Eastern Conference Finals
The Celtics handled the Heat rather easily during the regular season going 3-1. The Heat won in the second game of the season while the Celtics took the latter three, but with one of those was a meaningless contest at the end of the season when playoff seeding had already been set.
The Boston Bruins thought they excised the specter of last season’s postseason collapse when they finished off the Philadelphia Flyers in the Eastern Conference semifinals this year.
Rookie Tyler Seguin was benched for the Boston Bruins’ first 11 games of the postseason, and he’s making up for the lost ice time in the NHL’s Eastern Conference finals against Tampa Bay.
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are on the verge of doing something together that neither of them could accomplish on his own.