There’s no question Penguins vs. Capitals should have been the Eastern Conference Final. The narratives were alive and well in Washington on Thursday. For all that’s said that the Capitals vs. Penguins matchups are more than Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby, the two captains sure made Game 1 all about themselves. Show More Summary
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The NHL’s biggest stars are out to play in this series, but the pressure is all on the Capitals. It’s a shame that, once again, the Penguins and Capitals series is not the Eastern Conference Final. Sure, the winner of this series isShow More Summary
While the gates of the Eastern Conference are not exactly wide open, LeBron James’s chokehold on conference supremacy is as weak as it’s been in many years. The Cavaliers’ defense is worryingly porous and even though they just swept the Pacers, the series featured multiple blown leads and every game was close. Most… Read more...
The Cavaliers still have problems to solve, but their top competition is crumbling around them. Through four days of the 2017 NBA playoffs, we have more questions than answers in the Eastern Conference. The biggest question: what are you doing, Celtics? The Bulls are up 2-0 after sweeping a pair in Boston. Show More Summary
Boston beat Milwaukee and Cleveland lost to Toronto on the final day of the N.B.A.’s regular season, for which several teams rested their best players.
The Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers wrapped up the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference on the final night of the regular season Wednesday, leaving the Miami Heat on the outside looking in. Jimmy Butler scored 25 points, and the Bulls routed the depleted Brooklyn Nets 112-73. Paul...
The Boston Celtics used a 25-2 run to beat the resting Milwaukee Bucks 112-94 in the regular-season finale to claim the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs
Jimmy Butler scored 25 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the depleted Brooklyn Nets 112-73 in the regular season finale to clinch an Eastern Conference playoff spot
The Bulls, Pacers, and Heat are all fighting for the final two Eastern Conference playoff spots. The Pacers currently sit in 7th place, one game ahead of the Bull and Heat. All three teams have one game left to play. All three will play that game at home. All three really need to win. But […]
Heat’s victory Monday night keeps them in hunt for final Eastern Conference playoff berth.
Teams fighting for spots took care of business on Monday so we must wait until Wednesday for final matchups. The Pacers, Bulls, and Heat all needed to win on Monday to have a chance at the playoffs and guess what? They all did just that. Show More Summary
The top seed in the Eastern Conference is still in play, but LeBron James will reportedly not play to help his team claim it.
This Miami Heat team never quits. The race for the final two seeds in the Eastern Conference has been anything but boring. With the Pacers, Bulls, and Heat fighting for their playoff lives each night, we’ve seen some great basketball. Show More Summary
The Capitals are favored to come out of the Eastern Conference after years of playoff disappointments, but reaching the Stanley Cup Final won't be an easy task
The Maple Leafs clinched the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference by beating the Penguins
What’s trending in the NBA: Scramble for the playoffs in the Eastern Conference and Patrick Ewing finally gets his shot are among this week’s topics. Down to Wednesday Once Cleveland maintained its stranglehold on the top spot by thumping Boston on Wednesday, the Eastern Conference playoff intrigue...
Sefolosha missed five regular season games and was sidelined for Atlanta’s trip to the Eastern Conference Finals. Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha settled his civil lawsuit against the five members of the New York Police Department who inflicted season-ending injuries during an arrest in April of 2015. Show More Summary
“I’m the last person to ask about a regular season game.” The Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics will face off Wednesday night in a battle for first place in the Eastern conference. Both teams have identical records at 50-27 and Wednesday night couldbe one of the biggest games of the entire season. Show More Summary
Three spots are in play with six teams still alive. Who will make it? Who should we be rooting for? The depressing race for the final 2017 NBA Playoffs spot in the Western Conference has received most of the attention, but the battle in the East is just as weird. Show More Summary