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BDL's NBA 2015-16 Playoff Previews: Cavaliers vs. Raptors

BDL's NBA 2015-16 Playoff Previews: Cavaliers vs. Raptors

yahoo.com Updated May 16
How They Got Here • Cleveland: By steamrolling the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks in a vulgar display of power that confirmed beyond a shadow of a doubt that the Cavs are the team to beat in the Eastern Conference and introduced the possibility they …
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  • LeBron wants to pulverize rims, and DeMarre Carroll can't stop …

    LeBron wants to pulverize rims, and DeMarre Carroll can't stop him

    yahoo.com May 17 (6 days ago)
    So, if you were wondering whether having eight full days off between sweeping the Atlanta Hawks and opening the Eastern Conference finals against the Toronto Raptors would lead to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers looking rusty rather than rested…
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  • LeBron James Said Who ‘Should Have Been’ Coach Of The Year, And…

    LeBron James Said Who ‘Should Have Been’ Coach Of The Year, And It’s Not Steve Kerr

    dimemag.com May 12
    LeBron James sounds bored as his Cavs wait for the Toronto-Miami series to wrap up. His Cavs dispatched the Atlanta Hawks in four straight games, so that leaves a lot of down time. Since that series ended, LeBron has been holding court on Steph Curry’s …
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  • The Atlanta Hawks? Gone till November.

    The Atlanta Hawks? Gone till November.

    yahoo.com May 11
    For a franchise whose culture tends to run staid, the Atlanta Hawks have had a rather tumultuous 12 months. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] The team entered the 2015 postseason with the best record in the Easter…
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  • Ty Lue's coaching coup: Reminding Kevin Love he's one 'bad MFer…

    Ty Lue's coaching coup: Reminding Kevin Love he's one 'bad MFer'

    yahoo.com May 10
    After two seasons spent fretting over "fit" and weighing concerns about chemistry, the Cleveland Cavaliers are rolling. They've swept into the Eastern Conference finals, making as-quick-as-possible work of the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks…
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  • Al Horford wants to stay but Hawks 'have some big decision…

    Al Horford wants to stay but Hawks 'have some big decisions to make'

    Al Horford wants to stay but Hawks 'have some big decisions to make'
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  • Kevin Love Just Needed To Be Reminded That He’s Still A ‘Bad Mo…

    Kevin Love Just Needed To Be Reminded That He’s Still A ‘Bad Motherf*cker’

    dimemag.com May 9
    Getty Image The Cleveland Cavaliers are clicking at precisely the right time. After completing their sweep of the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday in the Eastern Conference Semifinals, they’re now a perfect 8-0 in the postseason. Their Big 3 are finally starting…
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  • Kevin Love Was More Excited About ‘Game Of Thrones’ Than Beatin…

    Kevin Love Was More Excited About ‘Game Of Thrones’ Than Beating The Hawks

    dimemag.com May 8
    The Cleveland Cavaliers wrapped up their Eastern Conference Semifinals series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday with a 100-99 victory thanks to 27 points from Kevin Love. Love was probably pretty psyched about his eight three-pointers after the game, …
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  • Kris Humphries Came Out Of Nowhere To Deny Richard Jefferson At…

    Kris Humphries Came Out Of Nowhere To Deny Richard Jefferson At The Rim

    dimemag.com May 8
    The Atlanta Hawks are trying to avoid elimination here in Game 4 against the Cavs on Sunday, and that means pulling out all the stops. That includes more playing time for Kris Humphries, who’s played well for Atlanta in his limited time the past couple …
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  • Hawks receiving harsh tutorial on what it takes to contend in E…

    Hawks receiving harsh tutorial on what it takes to contend in East

    ESPN.com May 7
    Hawks receiving harsh tutorial on what it takes to contend in East
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  • Cavaliers mull Hawks' Game 4 options: Hack-a-Tristan, phys…

    Cavaliers mull Hawks' Game 4 options: Hack-a-Tristan, physical play

    ESPN.com May 7
    Cavaliers mull Hawks' Game 4 options: Hack-a-Tristan, physical play
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  • Is LeBron James Right About The Cavaliers Being ‘Destined For G…

    Is LeBron James Right About The Cavaliers Being ‘Destined For Greatness’?

    dimemag.com May 7
    Getty Image The self-proclaimed King of Akron believes his team has what it takes to win a championship. Biased much? But LeBron James, actually, might be onto something. The Cavaliers haven’t lost a postseason game yet and are likely to sweep the Atlan…
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  • Even The Hawks’ Half-Time ‘Sky Squad’ Trampoline Dunkers Failed…

    Even The Hawks’ Half-Time ‘Sky Squad’ Trampoline Dunkers Failed In Game 3

    dimemag.com May 7
    The Hawks lost Game 3 to the Cavs, and now they’re all-but-eliminated. No NBA team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in a best-of-seven playoff series. That doesn’t mean Atlanta won’t become the first ever, just that the possibility they advance bac…
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  • Hawks try everything against Cavaliers but still vanish in four…

    Hawks try everything against Cavaliers but still vanish in fourth quarter again

    ESPN.com May 7
    Hawks try everything against Cavaliers but still vanish in fourth quarter again
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  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks 01:04

    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
    Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
  • Video - Birdmen 01:40

    Birdmen

    Mar 18
    The Unexpected Virtue of Being Ignored
  • Video - Shorthanded Warriors Rout Hawks 01:57

    Shorthanded Warriors Rout Hawks

    Mar 18
    Highlight Of The Night: Playing without Klay Thompson, the Warriors improved to 31-2 at home with a 114-95 victory over the Hawks.
  • Video - Iguodala Slams A One-Hand Dunk 00:36

    Iguodala Slams A One-Hand Dunk

    Mar 18
    Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala led a fast break and dropped a crushing one-handed dunk.