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Boston Celtics halfway to NBA finals despite LeBron James's 42-point burst

Celtics lead 2-0 in best-of-seven-games Eastern Conference finalsBoston’s Jaylen Brown scored 23 points as Terry Rozier added 15The Celtics punched the Cavaliers first and never looked back in rolling to a Game 1 rout. LeBron James took a literal shot to the jaw in Game 2 but kept right on scoring. So did the Celtics.Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Boston withstood a 42-point night by James to beat Cleveland 107-94 on Tuesday and take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. Terry Rozier added 18 points, while Al...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Wednesday, 16 May