NBA Play Off Round Up: Boston Celtics Hold Off Milwaukee Bucks, Indiana Pacers Stun Cleveland Cavaliers (Highlights)
Indiana Pacers 98-90 Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron James’ 21-game winning streak in the first round of the NBA Playoffs is over. Led by Victor Oladipo’s 32 points and four steals, the Indiana Pacers stormed into Quicken Loans Arena and stunned the Cavaliers, 98-80, in Game 1.
This will be the first time James has lost a first-round game since 2012. Game 2 is Wednesday.
The Pacers completely outplayed the three-time defending conference champions, whose turbulent regular season has carried over into the playoffs.
Victor Oladipo scores 32 points, with 6 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 steals. Myles Turner adds 16 points and 8 rebounds, and Bojan Bogdanovic had 15.
LeBron James had 24 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds for Cleveland. J.R. Smith had 15 points and Kevin Love 17 rebounds.
The Pacers made 11-of-28 3-pointers, while the Cavs made just 8-of-34.
Game 2 is Wednesday at 7 p.m.
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Milwaukee Bucks 107-113 Boston Celtics
Al Horford had 24 points and 12 rebounds and Boston defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 113-107 in overtime Sunday to open the playoffs.
Terry Rozier added 23 points, four rebounds and three assists, Jaylen Brown finished with 20 points. Rookie Jayson Tatum added 19 points and 10 rebounds.
Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks with 35 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists, Middleton had 31 points, eight rebounds, and six assists.
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