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Jaylen Brown annoyed by Game 3 effort

One year ago   |   By InsideHoops

The Celtics played two great games vs the Cavaliers in their Eastern Conference Finals series. Then came Game 3. Here's Boston.com reporting:
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown was unimpressed with his team's - and his own - effort against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the conference finals.
“I thought it was embarrassing,” the 21-year-old said during...
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Did LeBron James intentionally snub a Donald Trump supporter at Game 3?

One year ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

LeBron James may have intentionally not thrown his sweat towel to a Donald Trump supporter in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on Saturday.
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Marcus Morris is sure that the team will do better

One year ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Celtics have plenty to be concerned about following their Game 3 loss to the Cavaliers. Marcus Morris, who was given the tough task of stopping LeBron James, acknowledged his poor performance over the weekend, telling reporters that LBJ “was just too comfortable,” as A.Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston relays.James shot 34.8% from the field over the first two games, scoring a total of 22 points when being guarded by Morris. However, he made five of his nine attempts against Morris in Game 3.Despite the blowout loss, the Celtics remain confident that they can contain The King and...
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Celtics Notes: Morris, Larkin, Perkins

One year ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

The Celtics have plenty to be concerned about following their Game 3 loss to the Cavaliers. Marcus Morris , who was given the tough task of stopping LeBron James , acknowledged his poor performance over the weekend, telling reporters that LBJ “was just too comfortable,” as A.Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston relays.
James shot 34.8% from the field over the first two games, scoring a total of 22 points when being guarded by Morris. However, he made five of his nine attempts against Morris in Game 3.
Despite the blowout loss, the Celtics remain confident that they can contain The King and...
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Red-Hot Stephen Curry Leads Warriors to Game 3 Blowout vs. James Harden, Rockets

One year ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Golden State Warriors took a 2-1 series lead over the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Finals following a 126-85 victory Sunday night at home at Oracle Arena...
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Warriors vs. Rockets Game 3: Stephen Curry snaps slump with absurd third quarter

One year ago   |   By CBSSports

Curry finished with 18 points in the quarter
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Kendrick Perkins Had Curious Response To Chewbacca Sitting Courtside At Game 3

Kendrick Perkins Had Curious Response To Chewbacca Sitting Courtside At Game 3

One year ago   |   By NESN

Everyone who watched Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics on Saturday night saw a familiar face from a galaxy far, far away sitting courtside.
As part of Disney's cross-promotional marketing for the upcoming film “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” Chewbacca was seen sitting courtside at Quicken Loans Arena to watch the Cavs earn a 116-86 win .
NBA Wookie of the Year pic.twitter.com/Utf27jfwVU
- ESPN May 20, 2018
But while the wookie might be familiar to most people, one of the Cavs' veterans has no idea who the co-pilot of the Millenium Falcon...
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Nick Young pays tribute to Gilbert Arenas with Hibachi-themed sneakers

One year ago   |   By Yardbarke

Warriors guard Nick “Swaggy P” Young showed some love for a former teammate in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Sunday night.Young rocked a pair of Adidas Benihanas, the same shoes that Gilbert Arenas once wore. Check out how “Hibachi” is prominently displayed on the front of the sneakers. Arenas is probably thrilled that his former teammate paid tribute to him, even with him having called it quits on the NBA roughly five years ago. He clearly left a mark on Young, who hasn't forgotten him.
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Semi Ojeleye Reveals LeBron James Asked If He Fouled Him During 2nd-Quarter Play

One year ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Boston Celtics forward Semi Ojeleye offered some more insight on an exchange cameras captured between Ojeleye and Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...
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Brad Stevens Hints At Lineup Change After Celtics' Game 3 Blowout Loss

One year ago   |   By NESN

Brad Stevens never has shied away from mixing and matching with his starting lineup, so don't think the Boston Celtics head coach will hesitate to make changes under the bright lights.
The Celtics were knocked down a peg Saturday night in their 30-point loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. Given how poorly Boston played in the lopsided defeat, Stevens hinted there could be some lineup tweaks coming in Monday night's Game 4.
“Right now, with the way they're playing, we're going to need some other guys to be ready to go come Monday,” Stevens said after...
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Jaylen Brown Plans To Use ‘Embarrassing' Game 3 As ‘Fuel' For Game 4

One year ago   |   By NESN

Jaylen Brown was the Boston Celtics' best player during the first two games of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Brown averaged 23 points per game during both contests in Boston, but Saturday's Game 3 was a different story. The second-year forward scored just 10 points on 3-for-8 shooting during the Cavs' 116-86 win .
The 21-year-old wasn't aggressive early in Game 3 at Quicken Loans Arena, going 0-for-2 with two turnovers during the first quarter that the Cavs won 32-17.
The budding star isn't going to hang his head at his subpar performance, though. Brown...
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Marcus Morris Offers Blunt Self-Assessment Of Game 3 Defense On LeBron James

One year ago   |   By NESN

Marcus Morris boasted about his ability to defend LeBron James heading into the Eastern Conference finals. While the Boston Celtics forward did a good job on King James in the first two games of the series, the same can't be said for Saturday's Game 3.
Morris proved to be no match for James, who put up 27 points and dished out 12 assists in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 116-86 win over the Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena. During Sunday's shootaround in Cleveland, Morris owned up to his ineffectiveness against James in Game 3.
“I did a s-t job defensively against LeBron,” Morris said, per ESPN's...
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Marcus Morris, Celtics own poor Game 3 vs. LeBron James' Cavs, guarantee change in intensity in Game 4

One year ago   |   By CBSSports

Boston is regrouping after an out-of-character effort
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Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 3 of West finals

Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 3 of West finals

One year ago   |   By Sporting News

Follow along here for the latest updates and highlights from Game 3 of the Western Conference finals between the Warriors and Rockets.
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Marcus Morris, Jaylen Brown Talk Game 3 Woes, Ready to 'Fight' in Game 4 vs Cavs

One year ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Boston Celtics forwards Marcus Morris and Jaylen Brown don't expect their team to repeat its disappointing Game 3 performance when the Eastern Conference Finals resume Monday...
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