Tag "Eastern Conference"

NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Play-In Preview

With the NBA regular season now in the books, all eyes turn to the play-in games. In the Eastern Conference, we have the Boston Celtics going up against the Washington Wizards and the Charlotte Hornets against the Indiana Pacers.

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NHL: Central Division Playoff Race Heating Up

The NHL is in the latter stages of the regular season, and teams have made their choice of whether to go for the playoffs or stock up and try again next year. When the NHL made the new divisional alignment prior to the 2020-21 season, the Central Division was in for a fight.

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2020-21 NBA Eastern Conference Power Rankings: Week 6 and 7

Two more weeks of the NBA season are in the books. It’s time to look at how things are breaking down in the Eastern Conference with another edition of power rankings.

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2020-21 NBA Eastern Conference Power Rankings: Week 4

Four weeks of the NBA season are already in the books. It’s time to look at how things are breaking down in the Eastern Conference with another edition of weekly power rankings.

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2020-21 NBA Eastern Conference Power Rankings: Week 3

With three weeks of the NBA season in the books, Yara El-Shaboury shares her updated Eastern Conference power rankings.

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Reacting to the Heat’s Loss to the Celtics

What a game. The Boston Celtics went on a 13-0 run late in the fourth quarter. Then the Miami Heat answered with a 10-0 run to tie it with 13 seconds left in the game. Unfortunately, Celtics guard Payton Pritchard tipped in the layup with 0.2 seconds to close it.

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2020-2021 NBA Season Predictions

The NBA season is a week away and everyone is looking at their season projections. Here are my predictions for the season.

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Previewing the Boston Celtics’ Offseason

The Boston Celtics exited the extended 2019-2020 season after falling to the Cinderella story Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference. Losing in six games, the once thought contenders struggled in the playoffs. During Boston’s run in the Orlando bubble, the team was exposed by multiple issues that surround the team. 

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Frustrations Build in Boston

The Boston Celtics have just fallen down 3-1 to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. With another close game coming down to the wire, the Celtics lost yet again by under five points. This is the third time in this series the team has lost with the game in reach.

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Pacers vs HEAT Game 4 Reaction

Facing elimination, the Indiana Pacers were not going away without a fight. Just like the other games this series, the Miami Heat jumped out to a double-digit lead and did enough to close the game down the stretch. With the win, Miami advances to the Eastern Conference Semifinals and will face the winner of the Milwaukee Bucks vs Orlando Magic series.

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