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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

If Cavs fans are nervous about Game 5, they haven't shown it yet. They've been loud from the jump and are exploding after every basket, including the last Kevin Love 3-pointer to give Cleveland an early 11-7 lead.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Game 5 is officially underway.

Watch: Game 5 of Eastern Conf. Finals

Despite Toronto winning the last two games, history favors Cleveland tonight: When a best-of-7 series is tied 2-2, the home team wins Game 5 75% of the time (143-47). Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors F DeMarre Carroll is shooting 29.4 percent from the field and 20 percent from 3-point range during the Eastern Conference finals. He's banged up but it would be nice for Toronto if he'd hit shots.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors sticking with the same starters for Game 5: Lowry, DeRozan, Carroll, Scola, Biyombo

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

With an hour to go before tipoff, the Cavs starting backcourt of J.R. Smith and Kyrie Irving is getting warmed up.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia has made the trip down from Toronto, much to the delight of the Raptors fans here in Cleveland.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan have both been named to the NBA's All-Defense first team. It is Paul's fifth consecutive appearance (59 first team votes, 30 second team) on the first team and sixth selection overall. It is Jordan's second straight first team selection (62 first team votes, 25 second team). Kawhi Leonard (Spurs), Draymond Green (Warriors) and Avery Bradley (Celtics) were the other first team selections.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

DeMar DeRozan warms up, drawing "Let's Go Raptors" chants from a contingent of Toronto fans here in Cleveland.

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas going through a more physical pregame workout with Jamal Magloire and looks good under the eye of team officials. We'll have to see if he plays.