The Cleveland Cavaliers entered the 2015 NBA Playoffs with what may very well be the highest expectations in franchise history. The Cavs enter the post-season as the second-ranked team in the Eastern Conference. They have one of the league’s most formidable trios in LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Love, and their supporting cast isn’t […]
There are three NBA playoff games on the schedule for Thursday, and in each one the higher seed is looking to take a 3-0 series lead. The Chicago Bulls and Cleveland Cavaliers will accomplish their goal, but the top-seeded Golden State...Show More Summary
On Thursday night, three of the NBA playoff teams will take the court for Game 3. The No. 2 Cleveland Cavaliers will attempt a third win over the No. 7 Boston Celtics on the road, the No. 6 Milwaukee Bucks will go head-to-head at home against the No. Show More Summary
Boston shouldn't really be here and many of their players are experience the playoffs for the first time, but they're making the most of it. The games were perhaps closer than anticipated, but Cleveland's 2-0 lead against the Celtics as the series heads to Boston is no surprise. Show More Summary
On Thursday night, the Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors look to take a 3-0 series lead over the Milwaukee Bucks, Boston Celtics and New Orleans Pelicans, respectively. The scenes shift to the home courts of the losing teams in what has to be seen as a must-win situation for the Bucks, Celtics and Pelicans. Show More Summary
There’s no place like home. After a second straight win against the Boston Celtics, LeBron James has his Cleveland Cavaliers off to a strong start in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Fellow All-Stars Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving seem...Show More Summary
After a slow start to his first season back in Cleveland, LeBron James has the Cavaliers turned up to Championship-contender level once again. The post Sorry 4 the Wait appeared first on SLAMonline.
After Tuesday night's second wave of Game 2 matchups, the series records remain 2-0. The No. 2 Cleveland Cavaliers fought to overcome the No. 7 Boston Celtics 99-91 to extend their series lead. But while the Bulls and Cavs both leadShow More Summary
The Boston Celtics once again hung tough, but in the end Tuesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ depth and star power overwhelmed them in Game 2. LeBron James took control in The post LeBron James Takes Over Game 2 vs Celtics (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Cavaliers and Rockets picked up wins at home while the Wizards left Toronto with a 2-0 lead. If the Cleveland Cavaliers have a Big Three, it might actually be LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Timofey Mozgov. That trio led the teamShow More Summary
The Boston Celtics may be down 0-2 to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but that shouldn’t belittle the tremendous success of the 2014-15 season. Considered by most fans and writers to be a surefire lottery team, the Celtics managed to improve both on and off the court by jettisoning their two best players: Rajon Rondo and Jeff Green. Show More Summary
Despite taking a 2-0 lead over the Boston Celtics in their opening-round series, the Cleveland Cavaliers have appeared less than dominant. While the offense has looked unstoppable at times given the Cavs' personnel and unselfishness, the defense may be their Achilles' heel. Show More Summary
Coach David Blatt is an experienced winner Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt is an experienced winner. In places other than the NBA, that is. He’s new to the league and had a good regular season, but these playoffs should be a learning experience. Here’s the Boston Herald reporting: Growing up in Framingham and cheering for the likes of [...]
CLEVELAND — Prior to fully dressing for his group interview at the podium late Tuesday night, LeBron James sat at his locker, sore but mostly smiling. He had just beaten the Celtics, 99-91, to take a 2-0 lead in a first-round series,...Show More Summary
It was another valiant display from the Boston Celtics, but when a sub-.500 team goes up against a title contender, this is the result it can expect. At home, the Cleveland Cavaliers took Game 2 99-91 to go up two games to none in the...Show More Summary
LeBron James scored 30 points, 15 in the fourth quarter, to pass the Hall of Famer Jerry West on the career playoff scoring list and make sure Cleveland did not slip up at home.
Kevin Love's postseason career is off to a 2-0 start after the Cleveland Cavaliers downed the Boston Celtics, 99-91, in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals Tuesday night, but his play is still leaving plenty to be desired. In...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers looked to take a commanding 2-0 series lead when they faced the Boston Celtics in Game 2 of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff matchup on Tuesday night. The Cavs rolled past the Celtics in Game 1, but Boston's young, athletic squad would pose a stern test in the second game of the series. The Cavaliers won 99-91. Show More Summary
LeBron James scored 30 points, Kyrie Irving added 26 and the Cleveland Cavaliers finally shook off Boston in the fourth quarter, beating the Celtics 99-91 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their opening-round series.
Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James ascended past Allen Iverson, Charles Barkley and Patrick Ewing on the all-time scoring list during the NBA's regular season, so it's only right that he continues making history in the postseason. Show More Summary