The Hopkins close to a third consecutive hit in the final series of the playoffs.
Today’s match will be the last in the Eastern conference finals, but Cleveland in their first home game managed to lose a 20-point advantage and gave the “Golden State” the advantage of a few extra days of rest.
“Boston” by a wide margin won the final 18 minutes of the third match. On courage “Celtics” confidently started the game and the fourth – already in the starting 12 minutes the visitors had a double-digit advantage obtained at the expense of effective teamwork.
Moreover, in the second quarter, Boston got 16 points, and the leader of the “Cavaliers” LeBron James for too many personal violations, was forced to sit on the bench.
Who knows what would have become of this game if not for the courage Kyrie Irving – point guard of Cleveland in the third quarter scored 21 points and repeated the club record owned by James. “Cavaliers” a powerful breakthrough eliminated the advantage of “Boston” and created a backlog of several attacks. In the final quarter, the hosts quietly brought the match to its logical conclusion.
The final series of the Eastern conference returns to Boston on may 26, the Celtics will try to reduce backlog in the account.
Cleveland – Boston— 112:99 (19:29, 28:28, 40:23, 25:19), the account in a series 3:1
Cleveland: Irving (42), James (34 + 5 rebounds + 6 front), Love (17 + 17 rebounds + 5 assists).
Boston: Bradley (19), Crowder (18 + 8 rebounds), Horford (16 + 7 assists).
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