Eastern Conference Finals: Cavaliers vs. Celtics

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The Eastern Conference Finals which start today 12:30 p.m PST the fourth seeded Cleveland Cavaliers (50-32) will face second seeded Boston Celtics who finished (55-27) during the regular season. The Celtics have completely shocked the entire NBA by how they have overcome season ending injuries from their star players Gordon Hayward who broke his leg on opening night and Kyrie Irving had to get surgery on his left knee two screws will be removed. Irving recently developed an infection at the site of the screws, and now had to be taken out. It was announced April 5th he would no longer would be playing. 

After all of that Boston Celtics finds themselves in the Eastern Conference Finals loaded with a young team with the likes of Jayson Tatum, Terry Rozier and Jaylen Brown guided by their Coach Brad Stevens. 

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What a difference a series can make the Cleveland Cavaliers pushed all the way to Game 7 in the first round against the Indiana Pacers, with all four wins coming by four points or less.

The Cavaliers looked vulnerable heading into their second-round series against the Toronto Raptors. The struggles did not continue for Cleveland however as the Raptors had no answer for LeBron James and his 34 points and 11.3 assists per game, Toronto losing to the Cavaliers in just four games. 


(All times PDT)

Game 1: Sunday at Boston, 12:30 p.m. (ABC)

Game 2: Tuesday at Boston, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Game 3: May 19 at Cleveland, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Game 4: May 21: at Cleveland, 5;30 p.m. (ESPN)

(Games 5-7 if necessary)

Game 5: May 23 at Boston, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Game 6: May 25: at Cleveland, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Game 7: May 27: at Boston, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Todays game kickoff at 12:30 pm PST just imagine how much of a dramatic matchup this would be if we had a healthy Kyrie Irving going up against LeBron James in the Eastern Conference Finals. 

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