The 2018 Eastern Conference Finals on ESPN averaged 8,449,000 viewers, up 34 percent from last year's Eastern Conference Finals, also a Cleveland vs. Boston series.
"As we talked about all year, tomorrow night is not going to be ideal". The veteran forward responded with 19 points, including the final go-ahead 3-point shot in the fourth quarter of the contest, while providing enough versatility on defense for Cleveland to switch every screen.
The series is the most-watched playoff since 2012, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He played all 48 minutes to lead the Cavs to the victory. He was traded, along with Crowder.
In his third season in the league, Rozier catapulted from a backup point guard to one of the best players on the team during the Celtics' postseason run.
Coming into the clash, Boston was a flawless 10-0 at home in the playoffs this year and had secured three easy wins over the Cavs already.
Given his young age, Tatum grew up idolizing LeBron James. This season, however, it was not just any conference Finals experience, because they truly competed. "I kept faith in them and they did that".
"We just had so many things going with our team", James said.
"These are the best playoffs I've ever seen him play". If the Warriors win, it will be the fourth time they'll face the Cavs in the Finals in as many years.
Meanwhile, the team that came up just short, the Boston Celtics, has plenty to build off of. I thought that would happen in Boston. No matter whether we are picked to win or not, we have a great game plan.
"The postseason has been a lot of fun, from the first game to today".
"There is nobody who will tell you the Cavs should be favored; nobody logically would say the Cavs should win".
And even after the Cavaliers remade their team at the February trade deadline, it didn't look good enough. "But it's been such a insane year".
Paul Pierce was in attendance for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday, but while The Truth helped fire up the TD Garden crowd, he might have made a bad mistake when it mattered most. "It's a two-month marathon".