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Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Washington Wizards

The 2014 part of the 2014-15 season has gone about as well as the Washington Wizards could have hoped for. The Wizards are 20-8, good for third in the Eastern Conference. Only a handful of teams have posted a better net rating this season, and only one of those teams plays in the East. Show More Summary

Can Boston Celtics Make 2015 Playoff Push in Weak Eastern Conference?

Generally speaking, change is never anyone's favorite thing. It can cause stress, strife and indecision. It can make one long for the days prior, when things seemed all too perfect or at least more bearable. Such winds of change have...Show More Summary

James, Curry lead first All-Star Game balloting returns

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and John Wall of the Washington Wizards top the Eastern Conference, while Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors and Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans lead the Western Conference after the first returns of NBA All-Star Balloting 2015 presented by Sprint. Show More Summary

Hawks Becoming Spurs of Eastern Conference and Tuesday NBA Takeaways

Once the Atlanta Hawks brought head coach Mike Budenholzer over from the San Antonio Spurs in 2013, one suspected it was only a matter of time before this team began resembling the reigning champions—or at least some nascent versionShow More Summary

Chicago Bulls vs. Washington Wizards 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the Eastern Conference's best teams squared off on Tuesday night when the Washington Wizards took on the Chicago Bulls. John Wall and the Wizards had seen their six-game win streak snapped their last time out and faced another tough test from Derrick Rose and the Bulls, who had won three straight and six of their last seven. Read more NBA news on

Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Toronto Raptors

There may be no bigger surprise in the NBA than the 22-7 Toronto Raptors holding down the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference past the quarter mark of the 2014-15 regular season. While it doesn't hold the respect of what a similar position...Show More Summary

NBA scores 2014: The Bulls win an Eastern Conference thriller and 3 other things we learned

The Bulls had a dominant second half to beat the Raptors, the Spurs snapped a four-game losing streak and the rest of the action on a great NBA Monday. The Bulls are a scary team when all of their core players are healthy. The Toronto...Show More Summary

Toronto Raptors vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Toronto Raptors visit the Chicago Bulls Monday after riding a six-game win streak to the top of the Eastern Conference, but the banged-up Bulls have all their stars listed as probable, via The game tips off at 8 p.m. Show More Summary

Al Horford, LaMarcus Aldridge named NBA Players of Week through Dec. 21

Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford and Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 15, through Sunday, Dec. 21. Horford led the Hawks to a 3-0 record, which included a home win over the Chicago Bulls and road wins over [...]

5 Surprising Statistics That Are Defining the Miami Heat's Season

The Miami Heat have been an enormous disappointment to start the 2014-15 NBA season. Thought to be one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference heading into the year, Miami is just 12-15 through 27 games. That record is even more concerning when considering the Heat opened the season with five wins in seven games. Show More Summary

Landry Fields Injury: Updates on Raptors Guard's Head and Return

Despite owning the best record in the Eastern Conference, the Toronto Raptors are starting to get beat up. Landry Fields left the team's game against Detroit on Friday with a head injury. According to the Raptors' official Twitter, Fields...Show More Summary

Eastern Kentucky wallops No. 18 Miami, 72-44

EKU didn't just go into Miami and knock off a ranked Hurricanes team -- they won by nearly 30. Ranked teams sometimes lose at home to unranked teams from lesser conferences. Happens all the time. Ranked teams don't often lose by 28 to unranked teams from lesser conferences. Show More Summary

NHL Friday: Red Wings look for offensive boost against Islanders

Detroit has only scored four goals in its last four games. It'll take more than that to take down the Isles on Friday. Two NHL heavyweights continue coastal road swings while an important Eastern Conference matchup takes place in the...Show More Summary

Eastern Conference Basketball Can Eat My Butt

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The first half of last night's game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors was the most entertaining stretch of basketball I've watched all season. It began with Kevin Durant raining fire on everyone's head, going 10-of-13 from the floor and scoring 30 points in 18 minutes before leaving the game with an ankle injury. Show More Summary

President’s End-of-the-Year News Conference

President Obama will hold question-and-answer session later today, scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Eastern time. It is the first time Mr. Obama will face reporters at the White House since Nov. 5

5 Surprising Statistics That Are Defining the Washington Wizards' Season

Heading into the season, most assumed that the Washington Wizards—by virtue of their stingy defense—would be one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference. Thus far, that assumption has proved to be dead on. The Wizards are a great...Show More Summary

NHL schedule 2014: Islanders aim to overcome Detroit home dominance

New York visits the Motor City determined to improve their standing in the Eastern Conference. Two NHL heavyweights continue coastal road swings while an important Eastern Conference matchup takes place in the Motor City on Friday. The...Show More Summary

Celtics agree to send Rajon Rondo to Mavericks: reports

As if it wasn’t already inferior, the Eastern Conference lost another star with Rondo on his way to Dallas as part of a blockbuster trade.

LeBron James Questions Reporter’s Negativity Following Loss to Hawks (Video)

Despite entering the season as favorites to win the NBA title, the Cleveland Cavaliers have stumbled out of the gate and are currently sitting in fifth place in the Eastern Conference with a 14-10 record. These types of early struggles for a team with so many new faces on the roster shouldn’t come as such […]

Breaking Down the Detroit Pistons' Best Trade Bait

The way the 2014-15 season has started, the Detroit Pistons have to be open to moving nearly anyone on the roster. They play in the (L)Eastern Conference, so even a two-week hot streak could put the Pistons back in the playoff race.Show More Summary

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