James says Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness
May 26, 2017, 12:55
Playing on top-seeded Boston's home court, LeBron James and his supporting cast slapped down the Celtics by 13 points in Game One, followed by a crushing 44-point beatdown in the second game.
Boston Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown is questionable for Thursday's Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers because of a right hip pointer, the team announced Wednesday. I can put the ball in the hoop.
Game 1 will be at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California on Thursday, June 1 at 9:00 p.m. E.T. The entire NBA Finals will be televised on ABC.
The Cleveland regulars were 16 of 33 from behind the arc through three quarters - after the Cavs went 19 of 39 on treys in a 44-point win in Game 2.
"I wear the number  because of Mike".
For Boston, guard Avery Bradley was the only player to get anything going, with most of his 23 points coming in the first half.
They beat Washington in seven games, including a Game 2 victory in which Thomas scored 53 points - one shy of the franchise playoff record.
For the third straight year they'll face the Warriors for the crown.
"This is great learning for how far we have to go", Stevens said.
Perhaps most telling of the Cavs' dominance was the fact that the Celtics never led once throughout their three games in Boston.
"It's a mental state, just being prepared, being ready", Cavs coach Ty Lue said of his team's ability to close out series.
Love continued to knock down shots from the outside, Irving sliced his way into the lane to the rim and James got free for several of his one-handed, tomahawk dunks. Substitute Deron Williams also scored 14 points. Improved to 36-5 against Eastern Conference opponents in the playoffs since 2015.
"We made progress (throughout the series), but not good enough". Building on the success he had last season, when he made his first all-star team, Thomas finished second to Westbrook with an average of 28.9 points this season.
Game 5 had the look and feel of Games 1 and 2, when Cleveland came into the TD Garden and had their way with the Celtics with a pair of wins by a combined 57 points.
-Before tipoff, there was a moment of silence for the victims of the Manchester bombing that occurred on Monday.
The Celtics did their best to keep up, but the consistent outside shooting, bench scoring and defense they relied on to stun Cleveland in Game 3 wasn't there Thursday night.
That being said, the Green-and-White still vastly exceeded expectations this season.
Once the sting of the loss to the Cavs wears off, the Celtics' 2017 playoff run will be remembered for Isaiah Thomas' valiant performance while coping with the death of his sister, a spectacular game 7 win over the Wizards, and a miraculous comeback win in game 3 against the Cavs.
Coats told senators at a separate hearing that it would be inappropriate to discuss private conversations with the president. Brennan has feuded publicly with Trump over the president's treatment of intelligence agencies.
The issue pertains to the seats' harness webbing, which can break, and might not protect children in the event of a crash. The company is expected to begin the recall July 17, once replacement harnesses have been manufactured.
Android Auto is already available on all 2017 models, and this update brings the platform to around 800,000 additional vehicles. It can happen while the vehicle is off, so long as the auto was connected to said Wi-Fi network while it was running.
Only men are allowed to become emperor under current law, though Japan has been ruled by empresses in past centuries. Princess Mako's brother, 10-year-old Hisahito, is the fourth heir to the throne and the only boy in his generation.
The Federal Reserve will nearly certainly take steps to start reducing its $4.5 trillion balance sheet later this year. Markets desire clarity on whether the Fed intends to raise interest rates at any of the next few meetings.
Hammers skipper Mark Noble has also had surgery on an abdominal complaint and will miss Sunday's clash at Turf Moor. West Ham boast the bragging rights against Burnley in the battle of the claret shirts.
The studio's next project, Spider-Man: Homecoming, will be released as a joint project between Marvel Studios and Sony. Sony has set a release date for October 5th, 2018 and has slated production to kick off before the end of the year.
The Statesville Record & Landmark reports at least two mobile homes have been destroyed in a portion of Iredell County near U.S. A cold front will approach the area this afternoon, triggering a line of showers and thunderstorms that may be severe.
Without the possibility of Assange coming to court "in a reasonable timeframe", there was no point continuing the probe, she said. Authorities launched an investigation in 2010 after two women came forward accusing Assange of rape and sexual assault.
State police in Schuylkill County say they found a 22-month-old child locked in a homemade "cage" made of plywood on Wednesday. George says she's angry Kutz left their kids alone while she was hospitalized after suffering complications during childbirth.
Republicans are scared about the Montana special election
Revelations that Gianforte said he was "thankful" for the bill on a private conference call proved a fundraising boon for Quist. He and others at the event, say they're concerned about this country. "If he doesn't win, it's all for naught", he said.
Celine Dion Celebs Flock to Kiss the Ring
I knew when she saw it and she tried it on, it was just [gasp], and when you have that [gasp], you know it's the right one. Dion was first spotted center stage surrounded by gorgeous beads hanging from the ceiling as she sang her heart out.
Softbank fund gets major lift
SoftBank invested $5 billion into the Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing last month in the largest-ever venture fundraising. President Donald Trump and pledged to invest $50 billion in the U.S. with the goal of creating 50,000 new jobs.
Monaco crowned king of France
He added: "We were in the Champions League quarter-final in the first season, in the semi-final this season". I will have discussions with him but I am not the one who is managing his career.
Macron Spent His First Full Day As President In Germany
The French president underlined that he would focus on implementing economic and social reforms in France in the coming months. He won his campaign as an independent, with the backing of a fledgling political party he founded less than a year ago.
Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (SRC) Announces Earnings Results
The stock is now valued at $147.43 after moving 0.22% in the most recent session and 1.94% over the past 5 trading days. If shares can stay above the price resistance around $7.33/share, that could help propel Spirit Realty Capital, Inc.