6 hours agoDave McMenamin

LeBron: 'I think about every loss I've ever had'

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.

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7 hours agoChris Forsberg

In Brad they trust

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

1 day ago

Ramp up to the playoffs - Eastern Conference

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.

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1 day 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.

2 days ago

The most 'Urgent' teams in the NBA playoffs

Bill Simmons, Jalen Rose, and Zach Lowe break down which teams in the playoffs have the highest "urgency level," all with the help of the rock band Foreigner.

2 days agoBrian Windhorst

LeBron's first-round stats beat Jordan's

Over the past six seasons, LeBron James is 24-3 in the first round of the playoffs. That spells trouble for the Boston Celtics in Round 1 this year.

2 days ago

LeBron calls the plays

And he's good at it. Amin Elhassan says there's no reason to be alarmed that David Blatt echoes LeBron's calls.

2 days agoDave McMenamin

Celtics not a 'simple' matchup for Cavs

They might have a losing record, but the "hungry" and "ambitious" Celtics will be a big challenge for the Cavs, says coach David Blatt.

2 days agoChris Forsberg

Celtics-Cavs first-round schedule

The seventh-seeded Boston Celtics will open a best-of-seven first-round playoff series agains the second-seeded Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday afternoon at Quicken Loans Arena.

2 days ago

Top NBA plays animated

"SportsCenter" takes an animated look back at the top NBA plays of the 2014-15 season.

2 days ago

Cavs top Wizards in OT

LeBron James sat out the season finale and the Cavs defeated the Wizards in overtime 113-108.

3 days ago

Cavs-Celtics preview

The "NBA Tonight" crew breaks down the first-round matchup between the Cavaliers and the Celtics.

3 days agoDave McMenamin

'Cautious' Cavs rest LeBron, play Kyrie in finale

LeBron James will sit out and Kyrie Irving will play in the Cavaliers' regular-season finale against the Wizards on Wednesday, Cleveland coach David Blatt said before the game.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game103.18th
Rebounds Per Game43.018th
Assists Per Game22.110th
Points Allowed98.713th

Team History


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