Eastern Conference

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NBA Eastern Conference Semifinal Matchups And Predictions

The first round of the NBA Playoffs has come to a close for the Eastern Conference, and the teams vying to make it into the conference finals are ready for battle. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference semifinal matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.


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Pat Caputo: Ilitch Needs To Speak Out If Red Wings Aren’t Moved To Eastern Conference

So, after years wronged by being relegated to the Western Conference, circumstances recently twisted toward the Red Wings’ favor.

97.1 The Ticket–06/06/2011

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks at a press conference during the 2011 NHL All-Star Weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center on January 29, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

NHL Commissioner Bettman Expects Realignment In 2012 Season

Commissioner Gary Bettman believes the NHL will adopt a more balanced schedule when the relocated Winnipeg franchise likely moves to the Western Conference in 2012.

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2011