Lance Stephenson was a huge part of the Indiana Pacers’ Eastern Conference Finals runs a few years back. While Paul George was the face of the franchise, Stephenson was the glue that did a little bit of everything to help make the Pacers one of the top teams in the NBA. During the Pacers’ preseason, Stephenson was a star. Show More Summary
Tonight’s second leg of the Eastern Conference finals between Toronto FC and the Columbus Crew will decide not only the first MLS Cup finalist. It will determine the site of the Dec. 9 league championship. The finalist with the most regular season points earns the right to host the title game, and since both Toronto […]
Toronto played without Sebastian Giovinco and Jozy Altidore, who were suspended.
The worst-scheduled playoff system in pro sports resumes tonight with two events: the first legs of MLS’s Eastern and Western Conference finals. What, you thought the 2017 season was already over? You’re not alone. The final stretch of a nine-month campaign should intensify like a tropical storm passing over warm waters before peaking with the championship […]
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The latest Cleveland Cavaliers rumors could bring good news for fans based on an Isaiah Thomas injury update. The NBA All-Star has been sidelined since the Eastern Conference Finals this past postseason when he was injured as a member of the Boston Celtics in the series against his current team. Show More Summary
Stephen Curry knows who has owned the Eastern Conference for the last three years. After seeing the Boston Celtics snap his Warriors' seven-game winning streak -- and run their own win streak to a league-best 14 straight -- the All-Star guard was forced to admit the possibility that a new NBA Finals contender could be coming.
New York (AFP) – Toronto FC advanced to Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference finals despite a 1-0 home loss Sunday to the New York Red Bulls in a playoff matchup marred by a half-time scuffle. The heated encounter saw Toronto’s Jozy...Show More Summary
The Crew will host the Supporters Shield winner Toronto FC in Game 1 of the conference finals.
Before the start of the 2017-18 NBA season, most people predicted the Cleveland Cavaliers will easily dominate the Eastern Conference and face the Golden State Warriors for the fourth consecutive time in the NBA Finals. The East hasShow More Summary
Drake predicts the Raptors will be in the Eastern Conference finals.
Good morning. We have that and more in Thursday’s NBA newsletter. The NBA season tips off in just five days (!!!), and it tips off with the Boston Celtics vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers, an Eastern Conference Finals rematch. These teams...Show More Summary
Despite the fact that they are the odds-on favorite to represent the Eastern Conference in the NBA Finals for the fourth consecutive season, the Cleveland Cavaliers, as has been the case throughout this run, appear to have some team turmoil brewing. Click here to continue and read more...
Daniel Royer, Bradley Wright-Phillips and Felipe each scored goals in the overwhelming victory.
Daniel Royer, Bradley Wright-Phillips and Felipe scored and the New York Red Bulls clinched the final Eastern Conference playoff spot with a 3-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps
Rebuilding and the Chicago Bulls have very little in common. Over the past decade, the Chicago Bulls have missed the postseason just once. The Bulls have been to the Eastern Conference Finals once, along with advancing to the second round on a few occasions. Show More Summary
The Cavaliers are the only team that can reasonably say not making the NBA Finals is a failure
Isaiah Thomas acknowledged Tuesday that he is not in perfect health at the moment, as he recovers from a hip injury that forced him out of last season’s Eastern Conference finals. However, the high-scoring guard, who is awkwardly caught between the Cavaliers and Celtics as they stare each other down over trade terms, insisted that […]
After reportedly flirting about a trade for weeks, the two top teams in the NBA’s Eastern Conference have finally decided to dance. It’s a big dance. As first reported by the Vertical’s Shams Charania (and confirmed by the Celtics) the Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to send disgruntled superstar Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers will open the 2017-18 campaign on Tuesday, October 17 at Quicken Loans Arena against the Boston Celtics in a nationally televised game between last year’s Eastern Conference Finals opponents at 8:00 p.m. ET on TNT. This will mark the eighth time in nine years the Cavs will tip off the season at [...]