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Instead of the three, four, and five seeding being in the order it was as Heat, Raptors, and then the Bulls, it should have been Bulls, Heat, then Raptors and would have changed the NBA playoffs completely that season.
The Inquisitr · 7/23/2015
NBA
In the 1975 and 1976 NBA Playoffs, the top two teams in each division qualified with the playoffs, along with the best third-place team. The lone anomaly in that format came in 1975-76, when the 36-46 Detroit Pistons …
Hoops Habit · 7/23/2015
San Antonio and Los Angeles delivered one of the most exciting series of the playoffs, but critics of the playoff seeding system maintained that the two high-powered teams met too early in the postseason. Should the …
The Sacramento Observer · 6 hours ago
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... heavily considering the possibility of eliminating divisional champions being automatically granted a spot in the NBA playoffs, a move that would diminish the importance of divisions while signifying the power of …
Rant Sports · 7/23/2015
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Silver already had said he expected a change from the current format that guarantees division winners no worse ... Spurs to the Summer League title and has ‘‘no doubt’’ the NBA could someday have a female …
The Boston Globe · 7/23/2015
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OAKLAND, CA - MAY 19: The Western Conference finals logo with the Official NBA Spalding Basketballs before a game between ... Silver had already said he expected a change from the current format that guarantees …
Dothan First · 7/22/2015
SAN ANTONIO -- When the NBA announced its plans to use a 2-2-1-1-1 home-away format for the NBA Finals starting this season rather than 2-3-2, league executives listed business and basketball reasons for the switch. One particular reason stood out at …
USA Today · 6/7/2014
The league planned to do away with that format but now might take it a step further and ... led the Golden State Warriors past LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals in June for the franchise' first …
4029 TV · 7/22/2015
The day could be coming when a division winner might not make the NBA playoffs. Commissioner Adam Silver envisions ... The league planned to do away with that format but now might take it a step further and make …
Click2Houston · 7/23/2015
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A division title might soon mean a banner but no assurance of a playoff spot in the NBA. Commissioner Adam Silver said ... Silver had already said he expected a change from the current format that guarantees division winners no ...
Herald & Review · 7/23/2015