- The Celtics were trailing 61-52 in the third quarter, but bounced back to outscore the Cavs 32-16 over the final 9:15 of the frame.
But once Boston took the lead, it never looked back.
Or LeBron James, who turned 33 in December and proceeded to suit up in all 82 regular season games for the first time in his 15-year career; he's now enduring perhaps his most statistically impressive and stunningly dominant playoff run to date.
Terry Rozier scored 18 points, Al Horford added 15 points and 10 boards, Marcus Morris had 12 points and both Jayson Tatum and Marcus Smart contributed 11 for the Celtics, who were 108-83 winners Sunday in Game 1. During his three seasons watching James upon the latter's return to the franchise from Miami, Griffin was a witness to many key moments that were led by the superstar, including winning the 2016 National Basketball Association championship. Kevin Love led the Cavs with 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Will that happen again tonight?
"They're gooning the game up", Lue said of the Celtics after his team's Game 2 loss, per Brian Robb of Boston Sports Journal. Of course, he came back; but when he came back, I don't think he had the same punch that he had before he left as far as attacking the basket, playing with that force and power we talked about at shootaround. "We know that. They played well in that second half, and we've got to be ready to go on Saturday". "We do have some guys that have been through some of these long playoff series, albeit a lot less of them".
Cleveland swept the Toronto Raptors and Boston beat the Philadelphia 76ers in five games to set up a rematch of last year's East finals. They acquired Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and damaged goods in Isaiah Thomas.
"It's like a switch goes off and he just goes out there and plays", Horford said of Rozier after the game.
Boston shot 51.2 percent (43 of 84) from the field and 36.7 percent (11 of 30) from 3-point range while outrebounding the visitors 48-40. So much so that he tied his playoff career-high for points in a quarter with 21 in the first.
"I guess if you're older, you've got more experience", said Cavs' coach Tyronn Lue. They didn't need to trade him giving the fact that he still had two years left on his contract and they should have worked it out and kept him. Whatever it takes, every player, 1-15, whatever it takes, that's what we're doing. Today was a tremendous effort on one of the biggest stages we've all played on. "We see that. They're being physical". "We had some great shots we couldn't make and it snowballed from there".
More than anything, Dern says she's just as disappointed in herself as anybody else over her latest weight cutting disaster. I went and ran and everything came off, so it's flawless .' ... "I've always wanted to fight here in Brazil", she said.
The ship's chief engineering commander, Hu Wenming, told the broadcaster the carrier was smaller than US carriers' Nimitz class. The ship, temporarily named Type 001A, was floated off in April 2017 after nearly 4 years of construction.
The Iranian-backed Shi'ite militia chief Hadi al-Amiri came in second with about 1.2 million votes and will control 47 seats. Seats in parliament will be allocated proportionally to coalitions once all votes are counted.
The transfer will be carried out by upgrading the current US Consulate General in Jerusalem to embassy status. Israeli army warplanes on Saturday struck targets in the blockaded Gaza Strip, the army announced.
The fit-and-flare kurta was dotted with delicate gold embroidery, and was draped with an understated dupatta. She wore a chevron patterned lehnga paired with a grey choli and metallic dupatta, from Anamika Khanna.
The Tigers have actually won seven of their last 10 home games, but just 4-10 in Boyd's last 14 home starts. Robinson Cano chased Fulmer from the game in the fifth when he hit a 3-run home run to make it 6-2 Seattle.
Monday morning going into the afternoon on and off periods of showers and storms will be possible across our area. After some thunderstorm activity Friday night , the weather remains a bit unsettled over the next few days.
They were last in the same group four years ago, but Mickelson sensed a chance to poke fun at the hype surrounding the pairing. However, Mickelson endured a miserable day after a seven over 79, while Fowler also struggled with a two-over 74.
As well, it and other members of the 1950-53 UN Command (including Canada) are still technically at war with North Korea. Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News .
Biden's son, Beau Biden, was also diagnosed with and died from the same type of brain cancer McCain is diagnosed. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said yesterday that Sadler still works for the White House.
Target, Allegri Vows To Remain In Juventus
Allegri told a press conference: "If they don't fire me, then I think I'm staying at Juventus next season too". Juventus was six points clear a month ago but had its advantage slashed to a point in the space of a week.
Thiem, Zverev advance to Madrid final
Thiem was punished for a sloppy first game that ended with the Austrian double-faulting to gift Zverev the lead. On the men's side, second-seeded Alexander Zverev brushed aside Denis Shapovalov 6-4, 6-1 to reach the final.
Israel strikes 'dozens' of Iranian targets in Syria
Israel said the targets included weapons storage, logistics sites and intelligence centers used by elite Iranian forces in Syria. An Israeli airstrike on Iranian military installations in Syria left 23 people dead, according to a watchdog group.
Lewis Hamilton cruises to Spain victory
But staying out was not an option today. "It obviously looks wrong, but from the inside it was the right thing to do", he said. Vettel gave away his position when Ferrari chose to go for an extra stop and give the German driver fresher tires.
Exit polls are just for entertainment: Siddaramaiah
He has claimed that the BJP will secure 140-150 seats and that he will invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his swearing in. While Belagavi district had the highest number of voters (37,23,585), Kodagu district had the lowest voter share (4,33,846).