Eastern Conference (NBA)

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The Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA) is one of two conferences that makes up the league, the other being the Western Conference.wikipedia
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Central Division (NBA)

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This necessitated the move of the New Orleans Pelicans from the Eastern Conference's Central Division to the newly created Southwest Division of the Western Conference.
The Central Division is one of the three divisions in the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Charlotte Hornets

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The current divisional alignment was adopted at the start of the 2004–05 season, when the now Charlotte Hornets began play as the NBA's 30th franchise.
The Hornets compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA), as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Southeast Division (NBA)

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The Southeast Division is one of the three divisions in the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Atlanta Hawks

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The Hawks compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Boston Celtics

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The Celtics compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division.

Western Conference (NBA)

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This necessitated the move of the New Orleans Pelicans from the Eastern Conference's Central Division to the newly created Southwest Division of the Western Conference. The Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA) is one of two conferences that makes up the league, the other being the Western Conference.
The Western Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA) is one of two conferences that makes up the association, the other being the Eastern Conference.

Atlantic Division (NBA)

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The Atlantic Division is one of the three divisions in the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Chicago Bulls

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The Bulls compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division.

Cleveland Cavaliers

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The Cavaliers compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division.

Detroit Pistons

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The Pistons compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division and plays its home games at Little Caesars Arena, located in Midtown.

Indiana Pacers

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The Pacers compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division.

2004–05 NBA season

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The current divisional alignment was adopted at the start of the 2004–05 season, when the now Charlotte Hornets began play as the NBA's 30th franchise.
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Miami Heat

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The Heat compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

New York Knicks

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The Knicks compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

Orlando Magic

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The Magic compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Toronto Raptors

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The Raptors compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division.

Buffalo Braves

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The Braves competed in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member club of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division from 1970 until 1978.

NBA Finals

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The Eastern and Western conference champions play a best-of-seven game series to determine the league champion.

Philadelphia 76ers

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The 76ers compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division and play at Wells Fargo Center.

Washington Wizards

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The Washington Wizards are an American professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C. The Wizards compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

1976 NBA Finals

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The Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics defeated the Western Conference champion Phoenix Suns 4 games to 2.

1986 NBA Finals

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It pitted the Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics against the Western Conference champion Houston Rockets, in a rematch of the 1981 Finals (only Allen Leavell and Robert Reid remained from the Rockets' 1981 team).

1981 NBA Finals

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It pitted the 62–20 Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics against the 40–42 Western Conference champion Houston Rockets.

1995 NBA Finals

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The series pitted the Eastern Conference champion Orlando Magic against the defending NBA champion and Western Conference champion Houston Rockets.

1983 NBA Finals

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The Eastern Conference champion Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Western Conference champion Los Angeles Lakers 4 games to 0.