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14 hours agoDave McMenamin

Cavs' supporting cast steps up in Game 1

It wasn't all about the Big Three. Cleveland's support team helped key a big Game 1 win for the Cavaliers.

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15 hours agoChris Forsberg

Celtics' Bradley: 'Expect to see different team'

The Celtics have a lot to clean up before Game 2 versus the Cavaliers, but Avery Bradley and Brad Stevens believe their team is up to the task.

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1 day agoDave McMenamin

Cavaliers' Big Three erase playoff doubts

With LeBron James' help, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love had successful playoff debuts during the Cavaliers' Game 1 win over the Celtics.

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1 day agoChris Forsberg

Back to drawing board for Stevens, Celtics

Despite trailing the Cavs by as many as 20, there were positives for Boston and Brad Stevens, who is armed with fresh, ready-for-dissection game film.

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1 day ago

Cavaliers take Game 1 from Celtics

Kyrie Irving leads all scorers with 30 points while LeBron James adds 20 points and seven assists in Cleveland's 113-100 win over Boston.

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1 day ago

Irving, LeBron shine in Cavs' return to playoffs

Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years and the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-1

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1 day ago

Irving discusses playoff debut

Lisa Salters speaks with Kyrie Irving about Cleveland's 113-100 win over Boston in Game 1 in which Irving leads the Cavaliers with 30 points.

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1 day ago

Irving's all net buzzer-beater

Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving closes out the first half of Cleveland's first-round series opener against the Celtics with a 3-point buzzer-beater.

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1 day ago

James' soaring slam

Cavaliers forward LeBron James breaks away to the rim and throws down a monster one-handed slam during Sunday's game against the Celtics.

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1 day agoChris Forsberg

Brady: 'Good luck to the Celtics'

CLEVELAND -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who has proved to be as good at Facebook as he is at football, utilized social media to offer support for the Boston Celtics before Sunday's Game 1 of their first-round playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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1 day ago

Olynyk drives and dunks

Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk drives to the basket and throws down a nice one-handed slam in Sunday's first-round playoff opener against the Cavs.

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2 days agoChris Forsberg

In Brad they trust

The Boston Celtics believe they can compete with the Cleveland Cavaliers because of coach Brad Stevens.

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3 days agoChris Forsberg

Celtics are cool customers

The Boston Celtics are not stressed about a first-round matchup with the heavily favored Cavaliers.

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3 days agoNBA Vegas Experts

NBA Vegas Experts: NBA playoffs betting guide

Dave Tuley and Erin Rynning detail how to bet the 2015 NBA playoffs, including Vegas rankings, best bets and picks for every series.

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4 days agoChris Forsberg

Can Sullinger be Boston's X factor?

Jared Sullinger, who is still trying to find his game since his surprising early return from injury, could be a wild card against the Cavs.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game101.413th
Rebounds Per Game43.813th
Assists Per Game24.54th
Points Allowed101.222nd

Team History

YearWLPCT
2014-154042.487
2013-142557.304
2012-134140.506
2011-123927.590
2010-115626.682

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