The NBA Playoffs are heating up all across the country; from the Chicago Bulls sweeping the defending champions Miami Heat, to the Cinderella story of the Golden State Warriors leading the series with the Dallas Mavericks, 3-1. The Detroit Pistons continued their dominance of the eastern conference, by sweeping the Orlando Magic, and Lebron James‚?? squad, the Cleveland Cavaliers also swept the Gilbert-less Washington Wizards. The Western Conference is heating up tremendously between teams; from Kobe Bryant‚??s Los Angeles Lakers down 3-1 to former league MVP, Steve Nash‚??s Phoenix Suns, and the superstar duo of Allen Iverson and Carmelo Anthony down 3-1 to the tough defensive minded San Antonio Spurs. The Toronto Raptors are looking to advance into the second round of the playoffs since the Vince Carter era in Toronto, and they must defeat the New Jersey Nets, which Vince Carter is their go to guy; this series is at 3-1 in favor of New Jersey. The two most evenly matched teams in the Western Conference are battling it out to advance to the second round, as Tracy Mcgrady and Yao Ming from the Houston Rockets are up 3-2 against the Utah Jazz.