The NBA has suspended Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith two games wand Celtics center Kelly Olynyk one game for their roles in separate incidents during Sunday's Game 4 of their first-round series.
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The Celtics announced Monday that forward Jae Crowder sustained a sprained left ACL during Sunday's season-ending Game 4 loss to the Cavaliers.
David Thorpe understands and appreciate Kevin Love's ire, but says the Celtics' Kelly Olynyk did nothing out of the ordinary.
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Jason Terry finding Dwight Howard for the ferocious one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
While Cleveland plays the waiting game, the availability of Kevin Love and J.R. Smith is suddenly in jeopardy.
After the Cavs swept away the Celtics, LeBron James expressed admiration for the second-year Celtics coach
Even after the Boston Celtics were swept, their fans gave them a standing ovation in recognition of the fortitude, resiliency and promise that this squad can build from.
The playoff sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers won't detract from the progress made by the Boston Celtics during the 2014-15 season.
Kevin Pelton looks at how the Boston Celtics could reload their roster for 2015-16, noting the team has a lot of good young players returning and some cap space to work with.
Cavs forward Kevin Love tells reporters after the game that he expects NBA league officials to review the play "and it better be swift and just."
Kevin Love comments on getting tangled up with Kelly Olynyk, which left Love with a dislocated shoulder.
Bruce Bowen breaks down the altercation between J.R. Smith, Kendrick Perkins and Jae Crowder in Game 4 of the Cavaliers-Celtics playoff series.
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combine for 51 points in Cleveland's 101-93 win over Boston, but they lose Kevin Love to a shoulder injury.
LeBron James explains how the Cavaliers' defense sparked the team in its series sweep against the Celtics and talks about Kevin Love's scary injury in Cleveland's 101-93 Game 4 victory.
LeBron James scored 27 points and the Cavaliers overcame a shoulder injury to Kevin Love to complete a first-round sweep of the Celtics with a 101-93 victory.
Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith received a flagrant 2 for his hit on Celtics forward Jae Crowder and was ejected in the third quarter.
Boston Celtics forward Brandon Bass throws down a nice one-handed slam off a missed shot by guard Isaiah Thomas.
The Cavaliers' J.R. Smith was called for a flagrant-2 foul for striking the Celtics' Jae Crowder in the face and subsequently ejected.
After Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins tried to set a pick on Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder, the two get into a heated altercation, with Perkins throwing a slight jab at Crowder.
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Celtics on Sunday and was ruled out for the rest of the game.
The Celtics moved Jae Crowder into the starting lineup and rookie Marcus Smart to the bench for Game 4 against the Cavaliers.