The top-seeded Cleveland Cavaliers have not dominated opponents from beginning to end in most of their playoff games this year, but their finishing ability has been stronger than any team in the East so far. The fourth-seeded Atlanta...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers took a 1-0 series lead Monday night, holding off a rally by the Atlanta Hawks for a 104-93 victory. LeBron James (25 points, 9 assists and seven The post WATCH: LeBron James and Kyrie Irving Lead Cavs Past Atlanta in Game 1 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Now that's more like it. After a mostly mundane first round and beginning to the second round, the NBA playoffs heated up Monday night. There were tight matchups between the Atlanta Hawks and Cleveland Cavaliers and the Oklahoma City...Show More Summary
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James earned the 120th playoff victory of his career in Monday's Game 1 against the Atlanta Hawks, passing Michael Jordan (119) on the NBA's all-time playoff wins list, per NBA.com on Twitter. Coming...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND — The Atlanta Hawks are well known for their commitment to defense and unselfish offensive play. If for one night only, the Cleveland Cavaliers out-Hawked the Hawks. The Cavs beat Atlanta using the Hawks' own weapons to take...Show More Summary
A week off did not disrupt the Cleveland Cavaliers' momentum, nor was it enough time to alter the Atlanta Hawks' history against them. The Cavaliers still have never lost to the Hawks in the postseason, but this one was not easy.
Before the Cleveland Cavaliers claimed the Game 1 win over the Atlanta Hawks, LeBron James successfully scored this and-1 in the fourth quarter. Check it: The post WATCH: LeBron James Sinks Clutch And-1 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Perhaps the Atlanta Hawks can file a motion to move to the Western Conference next season, because they haven't been able to get over the postseason hump of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference. Cleveland...Show More Summary
The Cavaliers took Game 1, 104-93, behind a big night from LeBron James. The Cleveland Cavaliers coughed up an 18-point lead, but pulled away down the stretch to beat the Atlanta Hawks 104-93 to take a 1-0 series lead in their second-round playoff series. Show More Summary
LeBron James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers withstood a strong comeback by Atlanta to maintain their chokehold on the Hawks with a 104-93 victory on Monday night in the opening game of their second-round Eastern Conference series.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are hosting the Atlanta Hawks for Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinals matchup. TNT is broadcasting the showdown. Bleacher Report is providing scoring updates, highlights and analysis. End 3Q: Cavs 74, Hawks 70 Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
It's a rematch of last year's NBA Playoff battle as the Atlanta Hawks and Cleveland Cavaliers lock horns in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
VideoTonight the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks begin their best-of-seven eastern conference semi-final series in Cleveland. Has this been a matchup we have been holding our breath waiting for? Not exactly. Does it have a chance to be a very tough and competitive series? Absolutely. CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 17: Kevin [...]
The "Fast and Furious" director may team up with the Cleveland Cavaliers forward for the follow-up to the 1996 live-action/animation mash-up film.
The semi-finals series of the 2016 Eastern Conference Playoffs will be commencing this week, as the Cleveland Cavaliers begin their first game against the Atlanta Hawks.
The Detroit Pistons put up a respectable fight in the first round, but the Cleveland Cavaliers' postseason effectively begins now. The Cavs and Atlanta Hawks are set to meet in Round 2 of the playoffs, a rematch of last year's Eastern...Show More Summary
The Atlanta Hawks were swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers as the top seed in last year’s Eastern Conference Finals. The fourth-seeded Hawks will now look to return the favor when they meet the top-seeded Cavaliers in Game 1 of their second-round...Show More Summary
Monday's NBA playoffs schedule is light on action but will go a long way in establishing the tone of two second-round series. In the Eastern Conference, the No. 1-seeded Cleveland Cavaliers will look to continue their momentum against the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1. Show More Summary
1. Cleveland Cavaliers First round: Defeated Detroit, 4-0. 4. Atlanta Hawks First round: Defeated Boston, 4-2. Season series: Cavaliers 3-0. Key stats: Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is cooking in the playoffs, averaging 27.5 points per game, second-best in the postseason. He's making 47% of his...
Kris Humphries will likely play a role in the Atlanta Hawks’ Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to ATL coach Mike Budenholzer. The late-season acquisition appeared in just one of the Hawks’ six playoff games against the Celtics in the first round. The center played 8:48 in a Game 5 blowout win, entering [...]