CLEVELAND -- LeBron James has been Mr. Everything for the Cleveland Cavaliers for much of the 2018 postseason. Yet, coach Tyronn Lue said Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals -- won 116-86 by the Cavs -- was James' best "in a long time." Because James really defended. "As far as
The fourth-seeded Cleveland Cavaliers look to even up the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday night when they host the second-seeded Boston Celtics in Game 4 as solid home favorites at the sportsbooks. The home team is a perfect 3-0 straight up and against the spread so far in the series, winning by
In the first half of Game 3's 30-point defeat, Mark Jackson summed up the series perfectly, “so far, the team that has played the hardest has won every single game.” It's simplistic, and for all the strategic adjustments we talk about, maybe too simplistic, but it's hard to argue so far.