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Poll: Who will win the Atlantic Division?

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With Nets All-Star Brook Lopez now out for the season after breaking his foot, the Atlantic Division just got even weaker. The team that finishes with the best record in the Atlantic is guaranteed a top 4 seed in the playoffs, so the stakes are high. The Nets are struggling, old, and injured. The 76ers and Raptors are geared up to tank, and the Knicks have had their struggles. The Celtics and Raptors are tied for the lead, and Boston appears to have no intention of tanking, especially once Rajon Rondo returns from his ACL tear. Even with Lopez’s injury, however, the Knicks and Nets appear to have the most talented teams on paper, so many think that one of the New York teams will end up winning the division. What do you think? Cast your vote: