BOSTON – The Cleveland Cavaliers are just two wins away from reaching the NBA Finals after manhandling the Boston Celtics 130-86 on Friday to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. The reigning NBA Champions saw their lead grow to as much as 50-points behind a 30 point (12-for-18 shooting) 7 assists, 4 rebounds, 4 steals and 3 blocks performance from Lebron James.
Kyrie Irving added 23 points on 8-of-11 shooting and Kevin Love finishd with 21 points on 7-of-14 shooting and 12 rebounds.
Jaylen Brown finished with 19 points for the Celtics who played the second half without Isaiah Thomas due to a strained right hip.
Game 3 is Sunday night at Quicken Loans Arena.
Written by Andrew Mitchell for Woodlawn Post
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