Last week we looked at the East and the West. Today: Postseason predictions and awards. No, we don’t have the Heat in the Finals. Lakers either. But like Mike Wilbon, we’re beyond excited about this season.
Miami over Atlanta, Orlando over New York, Boston over Washington, Chicago over Milwaukee.
Miami over Chicago (in 7), Orlando over Boston (in 6).
Orlando over Miami (in 6).
Oklahoma City over Denver, Lakers over Clippers, Dallas over Utah, Portland over San Antonio
Oklahoma City over Portland (in 6), Lakers over Dallas (in 6).
Oklahoma City over Los Angeles (in 7)
Orlando over Oklahoma City (in 6)
NBA MVP: Kevin Durant
Rookie of the Year: Blake Griffin
Coach of the Year: Flip Saunders, Washington
Comeback Player of the Year: Baron Davis, Clippers