Originally Posted by matt1016
Good point, but they'd have to hammer the Lakers in those areas, because they will lose the backcourt, bench, and coaching (especially!) matchups.
I'm one of few people who actually like Doc but it is hard to imagine him winning a title over Phil or Pop.
BTW who would you say is the best Coach in the East, Van Gundy in Orl? Seems like their is a huge gap in coaching between the 2 conferences.