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Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA finals

By Vindy Staff

Originally published May 27, 2018 at 10:46 p.m., updated May 27, 2018 at 10:46 p.m.

The Cleveland Cavaliers are heading to the NBA finals for the third straight season after defeating the Boston Celtics, 87-79, in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

The Cavs rallied from starting the series 0-2. LeBron James was an assist shy of a triple double with 35 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists.