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Bradley defines with triple triumph of Celtics that shorten disadvantage

Bradley defines with triple triumph of Celtics that shorten disadvantage
Guard Avery Bradley hit a 3-pointer with less than a second left in regulation and the visiting Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-111 and narrowed the deficit in the final series of the Eastern Conference.
The Celtics ‘victory puts the series 1-2 in the Cavaliers’ favor, but the Boston team was able to lessen the deficit.
The result also ends a Cavaliers’ 13-game winning streak in postseason games.
Both teams must meet in the fourth game of the series, which will take place on Tuesday again at the Cavaliers field.
Bradley finished with 20 points, while point guard Marcus Smart had 27 points and Dominican center Al Horord added 16 points.
Horford played 36 minutes, hitting 7 of 18 shots from the field, including 2 of 6 triples, had two rebounds and delivered six assists.
The Cavaliers had point guard Kyrie Irving as the best scorer, with 29 points in 40 minutes of action.
Power forward Kevin Love added a double-double of 28 points and 10 rebounds and center Tristan Thompson added another 18 points and 14 rebounds.
While forward LeBron James contributed 11 points in 45 minutes of play and the Cavaliers saw their mark drop to 10-1 in postseason games with their first loss since Game 4 of the Finals last year.
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