NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And Predictions

The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.


New Jersey Nets guard Jordan Farmar smiles at teammate Derrick Favors during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, in Los Angeles. The Nets won 110-96. (AP Photo/ Bret Hartman)

Nets Beat Clips After Harris’ 2nd-Quarter Ejection

Brook Lopez scored 24 points, Travis Outlaw added 23 against his former team, and the New Jersey Nets overcame the absence of their leading scorer to beat the Clippers 110-96 on Monday night.