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LeBron James turns back on Kelly Olynyk in Game 1

LeBron James turns back on Kelly Olynyk in Game 1

During these playoffs, James is regularly stuffing the stat sheet: In Cleveland's nine postseason games, James is averaging 34.8 points in 42.4 minutes, along with 7.1 assists and 9.0 boards. On top of his defense, Brown chipped in 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting, and he added nine rebounds for good measure. Boston seemed to start getting desperate in the second half.



Spurs fans file lawsuit against Pachulia, Warriors

Leonard was injured when he landed on the foot of Warriors' center Zaza Pachulia. They are 10-0 in the playoffs this year and could match the best start in National Basketball Association playoff history with a victory in game three Saturday at San Antonio .


Olynyk sparks Celtics past Wizards, into conference finals

Olynyk sparks Celtics past Wizards, into conference finals

Thomas tallied 27 assists over the last three games, and his playmaking ability proved to be a key factor in the C's winning two of the last three contests of this seven-game series. The Wizards were able to keep pace with Boston in a choppy, uneven first half, taking a two point lead into halftime. Unfortunately, they did not get the same kind of output from their bench.



Paul Pierce Thinks Celtics Have To Trade The #1 Overall Pick

Yet, obvious by Magic Johnson's smile, the hated rivals were both celebrating. "It felt just like winning Game 7 last night", Grousbeck told reporters. The Celtics were going to be in prime position no matter how the Ping-Pong balls bounced in a hotel ballroom Tuesday. It was fun to hear Embiid speak this way, but for the Sixers and their fans, another expectation is more pressing and concerning: whether Embiid will be with the team, in the lineup, all season.



Celtics and Lakers: an old-time feel for the NBA lottery

But make no mistake: this night was all about the Lakers, once again dodging what would have been a crippling blow to one of the league's flagship franchises. 4, the Phoenix Suns could get a top-quality player should Isaac be available when they're on the clock. In fact, nobody really saw this one coming after Doc Rivers begged out for Los Angeles four years ago.