Cleveland 73, Boston 89

May 8, 2008

Conference Semi Finals - Boston wins 4-3

TD Garden (Boston, Massachusetts)

Attendance: 18,624

Officials: Derrick Stafford, Bill Spooner, Joe Crawford

Team Rebounds: Cleveland (13) Boston (11)

Technicals: Cleveland (1 (Coach)) Boston (2 (Coach))

  1 2 3 4 Final
CLE (45-37) 24 12 15 22 73
BOS (66-16) 17 27 26 19 89

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
CLE 86 84.5 103.0
BOS 86 103.0 84.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
CLE .370 0.174 0.256 0.260
BOS .424 0.139 0.267 0.389

Cleveland Cavaliers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
11 Zydrunas Ilgauskas Starter C 30:30 9-12 0-0 1-2 12.2 1.0 4 5 1 4 0 2 2 19
23 LeBron James Starter SF 41:38 6-24 0-4 9-13 3.9 2.0 3 5 6 1 2 1 7 21
10 Wally Szczerbiak Starter SG 34:36 4-11 1-4 4-4 6.0 0.0 1 1 3 4 1 0 0 13
4 Ben Wallace Starter PF 03:40 0-0 0-0 0-0 2.2 1.0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
13 Delonte West Starter PG 35:04 1-5 0-1 1-2 8.5 1.0 6 7 5 3 0 4 3 3
33 Devin Brown Bench SG 03:59 1-3 0-1 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
1 Daniel Gibson Bench PG 20:11 0-2 0-1 2-2 -2.5 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 2
27 Dwayne Jones Bench PF 03:28 0-0 0-0 1-2 2.2 1.0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 1
3 Sasha Pavlovic Bench SG 14:45 2-4 1-2 0-0 2.0 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 5
32 Joe Smith Bench PF 18:48 2-7 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0.0 3 3 0 4 0 0 0 4
17 Anderson Varejao Bench C 33:21 1-5 0-0 1-2 5.2 3.0 7 10 1 5 1 0 1 3
  Team                   13            
        240 26-73 2-13 19-27 56.4 10 29 52 18 27 4 7 15 73
          35.6% 15.4% 70.4%                    

Boston Celtics

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
20 Ray Allen Starter SG 36:52 4-10 1-3 7-8 8.5 1.0 0 1 3 2 2 0 2 16
5 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 31:30 5-9 0-0 3-3 17.9 3.0 9 12 4 4 1 1 1 13
43 Kendrick Perkins Starter C 20:47 0-2 0-0 0-2 -4.2 0.0 4 4 0 4 0 0 3 0
34 Paul Pierce Starter SF 36:07 7-13 1-5 4-6 16.0 0.0 6 6 2 1 2 1 0 19
9 Rajon Rondo Starter PG 22:31 0-6 0-0 7-7 7.4 3.0 2 5 6 2 2 0 4 7
42 Tony Allen Bench SG 03:29 0-0 0-0 1-2 -0.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
93 P.J. Brown Bench PF 05:47 2-3 0-0 0-0 2.8 0.0 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 4
28 Sam Cassell Bench PG 25:45 4-12 0-2 1-2 0.8 0.0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 9
11 Glen Davis Bench PF 03:29 0-2 0-0 2-2 -1.5 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 2
50 Eddie House Bench PG 03:45 0-2 0-0 0-0 -0.5 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 James Posey Bench SF 21:36 3-6 1-4 0-0 10.0 0.0 6 6 1 2 3 0 0 7
0 Leon Powe Bench PF 28:22 4-7 0-0 3-6 8.8 4.0 3 7 1 4 0 0 0 11
  Team                   11            
        240 29-72 3-14 28-38 85.5 12 33 56 20 26 11 2 12 89
          40.3% 21.4% 73.7%                    

Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Delonte West
8.3p, 3.2r, 3.8a
Wally Szczerbiak
11.5p, 2.9r, 1.4a
LeBron James
30p, 7.9r, 7.2a
Ben Wallace
4.8p, 8.4r, 1.5a
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
14.1p, 9.3r, 1.4a
Rotation Daniel Gibson
10.4p, 2.3r, 2.5a
Sasha Pavlovic
7.4p, 2.5r, 1.6a
 
 
Joe Smith
10.1p, 5.2r, 0.9a
Anderson Varejao
6.7p, 8.3r, 1.1a
Lim PT  
 
Devin Brown
7.5p, 3.4r, 2.2a
 
 
Dwayne Jones
1.4p, 2.5r, 0.2a
 
 

Boston Celtics Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rajon Rondo
10.6p, 4.2r, 5.1a
Ray Allen
17.4p, 3.7r, 3.1a
Paul Pierce
19.6p, 5.1r, 4.5a
Kevin Garnett
18.8p, 9.2r, 3.4a
Kendrick Perkins
6.9p, 6.1r, 1.1a
Rotation Sam Cassell
11.2p, 2.5r, 3.9a
 
 
James Posey
7.4p, 4.4r, 1.5a
Leon Powe
7.9p, 4.1r, 0.3a
 
 
Lim PT Eddie House
7.5p, 2.1r, 1.9a
Tony Allen
6.6p, 2.2r, 1.5a
 
 
P.J. Brown
2.2p, 3.8r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Glen Davis
4.5p, 3r, 0.4a
 
 

Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

MPG LeBron James 41.2
FG% Dwayne Jones 1.000
3P% Billy Thomas .500
FT% Wally Szczerbiak 1.000
ORPG Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2.6
DRPG LeBron James 7.5
RPG LeBron James 8.9
SPG LeBron James 1.4
APG LeBron James 7.6
BPG LeBron James 1.2
PPG LeBron James 26.5

Boston Celtics Leaders

MPG Ray Allen 37.6
FG% Kendrick Perkins .583
3P% Kevin Garnett 1.000
FT% P.J. Brown 1.000
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.7
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.4
RPG Kevin Garnett 9.1
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.9
APG Rajon Rondo 7.0
BPG Kendrick Perkins 1.6
PPG Kevin Garnett 20.9

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