New York — Your thesaurus is inadequate. Your guide to idioms, insufficient. No single word or phrase can properly capture the sudden, inexplicable hideousness of the NBA’s Eastern Conference, so please do not bother trying. You will...Show More Summary
New York Knicks head coach Mike Woodson must be sweating more than Patrick Ewing these days. Nine straight losses have the Knicks tied with the Milwaukee Bucks for last place in a weak Eastern Conference, and owner James Dolan 's patience is wearing thin. Show More Summary
The Miami Heat's LeBron James and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Dec. 1.
The Indiana Pacers' Frank Vogel and the Portland Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.
The New York Knicks have put themselves in a deep hole early in the NBA season, but all is not lost just yet. If they act quickly, there's still time to turn their fortunes around and put themselves back in the Eastern Conference playoff...Show More Summary
Derrick Rose’s injury means alot for both the Bulls and adidas. Why did the Lakers give Kobe so much money? And do you realize just how bad the Eastern Conference is? Kevin Burke discusses… If you have any questions you’d like answered by Kevin Burke on a future THD podcast episode, feel free to email [...]
"Tankadelphia" has been put on hold. The Philadelphia 76ers —a team picked by some to finish dead last in the Eastern Conference —have surprised, not only with their record, but with their exciting play. Though the Sixers are only 6-10...Show More Summary
Currently on the outside looking in of the Eastern Conference playoff picture, the Boston Celtics may not be too concerned with fixing any of their flaws as they salivate over Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker, but the C’s have certainly...Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers were the surprise team in the NBA’s Eastern Conference last season, pushing the heavily favored Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference Finals. A mere 48 minutes away from their first NBA Finals trip since...Show More Summary
With the Chicago Bulls losing Derrick Rose to another season-ending injury and both the Knicks (3-10) and Nets (4-10) off to horrible starts, the Eastern Conference is already a 2-team race between the Pacers and Heat and there is nobody else even close. Show More Summary
For the first time in what feels like forever, the Brooklyn Nets caught a break on Tuesday night. Unless, of course, you count their biggest break of all—playing in the downtrodden Eastern Conference. Not that they should've needed this particular turn of fortune north of the border. Show More Summary
The NBA's hierarchy is skewed heavily towards the Western Conference, which entered Tuesday's short slate of games with only three teams that were below.500. As for the Eastern Conference, only three teams had a winning record: the Indiana...Show More Summary
Apparently, it was a good year to be No. 2 in Major League Soccer. Following Real Salt Lake's advancement on Sunday and Sporting Kansas City's a day earlier, both No. 2 seeds in the Western and Eastern Conference tables have advanced,...Show More Summary
With Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose (torn meniscus) back on the shelf, another potential Eastern Conference contender has fallen out of the race. Some six months before the start of the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals, the matchup already appears set in stone. The Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers have established themselves among the NBA's elites. Show More Summary
The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Nov. 24.
How quickly things can change. On October 24, the Philadelphia Flyers were an atrocious 1-7 and with just two points were in dead last place in the Eastern Conference. Now, just a month later, the Orange and Black are back at.500 with...Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons and New York Knicks hold a combined record of 7-17. So you can forgive fans of both teams if they weren't especially excited about the game between these two underachieving Eastern Conference foes last week. Fortunately,...Show More Summary
After coming up on the wrong end of playoff outcomes against the Houston Dynamo in the previous two seasons, Sporting Kansas City turned the tables on their Eastern Conference foe and earned a trip to the MLS Cup in the process. After...Show More Summary
After a scoreless first match, this MLS Conference Final is delicately poised ahead of the return leg in Kansas. The first game was uninspiring to say the least, with neither of these emerging rivals able to impose themselves within a … Continue reading ? Sporting Kansas City vs. Show More Summary
While the Detroit Pistons have had a disappointing start to their 2013-14 campaign, falling multiple games below.500, so has seemingly the entire Eastern Conference. Only the Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Atlanta Hawks and maybe the Chicago Bulls (depending on MRI results) have emerged from the pack so far. Show More Summary