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Defense has been a struggle for the Cavs all season long, and their first-round series against the Pacers was no different. In their four-game sweep, the Cavs had one of the worst defensive efficiency ratings of any LeBron James playoff team.

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Love shows off his passing prowess (1:14)
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LeBron's sensational swat from all angles (0:35)

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LeBron James allowed just three points as a half-court defender in the fourth quarter vs. the Pacers on Sunday. The rest of the team gave up 17 points on 70 percent shooting.

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Garcia's RBI double extends White Sox's lead (0:31)
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Smith admits his behind-the-back pass was a mistake (0:16)
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Kyrie says Cavs' win was 'nothing short of special' (0:55)
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Cavaliers hold off Pacers to complete sweep (1:30)

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Best thing going for the Cavs right now? The East looks even least-ier two weeks into the playoffs than it did when the regular season ended

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George's attempt misses late, Pacers get swept (0:45)

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavaliers beat Pacers 106-102 to complete 4-0 sweep. The ViewFromVegas is they pushed against the closing line of -4 (though Cleveland backers who got -3.5 ended up cashing). The game stayed under the closing total of 214.

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LeBron sinks dagger 3-pointer (0:24)
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Stephenson hits Williams with the crossover (0:24)
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Kyrie defies gravity with off-balance shot (0:28)
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LeBron delivers a massive chase-down block (0:28)