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NBA playoffs: Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 2

The Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the Boston Celtics, 130-86, in Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals on Friday, May 19, 2017, at TD Garden. Cleveland leads the best-of-seven series, 2-0. The winner of theseries advances to the NBA Finals to face either the Golden State Warriors or the San Antonio Spurs.

Cleveland Cavaliers players celebrate their lead over the
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Cleveland Cavaliers players celebrate their lead over the Boston Celtics during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, left, muscles his
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, left, muscles his way to the basket as Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley, right, tries to defend during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, left, drives into
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, left, drives into the defense of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert (4) during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) falls with
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Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) falls with Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love follows through on
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love follows through on a slam-dunk against the Boston Celtics during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Players on the Cleveland Cavaliers bench react after
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Players on the Cleveland Cavaliers bench react after their team scored a three-point basket against the Boston Celtics during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives between
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives between Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) and guard Isaiah Thomas (4) during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James walks upcourt during
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James walks upcourt during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) dribbles away
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Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) dribbles away from Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James trades high-fives with
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James trades high-fives with teammates Iman Shumpert, left, and Deron Williams, right, during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots
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Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball in the first half against the Boston Celtics during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics shoots
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Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball againts Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first half during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) fights for
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Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) fights for the ball between Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, left, and guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during first half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics center Al Horford, left, and Cleveland
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Boston Celtics center Al Horford, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson (13) fight for the ball during first half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Al Horford #42 of the Boston Celtics shoots
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Al Horford #42 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball againts Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first half during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics reacts
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Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics reacts to a call in the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens reacts to
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Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens reacts to a play during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston. Sitting behind Stevens is New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski.

Teammates cheer after Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyle Korver
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Teammates cheer after Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyle Korver (26) sank a three-point basket during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics reacts
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Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics reacts to a call in the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics center Al Horford, left, and forward
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Boston Celtics center Al Horford, left, and forward Jae Crowder (99) defend against Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, right, during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics shoots
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Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball against Tristan Thompson #13 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first half during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) and Cleveland
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Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) and Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson (13) fight for a rebound over Celtics guard Avery Bradley, center, during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) and center
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Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) and center Al Horford, right, defend against Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, center, during first half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) drives between
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Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) drives between Cleveland Cavaliers guards Kyle Korver, left, and Iman Shumpert, right, during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics shoots
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Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball againts Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first half during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James signals as he
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James signals as he runs upcourt during first half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics dribbles
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Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics dribbles the ball against Tristan Thompson #13 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first half during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles
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LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball in the first half against the Boston Celtics during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics dribbles
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Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics dribbles the ball in the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics attempts
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Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics attempts to handle the ball in the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, blocks a
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, blocks a shot by Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley during first half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) tries to
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) tries to move the ball in front of Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives against
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives against Boston Celtics forward Gerald Green (30) hanging on during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots over
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots over Boston Celtics forward Gerald Green (30) during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas is introduced before
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas is introduced before Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on
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LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on prior to Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James warms up before
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James warms up before Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers warms
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LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers warms up prior to Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is introduced before
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is introduced before Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers warms
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LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers warms up prior to Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

An exterior view of TD Garden prior to
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An exterior view of TD Garden prior to Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) defends against
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Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) defends against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, right, during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston.

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics looks
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Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics looks on prior to Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers at TD Garden on May 19, 2017 in Boston.

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