LeBron James scored 23 points then grabbed a seat, Kevin Love scored 25, and the Cleveland Cavaliers unleashed tenacious defense on Toronto to regain control of the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-78 rout of the Raptors in Game 5 on Wednesday night.
The Cavaliers are back in control after rocking the Raptors, 116-78, in Game 5. The Cleveland Cavaliers took back control of the Eastern Conference Finals with a 116-78 blowout win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 on Wednesday night. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers took a 100-60 lead into the fourth quarter of tonight’s Eastern Conference finals game, and that’s all you need to know and all I’ll say about what’s happening on the court. Or at least with the basketball players...Show More Summary
Mark Jackson is one bitter dude. The ESPN analyst and former Golden State Warriors head coach was calling Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Cleveland Cavaliers when fellow analyst Jeff Van Gundy started to talk about the surprisingly strong play of Cavs forward Richard Jefferson. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers host the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. ET in a pivotal Game 5 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference Final series. Both teams have two wins, with the Cavaliers taking the first couple of games at...Show More Summary
The home team has won the first four games of the 2016 NBA Eastern Conference Finals. The Cavaliers hope that trend continues on Wednesday night when they host the Raptors for Game 5 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. It's safe to say no one saw this Eastern Conference Finals result coming. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers have squandered a dominant start and two-game lead in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Toronto Raptors after they looked poised for a sweep. But it isn't bothering LeBron James ahead of Wednesday night's...Show More Summary
Biyombo caught fire in Games 3 and 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavaliers.
The Eastern Conference Finals has turned into a surprising dogfight of a series, and with matters deadlocked at 2-2, LeBron James and his teammates say they’re not feeling any anxiety The post LeBron James ‘Very Calm’ Heading into Game 5 vs Toronto appeared first on SLAMonline.
If the name Bismack Biyombo was only familiar to NBA League Pass aficionados before the 2016 playoffs, it has now become near folklore. That's what happens when you collect 26 rebounds in the Eastern Conference Finals, as he did in Game 3. Show More Summary
After the first two games of the NBA’s Eastern Conference Finals in Cleveland last week, in which the Cavaliers obliterated the hapless Raptors, everybody thought the series was over. The Raptors could do nothing to prevent LeBron James from making his sixth straight trip to the NBA Finals. Then something crazy happened. The Raptors turned […]
After two breezy rounds, Cleveland's feeling the heat from the Raptors. How will they respond? The Raptors took the measure of the Cavaliers up north and now the Eastern Conference finals shift back to Cleveland all square at two games apiece. Show More Summary
Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan made a wise choice. Sullivan elected to go with rookie goaltender Matt Murray on Tuesday in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final, and the youngster rewarded him with a 5-2 victory on the road over the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena. Show More Summary
The Pittsburgh Penguins are headed home for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final. Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist, and Phil Kessel, Kris Letang, Bryan Rust and Nick Bonino also scored Tuesday night in a 5-2 victory that evened the best-of-seven series at three games. Game 7 is Thursday...
Lowry and DeRozan, who combined for 67 points as Toronto evened its Eastern Conference finals against Cleveland at two games each, have become a two-man force.
Regardless of what happens the rest of this series, the Toronto Raptors have already shocked the world coming back from a 0-2 deficit against the previously undefeated Cleveland Cavaliers to tie the Eastern Conference Finals at 2-2. One person who did not see the Raptors winning two games against the Cavaliers(Insert EVERYBODY) is a Twitter […]
Can the Raptors really take a 3-2 series lead? It's safe to say no one saw this Eastern Conference Finals result coming. After running the Raptors off the floor in the first two games of this series, it looked like LeBron James and the Cavaliers would cruise to the NBA Finals. Then the series moved to Toronto and everything changed. Show More Summary
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Upon their return from Canada, the Cavaliers had nothing to declare at U.S. Customs. Their lead in the Eastern Conference finals had already been confiscated. Cleveland was stripped of its dominance and a 2-0 advantage during a long weekend in Toronto, where the growing-confident-by-the-shot Raptors, propelled by a crowd and city […]
The NBA suspended Dahntay Jones for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals, but the little-used reserve doesn’t have to worry about forking over any fine money since LeBron James The post LeBron James Will ‘Take Care’ of Dahntay Jones’ $80 Fine appeared first on SLAMonline.
Drake is known as a Toronto fan, but has been largely silent early on in the Easter Conference Finals. The Raptors trailed the Cavs 0-2 after the first two games—both outcomes being quite lopsided. However, the Raptors came storming back, and now Drake’s runnin’ his mouth a little bit on social media, as he often does. Drake […]