#The Eastern Conference

DeMar DeRozan On The Chemistry Of The Chicago Bulls: “We Have No Egos”

The Chicago Bulls currently have the best record in the Eastern Conference. After a long time, the Bulls are looking like a team that can give their opponents a run for their money. The credit goes to the management for making some pretty great decisions in the offseason. With Zach...
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Not Quite Contenders: Sixers Barely Crack Top 10 in NBA Power Rankings

Last season, the Sixers looked to get a breath of fresh air following the Brett Brown era. After parting ways with Brown after seven seasons, the Sixers landed veteran head coach Doc Rivers and brought in Daryl Morey as the President of Basketball Operations. After making a few key moves, the Sixers were viewed as one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference.
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4-0 Chicago Bulls aren’t about to celebrate being the Eastern Conference’s only unbeaten team: ‘It don’t mean nothing. ... We can’t carry this record like it’s some sort of badge of honor’

DeMar DeRozan returned to the city he helped turn into a basketball town and led the visiting Chicago Bulls to a 111-108 win over the Toronto Raptors. DeRozan scored 26 points, including eight in the final 4½ minutes, to prevent the Bulls from blowing a game they led by 20 points in the third quarter. “You live for those moments, honestly,” DeRozan said. “I get up for those moments. I love ...

Raptors By The Numbers: Here's What We Know After 4 Games

Through four games this season the Toronto Raptors are about what they were expected to be. They're 1-4, which puts them toward the bottom of the Eastern Conference, but their plus-six point differential suggests they should be at least a little bit better. For a moment, though, we'll put aside...

This Cavaliers-Magic Trade Involves Terrence Ross

Trading away Nikola Vucevic, Aaron Gordon, and Evan Fournier at the NBA trade deadline last year signified yet another rebuilding process for the Orlando Magic, but this time, they already have a lot of young talent in place. Markelle Fultz and Jonathan Isaac are two young players working their way...
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Klay Thompson recalls plunking Kevin Love as kids on Oregon baseball diamond

It’s a well-known tidbit that Warriors star Klay Thompson and Cavs forward Kevin Love were childhood pals growing up in Oregon and played on the same Little League team. Warriors fans didn’t know until this week, though, that Thompson could see the future and preemptively took it out on Love as a child.

Kemba Walker silences doubters as Knicks end 15-game skid vs 76ers

Kemba Walker’s return to New York to play for his hometown Knicks was initially met with mixed reactions. On the one hand, there was a palpable excitement that the Knicks’ biggest hole would finally be filled by one of the finest New York-bred point guards. But on the other hand, there was also cynical skepticism owing to the past injuries that are fast catching up with him.

Florida Panthers vs Boston Bruins NHL Picks, Odds, Predictions 10/27/2021

Boston Bruins (3-1) vs. Florida Panthers (6-0) October 27, 2021 7:00 pm EDT. The Line: Florida Panthers -130 / Boston Bruins +110; Over/Under: 6.5. The Boston Bruins and the Florida Panthers meet in NHL action from the BB&T Center on Wednesday night. The Boston Bruins come into this game looking...

This Kings-Pacers Trade Is Centered Around Myles Turner

The Indiana Pacers are looking to get back to the postseason in the Eastern Conference while the Sacramento Kings have a substantial playoff drought they are looking to end. Could these two NBA teams benefit from coming together for a potential trade?. Indiana was in the news last season when...

Tom Thibodeau Once Canceled His Wedding To Focus On Basketball: "There’s No Room In My Life For A Woman If I’m Going To Be A Basketball Coach."

New York Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau really appreciates what he does. The veteran is now in the Big Apple trying to lead an exciting squad to compete in the NBA playoff. After a successful stint with the Chicago Bulls and a tumultuous time with the Minnesota Timberwolves, Thibs returned to the bench last season to join a project that didn't have many believers when he first landed in New York.

Nets vs. Heat – Wednesday Lineups, Injuries, Odds, Broadcast Info

The Brooklyn Nets (2-2) will host the Miami Heat (2-1) on Wednesday night. The Brooklyn Nets are still trying to find their rhythm this season, but there were some positive signs on Monday night. Kevin Durant, James Harden, and Patty Mills helped lift the Nets to a win and back to .500.