• Toronto versus Boston 2020 East Semifinals Prediction
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    Toronto versus Boston 2020 East Semifinals Prediction

    We have our first 2nd round series set for the NBA playoffs. The Toronto Raptors will battle the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semifinal. The Toronto Raptors swept the Brooklyn Nets 4-0 on their way to advancing. On the other hand, the Boston Celtics swept the Philadelphia 76ers. Toronto surprised a lot of people this year as many thought they’d fall off after losing Kawhi Leonard to the Los Angeles Clippers. The Raptors didn’t miss a step and Coach Nick Nurse was awarded NBA Coach of the Year for their efforts. The Boston Celtics looked great in their series against the 76ers as they’re one of my favorites to…

  • 2019 NBA East Semifinal: Toronto Versus Philadelphia
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    2019 NBA East Semifinal: Toronto Versus Philadelphia

    In the Eastern Conference, we have the Milwaukee Bucks facing the Boston Celtics. The other series will see the Toronto Raptors facing the Philadelphia 76ers. Toronto eliminated the Orlando Magic in five games to advance to the second round. The 76ers eliminated the Brooklyn Nets in five games also. The Raptors had plenty of help in their series with the Magic and will need the same, if not more. Kawhi Leonard had an impressive series and Pascal Siakim have continued his season-long tear across the league. Toronto’s bench has stepped up and will be key in this series. Joel Embiid dominated the Nets in their first round series, but he…

  • 2016 Eastern Conference Finals
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    2016 Eastern Conference Finals Prediction

    Welcome to the Eastern Conference Finals as the top seed, Cleveland Cavaliers battle the Toronto Raptors, who comes in as the 2nd seed. These two teams definitely followed different paths to get to this point as the Cavaliers swept both the Pistons and Hawks to reach the Eastern Conference Finals. The Toronto Raptors had to go seven games with the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat to reach the Eastern Conference Finals. Cleveland comes into this series as the most rested team in the league, plus they have a new found confidence in their three point shot as they made over twenty 3s in the final two games against the Hawks.…

  • Toronto Raptors Take on the Miami Heat
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    Toronto Raptors Take on the Miami Heat

    Finally, we have the final match-up of the 2nd round of the NBA playoffs as the Toronto Raptors host the Miami Heat. Both of these teams enter this series by finishing off a grueling series that went seven games with Toronto beating Indiana and Miami getting the best of Charlotte. The Raptors finally got that proverbial monkey off their back by advancing out of the first round after a great season. Can they make the next step and advance to the Eastern Conference finals? We have the Miami Heat, whose lead by veteran and future Hall-of-Famer Dwyane Wade with the hopes of making another championship run. The Heat was one…

  • NBA Playoffs
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    2016 First Round of NBA Playoffs Predictions

    It’s that time of year again and that’s the NBA Playoffs!! This has been one of the more exciting NBA seasons in recent memory, just think about the retirement of Kobe Bryant and the Golden State Warriors are now the record holders of the most wins in a season with 73, eclipsing the 95-96 Bulls. This season also saw Russell Westbrook put up triple-doubles at an alarming rate, the San Antonio Spurs great season, Steph Curry hitting over 400 3-pointers in a season and Kobe capping his career with a 60 point game. Let’s see how things will play out in the first round of the NBA Playoffs.    …