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LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach National Basketball Association finals again

And just like in Game 7 of the Finals a year ago, Kyrie was there to save the day for the Cavs , after James was unable to dominate like he had in games 1 and 2. Every defender that guarded Smart still went under every ball screen, forcing Smart to take the shot. The Celtics will need to overcome losing Isiah Thomas to a hip injury that might require surgery, and their rookie sensation Jaylen Brown is questionable with the same type of hip issue.



Kyrie helps Cavs rebound against Celtics

But Kyrie Irving picked up the slack for a foul-plagued LeBron James , lifting the Cavaliers to a 112-99 win which puts them now just a win away from advancing to the NBA Finals . "If we play harder than they do we can get back in it".Boston also baited James into foul trouble . We couldn't get out in transition a lot. So when Al Horford , Avery Bradley , Marcus Smart and the Celtics stole Game 3, any chance of a Game 4 upset was unthinkable.


Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Pens back to Stanley Cup

Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Pens back to Stanley Cup

During the Penguins' 3-2 overtime win on Thursday to send them back to the Stanley Cup Final for the second year in a row, he played what was perhaps the biggest - and best - game of his career. Goaltender Craig Anderson had a big contribution in saving the Sens' from elimination from the playoffs, Anderson made an exceptional 45 saves in the game 6.


The heroes of Chelsea's triumphant return to the top

The heroes of Chelsea's triumphant return to the top

Cesc Fabregas and Willian have both been in and out of the team, but Chelsea's other reserve players have become very well acquainted with the seats in the Stamford Bridge dug-out. "It was the key moment for us because every single player found in this system the best for them". When the leaders slumped to a limp 2-0 loss at Manchester United, the title race was back on.



Brown does not believe Celtics are tougher matchup than Warriors

If Lue is talking only about coaching, the statement can absolutely be made to mean that Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is harder to prepare against than current Warriors head coach Mike Brown . Irving, who scored a career-playoff-high 42 points, rolled his left ankle with 1:49 left in his 21-point third quarter but is expected to play Thursday.


Manchester United Became the UEFA Europa League Champion

Manchester United Became the UEFA Europa League Champion

We were really sad because when you think about life and football , there is no choice. United's first continental trophy in nine years brings with it the welcome boon of Champions League qualification after a disappointing Premier League campaign.