Coming into Sunday playoff game between the Golden State Warriors and the Portland Trailblazers, point guard Damian Lillard was very confident. Even though Lillard had an impressive showing, the Warriors would end up taking a 1-0 lead in the series.
On Sunday, the Washington Wizards took a 1-0 series lead against the Atlanta Hawks. It didn’t take long to see what type of game this one was going to be as it was physical from the start.
Portland Trailblazers star point guard Damian Lillard raised a few eyebrows with a prediction he made a few days ago. Lillard was asked about the Blazers upcoming playoff series against the Golden State Warriors.
The Orlando Magic made headlines on Thursday after they decided to fire general manager Rob Hennigan after five seasons. Many believed that the Magic had a team that should make the playoffs, but it became very obvious that a change needed to be made.
The 2016-17 NBA season didn’t go exactly like the New York Knicks thought it would. After acquiring Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah in the offseason, many thought the Knicks would be in the playoffs.
Coming into this NBA season, many believed that the Cleveland Cavaliers were the favorites to represent the Eastern conference in the Finals. While they are still the favorites, no one expected the Boston Celtics to end up being the number one seed in the conference.