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4 hours agoChris Forsberg

Sweeping aside the playoff naysayers

The Celtics might get swept out of the playoffs by the Cavaliers, but there's plenty of positives in this experience.

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21 hours agoChris Forsberg

Celtics increase physicality, decrease poise

The Celtics turned the tables on the Cavs and were the more physical team in Game 3, but coach Brad Stevens says Boston didn't play with poise.

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1 day ago

Cavs take commanding 3-0 lead on Celtics

LeBron James' double-double of 31 points and 11 rebounds carries the Cavs to a 103-95 win over the Celtics and a 3-0 series lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series.

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1 day ago

James' 31 give Cavs 3-0 series lead on Celtics

LeBron James scored 31 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved one win away from a sweep in their first playoff series in five years with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics Thursday night.

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2 days agoDave McMenamin

Celtics' defense getting physical with LeBron

The Celtics appear to be taking a similar approach to some of the Cavs' previous opponents when Evan Turner and Jae Crowder are guarding LeBron James.

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2 days agoChris Forsberg

LeBron on Celtics: 'Very well-coached team'

Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Cleveland's LeBron James offered praise to each other after the Cavs' victory in Game 2.

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3 days ago

Cavs hold off Celtics

LeBron James scores a game-high 30 points in the Cavs' 99-91 win over the Celtics that gives Cleveland a 2-0 series lead.

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3 days ago

LeBron, Kyrie take over in 4th to hold off Celtics

LeBron James scored 30 points, Kyrie Irving added 26 and the Cavaliers finally shook off Boston in the fourth quarter, beating the Celtics 99-91 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 series lead.

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3 days agoChris Forsberg

Stevens fourth in coach of year vote

Brad Stevens received two first-place votes as part of the Coach of the Year balloting.

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3 days ago

Sky-high TV ratings for LeBron

What is it about the Cavaliers vs. Celtics that made so many people tune in? Amin Elhassan and Henry Abbott have theories.

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4 days 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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4 days 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.

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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