The NBA's Eastern Conference has delivered at least one annual regular-season surprise in recent years. Two years ago, the Atlanta Hawks rose to the No. 1 seed in the conference, a stunning development during LeBron James' first year back in Cleveland. Last season, the seemingly on-the-rise Milwaukee
“I like a nine-guy rotation," Brooks said after the preseason finale. According to what Brooks has more or less hinted already, the starting five remains as expected: John Wall, Bradley Beal, Otto Porter, Markieff Morris and Marcin Gortat.
Ian Mahinmi will miss about 4-to-6 weeks with a partially torn medial meniscus in his left knee. Andrew Nicholson and Jason Smith will see extra minutes with Mahinmi out. (Chris Miller on Twitter) Fantasy Impact Mahinmi was brought in to backup C Marcin Gortat. Mahinmi can be left on the waiver wire