Originally Posted by Willchamberlain
is it not?
NO actually it isn't
the West has the Thunder at the top by themselves
An aging Spurs
An aging Lakers
A Warriors team on the rise
A Clippers team on the rise
A Pelicans team on the rise
and then a bunch of Franchises with young studs who are stuck with dumb GM's
The Pacers, Bulls, Nets IMO are all serious contenders to make the eastern conference... and the Knicks if they our able to make a few smaller moves are right on the cusp also.
The Heat don't have the clear advantage over their conference that the Thunder have over theirs.