NBA- Eastern Conference

NBA- Eastern Conference

Jaylen Brown’s Injury Closes the Celtics Title Run

Early this week the Boston Celtics had announced that all-star guard Jaylen Brown will miss the remainder of the 2020-2021 NBA season. Jaylen Brown tore a ligament in his left wrist and will need surgery thus ending his breakout season. 

Kevin Garnett a Tough Guy? Udonis Haslem Says No

Miami Heat forward Udonis Haslem was asked for his thoughts on Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant, and Kevin Garnett entering the NBA Hall of Fame next week. He did not hold back on Garnett.

May NBA Power Rankings: Award Predictions

It’s time for a May NBA Power Rankings! This month we’ll predict the winners for each of the end of season awards. 

Brad Stevens is Not on the Hot Seat

Stevens has seemingly lost control of his team. There have been rumblings that Brad Stevens had lost his voice and command in the Boston locker room. Is Brad Stevens to blame for the Celtic’s poor performance this season?

Dedmon thriving in his role with the Heat

The Miami Heat scored a victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday. Like the Spurs, the Heat are trying to lock in a spot for the 2021 playoffs. Miami got a huge contribution off the bench from Dewayne Dedmon. In 16 minutes of action, Dedmon recorded 18 points and nine rebounds off the bench.

Reaction to Miami Heat’s loss to the Atlanta Hawks

This was a game the Miami Heat was supposed to take care of and get the win as the Atlanta Hawks were missing several players, including Trae Young. With a win, the Heat would’ve jumped to the fifth spot in the Eastern Conference standings.

The Hornets Are Struggling: Can They Right the Ship?

Many experts and casual fans alike predicted that the draft addition of LaMelo Ball would raise an otherwise weak roster to about a play-in spot. However, through 55 games, the Hornets could be so much better.

Jimmy Butler Wants More From Bam Adebayo

The Miami Heat are losing games and their star player is unhappy. After calling the team’s effort “soft”, Butler turned his focus into his running mate Bam Adebayo.

Opportunity Knocks for Kendrick Nunn

The Miami Heat will begin their four-game road trip on Sunday against the Portland Trailblazers. They will be without their starting guard Victor Oladipo, who’s sidelined with a right knee injury. With Oladipo sidelined, it opens up minutes for Kendrick Nunn.

Boston’s Defensive Duo Can Offer Revitalization

Two Celtics players were already expected to make a jump this season and have exceeded those expectations.