The Cavs, meanwhile, wouldn't be on the cusp of the Finals without Irving.
The win gives Cleveland a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series and leaves them firmly on track for a third consecutive NBA Finals showdown against the Golden State Warriors.
"The importance of a Game 4, especially the way we came out in Game 3, you know, in the back of my mind, I was like, I'm saying to myself, 'They can not tie up this series".
"In the back of my mind, I thought, 'They can't tie up the series,". The 93 points produced together by Irving, James and Love are the most they have amassed as a group and the second highest for a trio in team playoff history.
The visitors opened the game very well, and after 12 minutes they had 10 point lead. The circumstances were different and the primary author of the comeback was Irving instead of James, but Cleveland fighting back from 16 down was in some ways reminiscent of the 26-point halftime deficit the Cavs erased in Game 3 of their first-round series against the Indiana Pacers.
Those missed shots, combined with a Kyrie Irving takeover in the third quarter, would prove to be part of the narrative for Game 4 - missed opportunities - as the Cavs rallied for a 112-99 Game 4 win.
He did just that, finishing with 34 points which included 15 in the fourth quarter. "We needed everything tonight." said Kyrie Irving who scored his career-high in playoffs with 42 points.
"I think he was the difference", Brown said. "The ones we gotta look at are the ones he got at the rim". "We should be a lot better in Game 5". He also sustained a strained left thigh in the third quarter but returned to the game. In the second half, they shot 27 of 38 (71.1 percent) from the field. So they had to kind of reshape, and that's the beauty of having Brad Stevens as your coach. "They were unbelievable. Irving was incredible at the end of the third, and then obviously LeBron had all those baskets in the fourth". We were really good defensively.
"We played as well as we'd played in the entire playoffs in the first half and then for various reasons that didn't happen in the second half". But that's what great teams do. But they deserve credit. "Those two guys were incredible".
Celtics: Thomas spoke to coach Brad Stevens and told him that he has visited one hip specialist and plans to see more before it's decided if he needs surgery.
"The kid is special", James said. Stevens started Kelly Olynyk, who had 15 points. The Celtics lost Game 2 by 44 points, the fourth-largest point differential for a road team in a playoff game. J.R. Smith and his wife, Jewel, brought their daughter home after more than five months in the hospital following her premature birth. She was born almost five months early.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is narrowing the scope of an executive order on so-called sanctuary cities. The city also has $4-5 million left over from previous years' grants that has yet to be spent, she added.
She later changed to a huge, curly black 'do - and wore a black sheer bodysuit and leather jacket for If I Could Turn Back Time . Dion showed she can still slay the theme "My Heart Will Go On" in a performance to honor the anniversary.
However, the Baggies did get a consolation goal at the death, when sub Hal Robson-Kanu turned in a cross from Allan Nyom. The convincing nature of City's performance gave City the latitude to bid Zabaleta a fitting goodbye.
Angel Gomes made Manchester United history on Sunday by becoming the club's youngest player in the Premier League era. Wayne Rooney and Angel Gomes in 2008, left, and in Monday's Premier League clash against Crystal Palace.
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The prolonged indecision comes at a critical time for insurers, who are trying to finalize their proposed premiums for 2018. About 7.1 million of the 12.2 million people who signed up for ACA plans for 2017 were eligible for the extra help.
Arsenal finished the 2016-17 season on a low, finishing outside the top four for the first time in a long time under Wenger. For me, it's the best competition and Liverpool needs to be there consistently, all the time , and I love the perspective.
In response, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced it would add 3,000 more people to its community team to review videos . Leaked Facebook documents reveal the company walks a fine line between free speech and violent or hateful content.
Commissioner Roger Goodell bowed to fan outcry and common sense and loosened the rules on celebrating positive plays. Research suggests the number of games that will go into overtime and end up tied will climb slightly.
Davison did not get in the vehicle today but will be permitted 30 minutes alone on track for a refresher at noon ET Monday. Alonso finished with a four-lap average of 231.300 miles per hour in qualifying Sunday - after making an engine change.
Rubio not optimistic on prospects of Middle East peace
President Trump , Monday, denied reportage that he leaked highly confidential information to Russian Federation in Israel. As things stand now, though, Rubio said he does not believe the conditions for the "sort of peace we all desire" exist.
I never mentioned Israel in meeting with Russians
Trump, during his run for the White House, said he would move the US embassy to Jerusalem , but has since backed off that pledge. The latest controversy stemmed from a dust-up last week between American and Israeli officials planning for Trump's visit.
Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor
The person who described the Comey memo to the AP was not authorized to discuss it by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. Senior Democrats say it is too early to call for impeachment, and that the facts of the case must first be established.
Plans new package of Venezuela sanctions soon
He added: "And we will do whatever is necessary and we will work together to do whatever is necessary to help with fixing that". In February , the United States blacklisted Venezuela n Vice President Tareck El Aissami for alleged links to drug trafficking.
Here Is our First Look at the Next Microsoft Surface Pro
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