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Denver has been a perennial contender since Pat Bowlen purchased the franchise. The Broncos are making their seventh trip to the Super Bowl since 1984, with a league-high .614 winning percentage over that stretch.

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Celtics stun Cavs with game-winning buzzer-beater (1:46)
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Irving, Thompson have a new take on defending (0:16)
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Bradley sinks Cavs with game winner (0:44)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Lots of blame to go around to explain the Cavs losing that one: J.R Smith for fouling Evan Turner; the refs for calling that questionable call on Smith; Ty Lue for subbing Timofey Mozgov in place of Tristan Thompson to rebound on the Turner FT; Mozgov failing to grab the board when Turner missed; Cavs going 21-for-35 from the FT line.

Celtics sink Cavaliers at the buzzer

Boston's Avery Bradley hit a 3-pointer as time expired to down Cleveland 104-103. The Cavaliers had a four-point lead with seven seconds remaining. The Celtics scored 39 points in the final frame. Box score

Mike Reiss ESPN New England Patriots reporter 

Patriots owner Robert Kraft to Steve Burton of WBZ-TV on why Tom Brady is attending the Super Bowl 50 pre-game ceremony of Super Bowl MVPs: "I chatted with him about it and he was his usual selfless self, saying he represents all of the players on the team, the coaches and the New England market. Without that sense of team, he wouldn't have gotten those MVP awards."

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Love leaves game with bruised thigh (0:38)

Love exits as Cavaliers lead Celtics

Cleveland lost Kevin Love to a thigh bruise late in the third quarter and the Cavs' lead is down to just two points after the Celtics opened the final frame on a 9-3 run. Follow live

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavs 73, Celtics 65 (end 3rd): Boston briefly rallied ahead early in the second half, but Cavs  even after Kevin Love went down with a left leg issue  rallied back and were up 10 until Evan Turner's late-quarter layup brought the deficit down to eight heading to the final frame.

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Harvard vs. Princeton Postgame Breakdown. (1:15)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavaliers 49, Celtics 43 (half): Rough first half for All-Star Isaiah Thomas who missed six of the seven shots he put up and had three turnovers. He also tweaked his ankle late in the first quarter, but got re-taped and returned in the second. Former Cavs big man Tyler Seller scored eight points off the bench to help Boston rally back after falling behind by double digits in less than three minutes.

Halftime: Cavaliers 49, Celtics 43

Kyrie Irving and J.R. Smith each poured in 11 points as Cleveland turned a strong first 12 minutes into a halftime advantage. LeBron James scored nine points but was just 3-of-8 from the floor with four turnovers. Halftime stats

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Kevin Love calls his own number (0:15)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas landed awkwardly after a layup attempt was blocked and limped to the locker room late in the first quarter in Cleveland. The team said he is getting the ankle re-taped and will return to the game.

Watch: Harvard (9-11) vs. Princeton (12-5)

Harvard has appeared in four straight NCAA tournaments, but that streak is very much in jeopardy, although it has the Ivy League's leading rebounder in Zena Edosomwan. The Crimson travel to face a Princeton team that last reached the tournament in 2011. Live on ESPNU, WatchESPN

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

In 40 career regular season games against the Boston Celtics, LeBron James is averaging 29.7 pts on 49.7 pct, 6.5 reb, 6.4 ast, 1.9 stl and 1.1 blk. The only team he's averaged more pts against in his career is OKC (29.73 pts).

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Celtics (29-22) at Cavaliers (35-13)

Cleveland is trying to bounce back from a loss at Charlotte that ended a five-game winning streak. Meanwhile, a surging Boston has won 10 of its last 13 games. Follow live

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James getting in some early shooting work before the Celtics game.

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