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Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says rotation thrown off due to Celtics rookie getting DNP

There was a head scratching moment after Wednesday night’s Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals. In his postgame press conference, Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was asked if something was “out of whack” with his rotation. Lue said the Celtics “threw (them) for a loop” when they benched rookie Semi Ojeleye. Kyle Korver was impacted by the Celtics’ decision ...

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Celtics not thinking about poor playoff road record going into Cleveland

The Boston Celtics are on a roll right now, but they haven’t exactly torn it up on the road during these NBA playoffs. Inside the friendly confines of TD Garden, Boston is 9-0. On the road, the team is 1-4. Enter narratives about doubt as the Celtics head to Cleveland with a 2-0 lead over the Cavaliers i… NBA | ...

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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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