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2010-11 Expert picks: Heat, Lakers should battle for title


Posted Oct 21 2010 3:07AM - Updated Oct 26 2010 4:28PM

NBA.com's team of experts has submitted its predictions for the 2010-11 season:

NBA Expert
Atlantic
Central
SE
NW
Pacific
SW
East Champ
West Champ
Finals Champ
David Aldridge
TNT

Celtics

Bulls

Heat

Jazz

Lakers

Mavericks

Heat

Lakers

Lakers
Steve Aschburner
NBA.com

Celtics

Bucks

Heat

Blazers

Lakers

Mavericks

Heat

Lakers

Lakers
Fran Blinebury
NBA.com

Celtics

Bulls

Magic

Thunder

Lakers

Spurs

Heat

Lakers

Lakers
Art Garcia
NBA.com

Celtics

Bulls

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Spurs

Heat

Lakers

Heat
Scott Howard-Cooper
NBA.com

Celtics

Bulls

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Mavericks

Heat

Lakers

Lakers
Shaun Powell
NBA.com

Celtics

Bucks

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Spurs

Heat

Lakers

Heat
John Schuhmann
NBA.com

Celtics

Bulls

Magic

Blazers

Lakers

Mavericks

Magic

Lakers

Magic
Sekou Smith
NBA.com

Celtics

Bucks

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Spurs

Celtics

Lakers

Lakers
Steve Kerr
TNT

Celtics

Bucks

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Rockets

Heat

Lakers

Lakers
Steve Smith
NBA TV

Celtics

Bulls

Heat

Thunder

Lakers

Mavericks

Celtics

Lakers

Lakers
Dennis Scott
NBA TV

Celtics

Bulls

Magic

Thunder

Lakers

Spurs

Magic

Lakers

Lakers


NBA Expert
Coach
Improved
Sixth man
Defensive
Rookie
MVP
David Aldridge
TNT

Jerry Sloan

Russell Westbrook

Rodrigue Beaubois

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

Kobe Bryant
Steve Aschburner
NBA.com

Phil Jackson

Roy Hibbert

Mike Miller

Joakim Noah

Blake Griffin

Kevin Durant
Fran Blinebury
NBA.com

Stan Van Gundy

Jrue Holiday

Manu Ginobili

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

LeBron James
Art Garcia
NBA.com

Gregg Popovich

Darren Collison

Wesley Matthews

Dwight Howard

DeMarcus Cousins

Kevin Durant
Scott Howard-Cooper
NBA.com

Jerry Sloan

Serge Ibaka

Lamar Odom

Dwight Howard

John Wall

Kevin Durant
Shaun Powell
NBA.com

Flip Saunders

Darren Collison

Jamal Crawford

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

LeBron James
John Schuhmann
NBA.com

Stan Van Gundy

Darren Collison

Lamar Odom

Dwight Howard

John Wall

Kevin Durant
Sekou Smith
NBA.com

Doc Rivers

Kevin Love

Jason Terry

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

Kevin Durant
Steve Kerr
TNT

Erik Spoelstra

DeJaun Blair

 Larmar Odom

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

LeBron James
Steve Smith
NBA TV

Jerry Sloan

Jrue Holiday

Jamal Crawford

Dwight Howard

John Wall

LeBron James
Dennis Scott
NBA TV

Scott Skiles

JaVale McGee

Jamal Crawford

Dwight Howard

Blake Griffin

Kevin Durant
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