#eastern-conference

N.A.N sees Boston Celtics being a Christian Wood trade suitor
After splitting their back-to-back Friday and Saturday night, the Boston Celtics sit in seventh place in the Eastern Conference.
Bulls vs. Nets final score: Chicago sweeps New York trip with 111-107 win
When the Bulls went down 9-0 to start Saturday's game in Brooklyn against the Nets, it looked like they might be in for a long night after the emotional win over the Knicks.
Preview: Wizards battle the Raptors on Sunday evening
When: Sunday December 5 at 6 p.m. ET
Where: Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario
How to watch: NBC Sports Washington
Wizards: Rui Hachimura (Non-Injury Related, Out); Thomas Bryant (Knee, Out)
Why it's time for the Philadelphia Flyers to start over
It's time for the Philadelphia Flyers to tear everything down and begin anew.
The Flyers have long had high expectations, ranging from playoff aspirations to championship hopes.
Contrary to popular opinion, Avery Bradley has been essential to the Lakers' defensive development
After a winless preseason, the Lakers' regular season started in an equally unsatisfying place, especially on the defensive end.
Nicklas Backstrom cleared for contact at practice
Nicklas Backstrom had a major milestone at Capitals practice on Friday.
The legendary centerman was cleared for contact by Capitals' trainers for the first time this season.
Is the NBA anticipating Rui Hachimuras return?
Though the Wizards have been sitting atop the eastern conference, the team hasn't had many opportunities to play nationally televised games this season.
Bulls 119, Knicks 115: 'Knicks played great for three quarters'
When you witness a Kevin Knox sighting in the 1st half, it can only mean one of two things: the Knicks are up big, or the Knicks are down big.
Jaylen Brown Ruled Out for Celtics' Game vs. Jazz with Hamstring Injury
Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown will miss Friday's game against the Utah Jazz as part of the management plan for his most recent hamstring injury.
Nets' Kyrie Irving "nowhere closer" to getting COVID vaccine as trade rumors linger | amNewYork
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