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Celtics stifle the Cavaliers in Game 5 rock-fight: 3 takeaways

7 monthes ago   |   By FanSided

The Celtics defense swallowed the Cavaliers in Game 5, pushing them one game away from the NBA Finals. After Cleveland swept their two home games, returning equilibrium to the Eastern Conference Finals, it seemed like the Celtics may have missed their opportunity. The Cavaliers role players were finally showing up, LeBron had regained control and...
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LeBron, Cavs facing elimination after Game 5 loss to Celtics

LeBron, Cavs facing elimination after Game 5 loss to Celtics

7 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

BOSTON - Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday night and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals. LeBron James had 26 points and 10 rebounds and Kevin Love scored 14 for...
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Celtics recapture control with Game 5 blowout

7 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

After losing two straight games in Cleveland, Boston cruised to victory to put LeBron James and the Cavs on the brink of elimination.
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Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

7 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

BOSTON Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday night and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals.
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NBA playoffs wrap 2018: Celtics rebound with key Game 5 win

NBA playoffs wrap 2018: Celtics rebound with key Game 5 win

7 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

The Celtics rebounded from two straight loses to claim Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.
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Celtics put on defensive masterclass to top Cavaliers in Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

The Boston Celtics put on a defensive masterclass for a 96-83 win in Game 5 to take a 3-2 series lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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NBA Playoffs 2018: Celtics down Cavaliers in Game 5, move one win away from NBA Finals berth

7 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

The Celtics defense dominated the Cavs in Game 5, holding them to just 83 points
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Celtics Win Crucial Game 5 as LeBron James Can't Carry Cavaliers on Road

7 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Boston Celtics are one win away from their first NBA Finals appearance since 2010. After dropping a pair of Eastern Conference Finals games in Northeast Ohio, the Celtics snapped ...
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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics - 5/25/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

7 monthes ago   |   By Sportschatplace

The Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers meet Friday in game six of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at the Quicken Loans Arena.
The Boston Celtics will advance to their first NBA Finals since the 2009-10 season with a victory here. The Boston Celtics are averaging 103.3 points on 44.4 percent shooting and allowing 102.1 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Jayson Tatum is averaging 18 points and 4.1 rebounds while Jaylen Brown is averaging 17.8 points and five rebounds. Terry Rozier is the third double-digit scorer and Al Horford is grabbing 8.3 rebounds. The Boston Celtics are shooting...
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Celtics trip up LeBron James, push Cavaliers to the brink of elimination with Game 5 win

Celtics trip up LeBron James, push Cavaliers to the brink of elimination with Game 5 win

7 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

The Celtics handled LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 5 and moved to one win away from the NBA Finals.
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Cavaliers shrink in Game 5, lose to Boston 96-83 and face elimination

7 monthes ago   |   By Cleveland

The Celtics can snap LeBron James' streak of seven consecutive Finals with a win Friday in Cleveland.
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Celtics Wrap: Boston Continues TD Garden Magic, Beats Cavs 96-83 In Game 5

Celtics Wrap: Boston Continues TD Garden Magic, Beats Cavs 96-83 In Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By NESN

BOSTON - Same script, different home playoff game.
After losing Games 3 and 4 in Cleveland, the Boston Celtics returned home to TD Garden on Wednesday for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cavaliers. And their postseason parquet-floor magic continued in front of a raucous home crowd, as the Celtics notched a 96-83 win to push the Cavs to the brink of elimination.
The Celtics led almost wire-to-wire, buoyed by a dominant performance from rookie Jayson Tatum, who was aggressive from the opening tip. The Duke product looked for his shot early and often en route to a 25-point...
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Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor
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Celtics and Cavaliers get chippy early in Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By FanSided

There was some chippiness early in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, but the officials did a good job diffusing what could've been worse. The Eastern Conference Finals is tied 2-2, and in a close series like this one, tensions can mount. There was almost a melee on the court after a scuffle, but...
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Watch: Larry Nance Jr, Marcus Morris get into skirmish

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Larry Nance Jr and Marcus Morris got into a skirmish during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday following a push and taunt in the second quarter.The Cleveland Cavaliers were trying to throw a lob to Nance Jr under the basket, but the plan didn't work out as Morris knocked him out and the ball of bounds. Morris then stood over Nance who was on the ground and appeared to say something that set off Nance. Nance responded by shoving Morris back when he got up from the ground. The players were quickly separated. After a lengthy review, both players plus Boston's Terry Rozier...
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Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

BOSTON Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor.
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Watch Larry Nance Jr. Ignite Celtics-Cavs Skirmish After Shoving Marcus Morris

Watch Larry Nance Jr. Ignite Celtics-Cavs Skirmish After Shoving Marcus Morris

7 monthes ago   |   By NESN

BOSTON - It only was a matter of time before things got a little chippy in the Eastern Conference finals.
Just under two minutes into the second quarter of Game 5 between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers, Marcus Morris disrupted LeBron James' attempted alley-oop pass to Larry Nance Jr.
Morris had some choice words for Nance after the rejection, which the Cavs forward evidently took exception with, shoving Morris in the back and igniting a brief altercation between the two teams.
Tempers flare in Boston pic.twitter.com/2RC37TRczg
- SportsCenter May 24, 2018
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Watch: Tempers boil over between Nance, Morris in Game 5

7 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

MORRIS STANDS OVER NANCE
NANCE SHOVES HIM
🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫 pic.twitter.com/4uvKFVM2t1 - Shea Serrano May 24, 2018
Familiarity breeds contempt, and these two teams know each other well. Cleveland Cavaliers center Larry Nance Jr. shoved Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris in the second quarter, which led to Morris returning fire by shoving Nance in the neck. They earned double techs on the play. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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NBA Playoffs 2018: Cavaliers vs. Celtics score, live Game 5 updates, highlights, conference finals, bracket

7 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

Keep it right here for the latest updates, news, and highlights from a pivotal Game 5
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Celtics start Aron Baynes in pivotal Game 5 vs. Cavaliers

7 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

The Boston Celtics started Aron Baynes over Marcus Morris for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to Chris Forsberg of ESPN. The series is tied 2-2 with both teams winning their two games at home. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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