During All-Star Weekend, commissioner Adam Silver told reporters that the League is considering changing the current playoff format, perhaps eliminating conferences and instead seeding the tournament 1-16.
— Spencer Davies (@SpinDavies) February 21, 2018
I would disagree with that. I think our League has been built the right way when it comes to the postseason. There’s been dominant conferences throughout time.
It changes the landscape of the history of the game if you start messing with seedings and playoffs.