NBA playoffs: Eastern Conference sleepers, stars and predictions

Ah, the NBA playoffs. The beer over a fire pit on a Friday in June. “What did you do on Friday night? We went out to the strip.” “Grabbed a six pack and sat by the fire ’til I fell asleep under the stars.” “That sounds horrible.” “Well, you don’t get it, then.” There’s nothing […]

Pacers may need wholesale changes, and soon

The Chicago Bulls were dead to rights Tuesday night. Losers of four straight, including two to the languishing Knicks and one to the perpetually awful Orlando Magic, they trailed the Indiana Pacers in their home gym late in spite of easily putting in more physical effort over the course of the game. At three games […]