Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 1/28/13
With the Super Bowl approaching and the Lakers and Celtics struggling, some of you may have forgotten that basketball is still going on. It was a tough weekend for the Eastern Conference. On Saturday, the #2 Knicks, #3 Bulls, #4 Nets, and #5 Pacers all lost (to teams with worse records). The Heat and Hawks (#’s 1 and 6) were off Saturday, but they played and lost on Saturday. The #8 Celtics won Sunday ending their six-game losing streak, but also discovered that their best player Rajon Rondo tore is knee and is out the rest of the year. So you can consider that a loss too. The #7 Milwaukee Bucks bucked the trend by beating the hot Golden State Warriors. That win along with everyone else’s losses made it a pretty nice weekend in Wisconsin. It was a pretty wacky weekend out West, too. Along with the #5 Warriors, the #1 Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the terrible Lakers, #3 LA Clippers fell to the Blazers, and the #4 Memphis Grizzlies also lost to the Hornets/Pelicans. The Spurs have wo...
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