With a 87-79 win over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Cavs clinched another trip to the NBA Finals - their fourth appearance in the championship round in as many years. I play extremely hard throughout the postseason, and I'd be cheating my team if I said I could go out and play 48 minutes. "But more importantly, just the work that I put into it".
Then James thundered to life, and got help everywhere, most notably from Hill (20 points) and reserves Jeff Green (14 points) and Larry Nance, Jr. Every time you're standing out there, every time you watch him on film. Cleveland finished with a 44-31 advantage in rebounding, including 15-5 on the offensive boards, and went 18-of-22 at the stripe.
Precocious wing Tatum shook off a slow start to score 15 points on 7-for-13 shooting with three rebounds and two assists. "We can't just rely on being at home for an excuse that it's going to be easy".
Regardless of outcome, Sunday night will stand as another significant chapter in the history of LeBron James, one which has become simultaneous with that of the sport at large.
End of quarter: Cavs 83, Celtics 73: Kyle Korver and Terry Rozier trade 3-point shots as the Cavs take a 10-point lead into the fourth quarter. These were the same types of discussions following Games 1 and 2, which were met with James leading the Cavs to big wins at home for Games 3 and 4.
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LeBron James has earned a spot in his eighth consecutive National Basketball Association finals after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a thrilling series victory over the Boston Celtics.
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James now has won six straight Game 7s.
End of quarter: Celtics 43, Cavs 39: Cavs somehow only down four heading into halftime.
Cleveland held Boston to 17 points in the quarter.
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And the rest of the Cavs' starters combined for 27 points after losing Love just five minutes into the game. "We just didn't do it enough to get over that hump", C's guard Jaylen Brown said after the loss. A CliffsNotes version of the first quarter: Smith clanked a jumper off the side of the backboard, Love clunked heads with Jayson Tatum, and Jaylen Brown (15 points) nearly outscored Cleveland by himself as Boston opened a 25-20 lead.
"I felt some pain throughout my entire right side of my ankle into my leg", he said. Tristan Thompson put up 10 while J.R. Smith added 12, but the Cavaliers as a team shot just 9-of-36 (25 percent) from long range.