Adam London

Cavs' Tyronn Lue Ironically Accuses Celtics Of ‘Gooning Up' Game 2

4 days ago   |   By NESN

Tyronn Lue might need to take a look at his own team before taking shots at the opponent.
After Lue's Cleveland Cavaliers fell to the Boston Celtics in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday at TD Garden, the Cavs coach accused the Celtics of “ gooning the game up ,” per the Boston Herald's Mark Murphy.
There's no doubt the first two games of the series have been chippy, but painting the C's as “goons” seems a bit ironic. Sure, Marcus Morris didn't hesitate to scream in Tristan Thompson's face after an and-1 basket in the third quarter Tuesday, but it was Cleveland's J.R. Smith...
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Brayden Point: Hopefully we can get some momentum from this

Brayden Point: Hopefully we can get some momentum from this

4 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Brayden Point doesn't want to make too much out of winning one game in the Eastern Conference Final but he hopes the victory can help the Bolts build some momentum heading into Game 4.
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Twitter brilliantly meme-ifies Celtics' Morris screaming at Tristan Thompson

4 days ago   |   By TheScore

The Boston Celtics showed tremendous courage and resilience in taking an improbable 2-0 series lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday. Short of Marcus Smart , nobody embodied the Celtics' fighting spirit more than forward Marcus Morris , who unleashed a primal scream in the face of Tristan Thompson in the third quarter. Twitter instantly turned Morris' scream into a sensational meme.
THE LOVE OF ONE WOMAN SHOULD BE ENOUGH pic.twitter.com/x5cSTmVrl4 - Pete Blackburn May 16, 2018
“She was nine months pregnant man!!” pic.twitter.com/4OHwlHsj88 - Seerat Sohi May 16, 2018
IT'S NOT YANNY...
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Cavaliers start hot, Celtics close out strong in Game 2: 3 takeaways

4 days ago   |   By FanSided

The Cavaliers came out with intensity in Game 2, but the Celtics never stopped fighting to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. After getting stomped by the Celtics in Game 1 and ran out of the gym, the Cavaliers looked absolutely locked in from the get-go. Tyronn Lue made the adjustment of going...
Cavaliers start hot, Celtics close out strong in Game 2: 3 takeaways - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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Celtics rout Cavaliers: Top five moments from Boston's Game 2 win

Celtics rout Cavaliers: Top five moments from Boston's Game 2 win

4 days ago   |   By USA Today

The Celtics did what they needed to do, winning Games 1 and 2 of the Eastern Conference finals at home. But these two games were more than just wins.
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Tyronn Lue Says Celtics Are 'Gooning the Game Up' After Game 2 Loss

4 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Cleveland Cavaliers are down 0-2 in the Eastern Conference Finals, and head coach Tyronn Lue believes it's because the Boston Celtics have been more physical...
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Celtics withstand big game from LeBron James to take 2-0 lead over Cavaliers

Celtics withstand big game from LeBron James to take 2-0 lead over Cavaliers

4 days ago   |   By USA Today

Despite a 42-point, triple-double night from LeBron James, the Cavaliers find themselves in a 2-0 deficit to the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals.
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Watch Brad Stevens' Chilling Pregame Speech Before Celtics' Game 2 Win Vs. Cavs

4 days ago   |   By NESN

Brad Stevens has pulled all the right strings for the Boston Celtics during their postseason run, and we got a glimpse into his lockerroom magic Tuesday night.
Prior to the Celtics' 107-94 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals at TD Garden, Stevens gave a brilliant pregame speech that will make anyone want to run through a wall. But in the most Brad Stevens way possible.
Take a listen:
"Champions do ordinary things better than everybody else does em."
Brad Stevens WIRED for the celtics in Game 2 on ESPNNBA CUsRise NBAPlayoffs...
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WATCH: Tempers flare between Celtics-Cavaliers after dirty J.R. Smith foul

4 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

With his Cleveland Cavaliers visibly frustrated late in Tuesday night's Eastern Conference Finals series against the Boston Celtics, the always enigmatic J.R. Smith might have committed the dirtiest foul of the playoffs.It came in the key with Smith going up against Celtics big man Al Horford. The Cavs' veteran pushed Horford in the back mid-air, leaving him vulnerable to a serious injury as Horford hit the hardwood.Almost immediately, Celtics guard Marcus Smart came to Horford's defense. Ultimately, both Smart and Smith were given technicals with the latter also assessed a Flagrant 1...
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Twitter buries Cavs after falling into 0-2 hole against Celtics

4 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Boston Celtics used a strong third quarter, outscoring the Cleveland Cavaliers by 14 points, to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals Tuesday night. In the end, the Celtics ran away with the game, winning 107-94.Guard Terry Rozier was tremendous for the home team, as was Jaylen Brown. LeBron James came out with an incredible first quarter, scoring 21 of his team's 27 points to spark an early lead for the Cavs. He cooled off in the second quarter, however, and a blow to the jaw which took him out of the game for a short while seemed to really put a damper on his game and...
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Cavaliers lose composure, Game 2 to Celtics: 107-94

4 days ago   |   By Cleveland

LeBron James had another 40-point triple double, but the Cavs lost again in the Eastern Conference finals.
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NBA playoffs wrap: Celtics pull away for win over Cavaliers, take 2-0 series

NBA playoffs wrap: Celtics pull away for win over Cavaliers, take 2-0 series

4 days ago   |   By Sporting News

Six different Celtics players scored in double-digits as they topped Cleveland 107-94 Tuesday night.
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Celtics Wrap: Jaylen Brown Leads C's To Game 2 Win, 2-0 Series Lead Vs. Cavs

Celtics Wrap: Jaylen Brown Leads C's To Game 2 Win, 2-0 Series Lead Vs. Cavs

4 days ago   |   By NESN

BOSTON - A fourth straight NBA Finals matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors doesn't look like a safe bet anymore.
The Celtics took a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals with a 107-94 win over the Cavs on Tuesday night at TD Garden.
The C's trailed by as many as 11 points in the first half, but a strong second half in which they outscored Cleveland 59-39 paced them to victory.
James scored 21 points in the first quarter and finished with a game-high 42, but it wasn't enough to beat a balanced scoring output from the Celtics.
Jaylen Brown led Boston with 23...
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Cavaliers' J.R. Smith Commits Flagrant 1 Foul on Al Horford Late In Fourth Quarter

4 days ago   |   By NESN

J.R. Smith made a bushleague play late in the fourth quarter with his team trailing.
Al Horford was airborne reaching for a lob pass from Marcus Smart in Game 2 when the Cleveland Cavaliers small forward pushed the Boston Celtics' center out of the air and sent him sliding past the floor seats.
The play caused a scuffle between the two teams, with Smart getting in the face of Smith before the officials broke them apart.
Smith was assessed a flagrant 1 foul, resulting in Horford making both free throws.
You can watch the play here.
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Watch: Celtics fans chant 'F-- you J.R.' after cheap shot against Al Horford

4 days ago   |   By TheScore

Jr Smith shoves Al Horford in the air, Marcus Smart ain't havin' it pic.twitter.com/WBHEgqATjj - Born Salty May 16, 2018
Boston Celtics fans were rightfully furious with Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard J.R. Smith after he gave a dirty foul by pushing Al Horford in the back while he was airborne. Smith received a flagrant-1 on the play and an additional technical foul after being confronted by Marcus Smart. He was also treated to an obscene chant from Celtics fans.
"Fuck you, JR" chant in the Garden pic.twitter.com/3tX8Ihb0u7 - gifdsports May 16, 2018
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Celtics overcome LeBron's 42-point triple-double, take 2-0 lead over Cavs

4 days ago   |   By TheScore

This time, the Cleveland Cavaliers may really be in trouble. The Boston Celtics rode a hot third quarter Tuesday on the way to a 107-94 win over the Cavs in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals. Boston now leads 2-0, with the series shifting to Cleveland for Games 3 and 4. LeBron James scored 42 points, adding 12 assists and 10 rebounds in a losing cause. This is the first time he has trailed an Eastern Conference playoff series 0-2 since 2008, when his Cavs ultimately lost to the Celtics in seven. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain...
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Celtics take 2-0 lead over LeBron, Cavaliers in East final

4 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

The Boston Celtics defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 107-94 Tuesday night to take a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference final.
More to come...
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Watch: JR Smith called for flagrant foul after dirty play

4 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

JR Smith was called for a flagrant foul during the fourth quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday after committing a dirty play.The Boston Celtics were lobbing the ball to Al Horford under the basket, who was not facing any defenders. Smith didn't want to allow him an easy basket and decided to push Horford from behind, sending the Celtics big man to the ground. Horford's teammate Marcus Smart immediately ran over to stand up for his teammate and got into it with Smith.Both Smart and Smith were called for technical fouls, while Smith also was called for a flagrant 1 foul.
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Watch Jaylen Brown Finish Sequence With One-Handed Dunk Vs. Cavaliers In Game 2

Watch Jaylen Brown Finish Sequence With One-Handed Dunk Vs. Cavaliers In Game 2

4 days ago   |   By NESN

The Boston Celtics know how to put on a show.
The C's were fighting back from a seven-point deficit against the Cleveland Cavaliers and brought the TD Garden to their feet with one play Tuesday night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final.
Al Horford found Jaylen Brown under the hoop, fed him the pass and Brown finished off the sequence with a nice one-handed dunk.
Have a look:
Al Jaylen pic.twitter.com/1myCLkAvbj
- Boston Celtics May 16, 2018
Perfectly executed.
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Watch Terry Rozier Make One-Handed Dunk For Celtics Vs. Cavaliers In Game 2

Watch Terry Rozier Make One-Handed Dunk For Celtics Vs. Cavaliers In Game 2

4 days ago   |   By NESN

Terry Rozier helped widen the Boston Celtics' lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers with one amazing play on the court.
With Boston up by one and the ball in Cleveland's possession, the point guard was in perfect position to snag the rebound, run down the court and bring it home with a beautiful one-handed dunk that brought the TD Garden to its feet.
Take a look at the play:
SCARY TERRY pic.twitter.com/0Wtfbq4Ksl
- Boston Celtics May 16, 2018
Rozier clearly isn't scared of the potential chasedown block from LeBron James.
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