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Celtics lose to Cleveland again, now in 3-0 playoff hole

LeBron scores 31, Cavaliers win 103-95
04/24/2015 12:16 AM EDT
BOSTON -- LeBron James scored 31 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved one win away from a sweep in their first playoff series in five years with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. 
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Cavaliers hold off Celtics 99-91 in Game 2 of playoff series
04/22/2015 01:09 AM EDT - CLEVELAND -- LeBron James scored 30 points, Kyrie Irving added 26 and the Cleveland Cavaliers finally shook off Boston in the fourth quarter, beating the Celtics 99-91 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their opening-round series. Full Story

Crowder's shot lifts Celtics over Raptors, secures No. 7 seed
04/14/2015 11:19 PM EDT - BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics knew they were in the playoffs. Now they can start thinking about a matchup with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Full Story

Celtics close in on playoffs, rout Cavaliers
04/12/2015 11:12 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Celtics coach Brad Stevens didn't get carried away by Boston's rout of a Cleveland team that bore little resemblance to the real Cavaliers. Full Story

Marcus Smart leads Celtics past Cavaliers 99-90
04/10/2015 11:30 PM EDT - CLEVELAND -- Marcus Smart scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics maintained their grip on a playoff spot by holding off the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers 99-90 on Friday night. Full Story

Thomas, Celtics eliminate Pistons from playoff race
04/08/2015 11:49 PM EDT - AUBURN HILLS, MICH. -- Isiah Thomas had more than a few great games during the Pistons-Celtics rivalry of the 1980s and 1990s. Wednesday, his namesake had his turn. Full Story

Celtics win at buzzer in OT to move back into 8th in East
04/04/2015 11:23 PM EDT - TORONTO >> Marcus Smart hit a buzzer-beating layup in overtime and the Boston Celtics beat the Toronto Raptors 117-116 on Saturday night. Full Story

Bucks hurt Celtics' playoff chances with 110-101 win
04/03/2015 10:45 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Ersan Ilyasova led Milwaukee's third-quarter surge from a halftime deficit with 11 points and the Milwaukee Bucks hurt the Boston Celtics' playoff chances with a 110-101 win Friday night. Full Story

Olynyk overcomes eye injury, leads Celtics past Pacers
04/01/2015 10:58 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Kelly Olynyk scored 19 points after nearly missing the game with an eye injury sustained hours before tip-off, and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 100-87 Wednesday night in a matchup of Eastern Conference playoff hopefuls. Full Story

Clippers too much for Celtics; Boston falls to ninth
03/29/2015 11:27 PM EDT - BOSTON >> The Los Angeles Clippers have responded quite nicely to a pair of disappointing losses to Western Conference contenders. Full Story

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Firefighters too big, but girl just right to rescue kitten

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Firefighters were too big to rescue a kitten from a storm drain in south-central Pennsylvania, but a 6-year-old girl's size proved to be just right. Full Story
Son of 'Barney' co-creator pleads no contest in shooting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The son of a co-creator of the children's show "Barney and Friends" has pleaded no contest to shooting and wounding his Malibu neighbor. Full Story
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Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks.