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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

When the Cavs get within a game of the Finals, they don't mess around. In 2007, they won Game 6 against the Pistons by 16. In 2015, they finished off a sweep of the Hawks with a 30-point win. Last year they eliminated the Raptors with a 26-point victory. Now they're beating the Celtics by 35 with a quarter to play in Boston. Cavaliers-Warriors III is all but set.

J.A. Adande @jadande

This will go down as the game LeBron broke MJ's playoff scoring record. To me it's when J.R. Smith licked beer off his arm.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

With a 3-pointer in the third quarter LeBron James passed Michael Jordan for the most career points scored in the postseason. James now has 5,989 points in 212 career playoff games. Jordan finished his career with 5,987 in 179 games.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

After posting just three double-doubles in the first two rounds of the playoffs, Kevin Love has recorded one in every game of the conference finals, after pulling down his 10th rebound in the third quarter of what has become another Cavs blowout in Boston.

ESPN Stats and Information  

The Cavaliers' franchise record for margin of victory in a series closeout win is 30 points in Game 4 of the 2015 Eastern Conference Finals against the Hawks. Cleveland's largest on the ROAD is a 26-point win in Game 6 of the 2016 Eastern Conference Finals against the Raptors.

Malinda Adams ESPN Producer 

Charles Barkley just said to the media downstairs at the TD Bank Garden, "Can y'all get the hockey game on down here?" He was not joking.

ESPN Stats and Information  

The Cavaliers have three 70-point halves (either 1st or 2nd) this postseason. That is tied for the most by any team over the last 25 postseasons. The other teams: 2017 Warriors and 2016 Thunder.

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James (20 points, 7 rebounds, 7 assists, 3 steals) at the half. He is in range for his 18th postseason career triple-double. Good for second place all-time behind only Magic Johnson (30 triple-doubles).

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Deron Williams Games 1-4 of the Eastern Conference finals: 8 points on a combined 4-for-13 shooting. Deron Williams in the first half of Game 5: 14 points on 5-for-6 shooting.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Avery Bradley scored 19 points on 8-of-13 shooting in the first half and, to sum up how the night is going for Boston, he's minus-15 in plus/minus (only Al Horford is worse at minus-21). Cavs shot 59.5 percent in first half, Boston fortunate to be within 18. Halftime: Cavs 75, Celtics 57.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Avery Bradley gave the Celtics a bit of hope with a mini 6-0 run near the end of the half, energizing the crowd in the process. However, Boston still headed into the break down by 18 points, thanks to a 20-point, 7-rebound, 7-assist half from LeBron James.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Deron Williams scored a combined 8 points in the first four games of the Eastern Conference Finals, but put up 12 in the first nine minutes of the second quarter in Game 5. It's just the second time this postseason that Williams has reached double-figures in a game.