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Who will win East finals?

The Miami Heat have won three straight Eastern Conference titles, and they effectively cruised through the first two rounds of these NBA playoffs. The Indiana Pacers at one time seemed poised to knock them off -- and did take the Heat to seven games a season ago -- but since have struggled, needing seven games to get past the Atlanta Hawks and six to beat the Washington Wizards. Now the teams will square off again for a trip to the NBA Finals, starting in Indianapolis. What's your take?

  • Which team will win the Eastern Conference finals?

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  • How many games will the Eastern Conference finals go to?

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  • Which team are you rooting for in the Eastern Conference finals?

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  • Which team has the advantage in the frontcourt?

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  • Which team has the advantage in the backcourt?

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  • Which team has the advantage off the bench?

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  • Who is the better coach?

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  • Should Frank Vogel's job be safe now that the Pacers have reached the Eastern Conference finals?

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