So long as LeBron James is not wearing some kind of cast, as long as he is physically upright and able to play, it’s nearly impossible to imagine any team in the East keeping Cleveland from another trip to the Finals. It’s boring but true.
But who else should we be watching in the East?
In this PBT Extra video, I talk about Boston and Toronto battling for the two seed, plus I see Detroit and Indiana as teams to keep an eye on sliding up the ladder in the conference. Just not as a threat to the Cavs. No team is.