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Boston Celtics hope to put road woes aside vs. Cavs in Cleveland

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Home-court advantage has proven to be a valuable commodity for the Celtics so far this postseason. Boston is 9-0 at TD Garden during these playoffs and has blistered opponents early in games, shooting 47 percent from the field and 39 percent from the 3-point line. It’s often led to cushions that have helped the Celtics sustain opponents’ runs ...

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It happens every spring: LeBron James forced to carry Cleveland Cavaliers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — LeBron James recovered quickly from his neck strain. There’s still too much stress on his back. He’s carrying the Cavaliers. It’s a springtime tradition. As has been the case for much of his 15-year career, James has had to perform at an extraordinary level throughout these playoffs, most recently in Cleveland’s Game 2 loss at Boston. Bouncing back after taking ...

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Ex-Cavs GM Griffin doesn't think LeBron will leave Cleveland

Former Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin can’t picture LeBron James leaving Ohio behind (again). The 14-time All-Star is currently focused on taking the Cavaliers to a fourth straight NBA Finals. But in less than two months, James will be listening to pitches to leave his home state… NBA | theScore

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Report: Cleveland Cavaliers not disciplining Rodney Hood

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rodney Hood’s playoff problems now extend to off the court. Hood, who has seen his role reduced during his first postseason with Cleveland, will not be fined or suspended for refusing to enter Monday night’s Game 4 blowout win over the Toronto Raptors in the fourth quarter, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. Hood ...

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Solarte's big day and night gives Jays split in Cleveland doubleheader

Indians manager Terry Francona was too tired to realize he reached a personal milestone. An extra-long day at the ballpark left everyone exhausted. Francona reached his 1,500th career win Thursday night when Cleveland bounced back from a tough loss in the opener to pound the Toronto Blue Jays 13-4 in the second game of a makeup doubleheader. When he reached ...

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