"Our confidence level is very high", said Morris, who recorded the first postseason double-double of his career.
Despite being a younger and more inexperienced team than the other conference finalists, Boston have now outscored their opponents by 89 points in those eight games, with an average of more than 11 points per game. Al Horford is the lynchpin of the operation with his ability to guard one through five, giving Boston a unique advantage.
3-point shooting - LeBron's woes aside, the entire Cavaliers lineup struggled hugely from long range in the opening game of the series, while the Celtics were reasonable.
But James came out like a man on a mission in Game 6, putting up a line of 45 points, 15 rebounds and five assists in the Heat's win. Bet the Boston Celtics -1.0 over the Cavaliers in game 2. "So, that's good, you know?"
Stan Lee sues ex-partners for 1 billion dollars
However, the document that ultimately was signed granted an exclusive right, against Lee's wishes, according to the suit. Lee is seeking an injunction declaring the agreement invalid and unenforceable and damages in excess of $1 billion.
US Market Indexes Close Lower on Tuesday
The S&P 500 posted 10 new 52-week highs and seven new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 82 new highs and 51 new lows. Mortgage rates , which have been rising this year, tend to track the movement in the 10-year Treasury yield.
In the post-game press conference, a reporter asked James about a fourth-quarter run the Celtics made and he responded by detailing each play during that stretch in ideal detail that revealed his photographic memory. He dominated in Cleveland's Game 2 win, dropping 46 points on 17-for-24 shooting. Realistically, keeping LeBron below 30 points and ten assists would be considered a win, so to keep him to 31.3% shooting and a almost identical assist to turnover ratio while dropping 21 efficient points of his own was an unbelievable effort.
The Boston defense held the Cavaliers to just 36 percent shooting in Game 1.
There's certainly a concern that James could stifle Simmons' development, but then again, the latter could just use this opportunity to learn from one of the best to ever play the game.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens called Thompson "a tough player to guard", and "a great fit for that team".
"What happened? The first possession, we ran them down all the way to two on the shot clock, Marcus Morris missed the jump shot, followed it up, they got a dunk", he said, per USA Today.
In order to slow Horford, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is contemplating starting Tristan Thompson for Game 2 on Tuesday night. The former UCLA standout did not mince words when giving his assessment, referring to Cleveland's defensive effort as "soft". The Cavs couldn't shoot, but they also couldn't stop Boston. They haven't been favored in any playoff series they've been in this year. He was disappointing in the earlier rounds because they lost his offense, but the Celtics can not be sacrificing that while trying to account for James. "On the pick and rolls, they were able to get downhill a lot, so we've got to clean that up". The biggest thing to mention about their defense was illustrated very well in Game 1 yesterday.
Senate race this year could nonetheless play a key role in determining whether Republicans hang onto control of the chamber. Within the southwest nook of the state, the brand new 14th District gives an opportunity at redemption for state Rep.
They will be pulling the couple's carriage of choice an Ascot Landau along with another four horses during the procession. In a statement put out by Kensington Palace, Curry said: "The love that has brought and will bind Prince Harry and Ms.
After the study wrapped up, the twins were preserved by Robert Utne and taxidermist Jessica Brooks to create a realistic display. They're more commonly seen in domestic animals - especially in cows and cows - but much less prevalent in wildlife.
Less than two minutes after Kucherov's goal, Tampa Bay made it 3-0 when defenseman Victor Hedman scored off a wrist shot. Coach Barry Trotz said Backstrom was a game-time decision before each of the games in the conference final.
Tensions are still running high and more violence is expected today on the final day of the Palestinian protest campaign. Numerous injured Palestinians were young men who were hit by live ammunition, according to British-Palestinian Dr.
The school said the animals were provided by a facility that's licensed by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. A Miami high school is feeling heat from both students and parents for a jungle-themed prom that featured live, caged animals.
Markey introduced the legislation to use CRA authority to undo the FCC's vote to repeal the net neutrality regulations. Without congressional action to overturn the FCC's decision, the old net neutrality rules expire June 11 .
The lawsuit argues that the law violates the Iowa Constitution by banning almost all abortions and putting women's health at risk. The groups claim that the law is a direct violation of the Supreme Court's decision upholding abortion rights in Roe v.
Marchessault nets twice as Knights pull even
They used a tough defense and some timely offense to walk away with the win and have now tied up this series at 1-1. Truth be told, the final 40 minutes from Vegas looked as though it was pulled right from the Nashville playbook.
European court fined Russian Federation for Navalny
Navalny had previously been detained in January after joining a rally calling for a boycott of the presidential election. Judge Dmitry Gordeyev of Moscow's Tverskoi district court found Navalny guilty of arranging the "unauthorised protests".
Husker hoops to play Seton Hall in Gavitt Games
The Illini are 1-1 in the Gavitt Tipoff Games, losing during the inaugural year at Providence and beating DePaul last season. Each BIG EAST team will participate a minimum of six times, while Big Ten programs will take part a minimum of four times.
Missing Commonwealth Games athletes 'already have visas'
The 11 athletes who come from Cameroon are consulting with Refugee Advice and Casework Service in the Sydney suburb of Randwick. But the head of a service that helps refugees migrate to Australia says some of the athletes have already got bridging visas.
1 person killed in explosion at CA medical facility
I saw two women come out full of blood, hair singed, just glass stuck to the hair, glass stuck to their bodies". A fire that broke out in the building, which was under construction, was put out by crews, NBC reported.
Keith Richards: 'America has to get rid of Trump!'
Stop it. " I got out my trusty blade , stuck it in the table and said: 'You have to get rid of this man, '" Richards recounted. Words were exchanged, the upshot of which, recalls Cohl, "I'm trying to throw Donald Trump out of his own building".
Pep Guardiola tells Manchester City to savour success
This is a group of players that is still improving and will be hitting the peak years of their career over the next half-a-decade. Defender Kyle Walker is joined by midfielders Raheem Sterling, Kevin de Bruyne , David Silva and Leroy Sane.