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LeBron James scored 27 points Thursday and helped the Cleveland Cavaliers blow the game open early en route to a 105-85 victory over Atlanta. The Cavaliers remained unbeaten in the playoffs, boosting their lead over Atlanta in the Eastern Conference semifinals to 2-0 after having swept Detroit in the first round. Atlanta suffered greatly from the absence of center Al Horford, who missed the game with a sore right ankle.
A 27-point performance by LeBron James Friday brought Cleveland a 102-92 win over Philadelphia that clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Cavaliers will have home-court advantage throughout the conference playoffs.
LeBron James poured in 52 points and recorded a triple-double Wednesday, allowing Cleveland to fight off New York 107-102. Two nights after the Knicks surrendered a Madison Square Garden-record 61 points to Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, James produced his season-high total. He also had 11 assists
LeBron James keyed a run late in the first period Wednesday that sent Cleveland coasting past Charlotte 111-81. The Cavaliers remained perfect in their 18 home games this season. Cleveland had a 15-11 advantage with 3 minutes to play in the opening quarter and finished off the period on a 14-1 surge.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Wally Szczerbiak is expected to be out of action for about a week because of right knee contusions. Szczerbiak had an MRI exam, which confirmed the contusions, at the Cleveland Clinic Friday. In 28 games this season, Szczerbiak is averaging 6.6 points and 2.6 rebounds.
LeBron James shot 70 percent from the floor and scored 32 points Wednesday, sending Cleveland sailing past Minnesota 93-70. James turned in such an outstanding performance, he received a standing ovation from a majority of the Minnesota fans when he left the game with 3:20 to play in the fourth period. The Cavaliers bounced back from a Sunday loss to Atlanta that ended their 11-game winning streak.
LeBron James led seven Cleveland players in double figures with 26 points Tuesday and the Cavaliers blasted the New York Knicks, 119-101. Delonte West added 16 points and Wally Szczerbiak 15 for the Cavaliers, who have won 10 of their last 11 games.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boston Celtics forward Wally Szczerbiak will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee next week and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. A six-year NBA veteran, Szczerbiak has been bothered by pain and swelling in his knee for the past several months.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Houston's Yao Ming scored 30 points and hauled down 13 rebounds to help the Rockets overcome the absence of Tracy McGrady and defeat the Timberwolves 93-87 in National Basketball Association play in Minneapolis on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Minnesota Timberwolves sent Wally Szczerbiak to the Boston Celtics for guard Ricky Davis on Thursday as part of a seven-player deal designed to shake up the underperforming teams.