The Cavs are back
BOSTON — You had your chance, Eastern Conference. The Cavaliers were there – right freaking there – for the taking. LeBron was all but gone, Isaiah was awful and the locker room was as friendly as a Real World house after an all-night bender.
You had your chance – and now it’s gone. Cleveland’s 121-99 thumping of Boston on Sunday was a loud-and-clear message to the conference’s would-be champions: The Cavaliers are back.