It wasn't all about the Big Three. Cleveland's support team helped key a big Game 1 win for the Cavaliers.
Isaiah Thomas finished second in the Sixth Man voting, but has been a primary offensive focal point for the Celtics.
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.
Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man's arrest on aggravated assault and other charges.
Our writers break down the highlights and lowlights from the first weekend of NBA playoff action.
Floyd Mayweather and Stephen A. Smith debate who would win a one-on-one matchup between LeBron James and Michael Jordan.
With LeBron James' help, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love had successful playoff debuts during the Cavaliers' Game 1 win over the 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.
Kyrie Irving had a huge game; here's what worked best for him.
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.
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
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.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones ends the third quarter with a 3-point buzzer-beater in Sunday's playoff opener against the Boston Celtics.
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.
Cavaliers forward LeBron James breaks away to the rim and throws down a monster one-handed slam during Sunday's game against the Celtics.
As he prepares for a playoff run that could bring Cleveland its first NBA title, LeBron James says he intends to stay on top of his game.
As LeBron James embarks on his 10th trip to the postseason Sunday in what he hopes will finish with his fifth straight appearance in the Finals (and sixth overall) there is a degree of trepidatio
Two-time NBA champion LeBron James talks about his chances of making it to five straight NBA Finals, his relationship with coach David Blatt and the play of teammates Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving.
While LeBron James finds himself on a new team on the eve of the Cavaliers' playoff opener against the Boston Celtics on Sunday, his past playoff experiences are on his mind.
The Boston Celtics believe they can compete with the Cleveland Cavaliers because of coach Brad Stevens.
Cavaliers coach David Blatt does not want to put too much responsibility on LeBron James' shoulders in the playoffs.
An all-access look at the Eastern Conference playoff teams as they get ready for the challenges that lie ahead, with a focus on the Hawks, Wizards, Bucks and Cavs.
Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss which teams they have in the NBA Finals, and give their pick on who wins it all.
NBA teams are taking rest more seriously than ever.
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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