Our ESPN.com NBA senior writer forecasts the regular-season outcome for the East.
Marc Stein wishes for a six- or seven-game series with irresistible matchups and sparkling star power.
Even if Marc Stein's Fearless Predictions for the playoffs are wrong, he'll be right about one thing: USA basketball will star at the Olympics despite the roster-building troubles.
Jeff Foster has endeared himself to the Pacers so much that they barely miss Brad Miller.
Rasheed Wallace's mouth was healthy enough for him to promise the Pacers "will not win Game 2."
Eight teams will make the playoffs and one will play for the NBA title. That's all we know about the East.