Found December 03, 2013 on Midwest Sports Fans:
Each of the NBA’s Eastern Conference teams has now played at least 16 games. And entering Tuesday’s action, only two of them are currently above .500. The two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat (14-3), and last season’s Eastern Conference finalists, the Indiana Pacers (16-2) are the only teams in the East that boast records above .500. The Atlantic Division is so bad right now, all of its teams are below .500, and the Toronto Raptors (6-10) have the division’s best winning percentage at .375. Let’s do a quick review of the Eastern Conference teams other than the Pacers and Heat that were supposed to be good this season: the Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets. Chicago has lost its starting point guard and former MVP, Derrick Rose, for the season with a knee injury. That will only compound the team’s problems. The Bulls had chemistry issues on the court and were stagnant on offense with Rose, so things will only get worse from here. The Bulls are currently 7-9 and ...
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