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LeBron Proves, Once Again, That He Refuses to Be Kept Out of the NBA Finals
LeBron James won’t settle for anything less than a shot at a championship. James is headed to his eighth straight Finals—and fourth straight with Cleveland—after the Cavaliers escaped Boston with 87–79 win in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday. James played all 48 minutes in the contest, scoring 35 points while collecting 15 rebounds and dishing out nine assists. Jeff Green aided the Cavs’ effort with 19 points, while Jayson Tatum had 24 in a losing effort for the Celtics.
has been playing on another level during these playoffs, as he's averaging 33.9 ppg this round vs. the . How good has the King been? Even Vegas expects him to outperform himself during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight.
According to ESPN's Doug Kezirian, Vegas has set the over/under for James's point total at 38 points for tonight's game, which is the highest of any NBA player ever.
Highest of any player ever, actually
- Doug Kezirian (@DougESPN)
It's an absurd number, but LeBron has always stepped up when it matters most:
Opinion: LeBron 4 wins away from greatest postseason run in NBA history
LeBron James' single greatest accomplishment would be winning four more games against either Golden State or Houston. Playing in the East has its perks. The Pacers, who took Cleveland to seven games, is like the Celtics: young and inexperienced. The Raptors, as they've done before, imploded against LeBron and the Celtics didn't have Kyrie.The competition out West is tougher. That's been proven by LeBron's 3-5 record in the Finals. But that doesn't diminish the journey or LeBron's greatness.Because of LeBron the journey ends in June at the NBA Finals.
LeBron James now averages 34.1 PPG in elimination games, the most among players who have played in at least 5 such games in NBA history (h/t)
- ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo)
Without, the are going to need another epic performance from LBJ tonight if they want to move onto the . The game tips off in just a few minutes, so I can't wait to see what kind of show he puts on tonight.
5 things the Cavaliers need to do to beat the Warriors .
How can these Cavs regroup and turn this series around? How can these Cavs regroup and turn this series around? Well, it starts at the top, then it starts from within.
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