LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cavaliers took command of the Eastern Conference finals even without injured star Kyrie Irving, beating the Atlanta Hawks 94-82 on Friday night for a 2-0 lead with the series heading to Ohio.
Updates from the first week of training camp for the league's 12 teams.
James Harden had Game 2 on his fingertips — and then he didn’t.
LeBron James scored 31 points, while J.R. Smith made eight three-pointers and added 28 to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.
Seahawks owner Paul Allen’s private company, which oversees events, operations and parking at CenturyLink, signs letter raising concerns over proposed arena for NBA and NHL in Sodo. The Washington State Public Stadium Authority also signed the letter.
Stephen Curry scores 34 points, and the Warriors rally from 16 points down in second quarter for 110-106 victory over the Rockets, who get 28 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists and four steals from James Harden.
Cavaliers guard won’t let sore foot keep him out of Eastern Conference finals
The Houston Rockets are heading to the Western Conference finals for the first time in 18 years after overcoming a 3-1 series deficit to eliminate the Los Angeles Clippers.
As they prepare to meet the Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference finals Wedessday night, the Cavaliers are hurting.