Avery Bradley's hamstring injury left the Boston Celtics shorthanded against the Atlanta Hawks, leading to a 4-2 first-round series loss and a premature end to Boston's thrilling 2015-16 campaign. Following the Game 6 defeat, Isaiah Thomas met the media with tears in his eyes. Show More Summary
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
Atlanta's stars never got untracked, but the Hawks still found themselves in a position to steal a road win until LeBron took over. CLEVELAND -- For one very brief moment it looked like the Hawks were finally about to get their breakthrough against the Cavaliers. 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
LeBron James led the Cavaliers with 25 points. Cleveland has won eight straight over Atlanta, including a sweep of last year’s Eastern Conference finals.
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.
Cleveland — If you’re the Atlanta Hawks, it’s hard to be overly discouraged about any part of this game, except for the part about losing. Which is, you’d…
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
“Not this year.”
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.
Watch below as LeBron James sends a perfect cross-court bounce pass to teammate Richard Jefferson in Game 1 against the Atlanta Hawks. The post WATCH: LeBron James Delivers Perfect Cross-Court Bounce Pass appeared first on SLAMonlin...
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
Atlanta heads to Cleveland hoping to shock the defending Eastern Conference champs, plus the Thunder hope to rebound after their humiliating Game 1 loss. ? The List ICYMI Say What Vine Of The Week googleplus facebook witter up The Hawks...Show More Summary
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 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.
Fact: LeBron James is 8-0 in his playoff career against the Atlanta Hawks. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: B/R Insights Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com