EASTERN CONFERENCE PLAYOFFS

FIRST ROUND

  • (1) Cleveland Cavaliers over (8) Miami Heat in 4 games
  • (2) Boston Celtics over (7) Charlotte Hornets in 5 games
  • (3) Toronto Raptors over (6) Milwaukee Bucks in 6 games
  • (4) Detroit Pistons over (5) Washington Wizards in 6 games

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

  • (1) Cleveland Cavaliers over (4) Detroit Pistons in 5 games
  • (2) Boston Celtics over (3) Toronto Raptors in 7 games

CONFERENCE FINALS

  • (1) Cleveland Cavaliers over (2) Boston Celtics in 6 games

There won’t be any surprises in the East. The Cavs are going to the finals. They will get dinged up a little along the way by Boston, and this year Detroit will steal a game from them.