The Indiana Pacers' Paul George and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant were today named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 23 through Sunday, Nov. 29.
Plus the chaos of the Eastern Conference, the Hornets and the three, and the history-making 76ers. After his early-season struggles, Kobe Bryant needed a kickstart. On Sunday when he announced that he would retire at season's end, it seemed like the perfect time for a vintage Bryant performance. Show More Summary
HARRISON, N.J. — There is no doubt the Columbus Crew will enjoy their Eastern Conference championship over the next 24 hours, but as manager Gregg Berhalter admitted after the game, there's still one key match ahead in the club's future. “I want the guys to enjoy it, but we have bigger fish to fry," Berhalter said in his postmatch press conference. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers aren't a franchise lacking fun and entertainment right now, owning the Eastern Conference's best record entering Sunday, but one thing the team isn't high on is the use of hoverboards by its players around Quicken...Show More Summary
The New York Red Bulls are in a massive hole. The New York Red Bulls have never won MLS Cup, and their hopes of capturing the title for the first time in their history took a massive hit in the first leg of the Eastern Conference finals. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers just keep rolling through the Eastern Conference, moving to 12-4 on the season with a 95-90 Friday night victory over the vastly improved Charlotte Hornets. At first glance, that might not seem particularly notable. After...Show More Summary
An 11-4 start to the season for the Cleveland Cavaliers has been good enough to lead the Eastern Conference, even with a roster still riddled with injuries. Guards Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert have yet to play a game, while Timofey Mozgov, Mo Williams, J.R. Show More Summary
Both trying to rebound from defeats in their last game, the Miami Heat travel to Madison Square Garden to face the New York Knicks in this Eastern Conference match-up.
Eastern Conference teams meet as the Cleveland Cavaliers travel to the Time Warner Cable Arena to face the Charlotte Hornets.
With at least 90 minutes left to play in the MLS Eastern and Western Conference finals, both of the top seeds are facing deficits. FC Dallas, who earned the No. 1 seed in the West, scored a key away goal in the first leg, but they are down 3-1 to the Portland Timbers. Show More Summary
The Milwaukee Bucks—a popular preseason pick to make some noise in the Eastern Conference after signing Greg Monroe—fell to 6-9 Wednesday night after losing to the DeMarcus Cousins-less Sacramento Kings at home. Late in the fourth quarter head coach Jason Kidd’s frustration boiled over, and he slapped the ball out of referee Zach Zarba’s hands. Show More Summary
After 22 games, the Tampa Bay Lightning is on the outside looking in over in the Eastern Conference, pressed up against the glass and hoping for better things. Playoff darlings in June, the Lightning is (barely) out of a playoff spot this season heading into Wednesday night's action. They were...
For the first time in many years, the derisive term “Leastern Conference” rings hollow, with many teams in the East enjoying records of.500 or better. In the Western Conference, The post LeBron James Says Eastern Conference’s Rise a Matter of Pride appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Indiana Pacers have been one of the NBA's biggest surprises to start the season. At 9-5 they're fourth in the Eastern Conference, sporting a top-10 offense and top-five defense. They've been led by Paul George, who, just over a year...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND — LeBron James stood at his locker, towel draped around his shoulders following a dominant 109-97 win over the Atlanta Hawks in an early-season Eastern Conference showdown on Nov. 21. The Cavaliers, who controlled almost the entire game and had leads of 20-plus points, improved to 10-3. Show More Summary
Last season, the Atlanta Hawks went into the All-Star break with a 43-11 record. They were the top team in the Eastern Conference by 6.5 games. (The Raptors were 36-17.) So what? Well, the Hawks had four guys make the All-Star team. The relevance? This season, the Golden State Warriors are miles ahead of the other NBA teams by any calculation. Show More Summary
Eastern Conference rivals meet at the Verizon Center as the Washington Wizards host the Indiana Pacers in the regular season of the National Basketball Association.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Just looking at the standings, it would be easy to think that the Chicago Bulls have things figured out. At 8-4, they’re third in the Eastern Conference and have won four of their last five games, with the loss coming...Show More Summary
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry were today named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Nov. 22. James helped the Cavaliers to a 2-1 week, which included wins over the Milwaukee Bucks and Atlanta Hawks, behind averages of [...]
Eastern Conference teams clash at the American Airlines Arena as the New York Knicks visit the Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association.