hired Fred Hoiberg to be the team’s next headShow More Summary
Pierce nearly helped the Wizards to the Eastern Conference Finals, but may bail to Los Angeles to finish his career. Paul Pierce is currently contemplating whether he will accept or decline a $5.5-million player option with the Wizards for next season. Show More Summary
As the playoffs began, the Warriors were viewed as nearly unstoppable, particularly against an inferior Eastern Conference team in the NBA finals. The Cavaliers dominated most of Tuesday's game.
The Atlanta Hawks enjoyed a season full of memorable moments in 2014-15. Although the campaign ended with a disappointing Eastern Conference Finals sweep courtesy of the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Hawks set several records this year, many...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers weren't about to lose two NBA Finals games in overtime. The Eastern Conference champions pulled out a 95-93 victory in OT Sunday night in Oracle Arena against the Golden State Warriors in Game 2, tying the series at 1-1. Show More Summary
Cavs Big Three down to one Here’s CSN Bay Area reporting on the Warriors vs Cavaliers NBA Finals: The Big Three was down to The Big Two after Kevin Love sustained a dislocated shoulder in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. And with Kyrie Irving’s undergoing playoff-ending surgery Saturday to repair a fractured kneecap, now the Cleveland Cavaliers [...]
Listen to the player audio from Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Atlanta's GM has been on leave since making racially-charged comments last September. As the Atlanta Hawks surged to a franchise-record 60 wins and made a run to the Eastern Conference Finals, the year-long absence of general manager Danny Ferry for saying Luol Deng "had a little African in him" is almost forgotten. Show More Summary
Jadakiss drops off his new freestyle over Raekwon’s “Incarcerated Scarfaces” beat. Previously: Jadakiss & Rick Ross – Eastern Conference Finals
Former Knicks J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert now key NBA Finals players Here’s the New York Daily News reporting on a pair of former Knicks who are now key members of the Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James and Stephen Curry — league MVPs, past and present — obviously will dominate much of the discussion when the NBA [...]
With a record eight-day break between the Eastern Conference Finals and the NBA Finals, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James has had a significant amount of downtime—that he apparently spent watching "Pitch Perfect 2." When asked his...Show More Summary
Watch Game One of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals live online as the Chicago Blackhawks begin their push for a third Stanley Cup in six years, traveling to Tampa Bay to face the Eastern Conference Champion Lightning — who last appeared in, and won, the Stanley Cup Final in 2004. Show More Summary
LeBron James making his annual voyage to the NBA Finals is like rain in my hometown of Seattle: You know it's simply a matter of time. The 30-year-old James averaged 30.3 points, 11 rebounds and 9.3 assists in the Eastern Conference finals against Atlanta to become the first player in NBA history to reach that average in a playoff series. Show More Summary
The dust has settled after the craziness that was the Eastern and Western Conference Finals, and now we are down to the final two: the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Chicago Blackhawks. Two teams at opposite ends of the spectrum in terms...Show More Summary
The Rangers’ elimination in the Eastern Conference finals was truly devastating because this team was built to win now — or, well, then.
So much for home-ice advantage. The Chicago Blackhawks and Tampa Bay Lightning both went on the road in Game 7 of the Western and Eastern Conference Final, respectively, and won a do-or-die showdown against an opponent with a better record. Show More Summary
New York Rangers fan Will Rouse spent $4,500 for his front row seat to Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals last night. That’s an awfully steep price to pay just to see your team lose a crucial do-or-die game to the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-0, but Rouse was able to get his money’s worth […]