It feels like we know how the Eastern Conference playoffs will end — LeBron James has been to five straight finals and it’s hard to he doesn’t make it six with the Cavaliers.
However, that doesn’t mean the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs will be without drama.
Can Toronto finally get out of the first round against the Pacers? Then there are two very interesting chess matches between teams that all won 48 games: Boston vs. Atlanta, and Charlotte vs. Miami.
Kurt Helin and Dan Feldman of NBC Sports’ ProBasketballTalk break it all down.
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