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Kyle Korver leaves little on table as key 'other Cav'

Espn Boston - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:10
Kyle Korver was the surprise star of Game 4 for the Cavs, scoring 14 points off the bench and blocking a game-high three shots. But a third-quarter play in which he dove onto the floor for a loose ball was the key moment for the 37-year-old.
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Boston Celtics vow to 'get up off mat, go after it again'

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 23:13
The Celtics won't find watching film of Monday's Game 4 loss very therapeutic, as there were head-slapping miscues in the first half and numerous missed chances to pull close in the fourth quarter.
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LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 20:27
LeBron James scored 44 points, surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar atop a postseason list and helped the Cleveland Cavaliers even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 on Monday night with a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics, who are looking forward to...
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Pressure flips back to the Boston Celtics as the Cleveland Cavaliers tie series with Game 4 win

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 19:55
LeBron James' sixth 40-point game of the postseason helped Cleveland hold off Boston's second-half push to tie the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2.
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Rays will try to slow down Red Sox's power

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 19:43
The Tampa Bay Rays get back to having a traditional starting pitcher on the mound, but they'll do so Tuesday night against the best hitting lineup in the majors as the Boston Red Sox come to town.
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Aron Baynes sees Gregg Popovich coaching characteristics in Brad Stevens

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:12
Boston Celtics center Aron Baynes has likened coach Brad Stevens to San Antonio Spurs boss Gregg Popovich, saying the duo share a key characteristic needed in Playoff basketball: composure.
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Overwatch League power rankings - Shuffling the deck in the new meta

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:43
With the new meta in play, teams worked hard to figure it out. Some were more successful than others.
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James dominates Celtics as Cavs draw level

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:13
LeBron James scored 44 points in game four of the NBA eastern conference finals to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 win over the Boston Celtics.
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Zach Lowe on Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics - NBA playoffs

Espn Boston - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 03:49
Here are the key matchups, adjustments and plays that will shape the action as Boston-Cleveland hits a momentous Game 4.
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TAB betting blog ESPN AFL Hawthorn loss stings punter

Espn Boston - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 16:57
One punter was left cursing Hawthorn after the Hawks put up a shocker against the Brisbane Lions. Here's some of the best, and worst, bets of the weekend.
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Cavs need James' defense versus Celtics

Espn Boston - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 16:48
LeBron James has been Mr. Everything for the Cleveland Cavaliers for much of the 2018 postseason.
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Real or not? J.D. Martinez, Mookie Betts outslugging Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton

Espn Boston - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 16:08
We all expected an American League East power duo to strike fear in the hearts of opposing pitchers, but not necessarily J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts.
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Embarrassed Boston Celtics vow better effort in Game 4

Espn Boston - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 14:07
Celtics players were disappointed with their effort in Game 3 against the Cavaliers but were adamant on Sunday that they expect a much better effort Monday night in Game 4.
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Martinez's 2 vastly different HRs lead Red Sox past O's 5-0

Espn Boston - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 13:52
J.D. Martinez hit two vastly different drives for his first multihomer game with Boston, powering Eduardo Rodriguez and the Red Sox to a 5-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
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Cleveland Cavaliers say limiting Boston Celtics' Al Horford helped spur Game 3

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 23:32
The Cavs credited their tough defense against Al Horford and the Celtics as one of the keys in their Game 3 win Saturday.
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Terry Rozier says Boston Celtics 'needed to get our butts whooped'

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:12
After a 116-86 drubbing at the hands of the Cavaliers trimmed the Celtics' series lead to 2-1, guard Terry Rozier said he believes his team got a much-needed wake-up call. "We needed to get our butts whooped," Rozier said.
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Tigers hopes to take Mariners' LeBancc for ride

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 21:45
Inspiration sometimes comes from the strangest places. And when you least expect it.
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Red Sox's Rodriguez aims to beat former team Orioles

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 20:43
On July 31, 2014, the Boston Red Sox traded Andrew Miller to the Baltimore Orioles for young left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez.
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LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 20:07
LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-86 victory in Game 3 over the Boston Celtics on...
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Betts, Benintendi power Red Sox past Orioles 6-3

Espn Boston - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 19:23
Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi hit consecutive home runs in the fifth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Saturday night.
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