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Cavaliers' Kevin Love out for next series, and J.R. Smith is suspended
Cavaliers' Kevin Love out for next series, and J.R. Smith is suspended

The Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday ruled out starting forward Kevin Love for the team's next playoff series — and perhaps longer — after the former All-Star dislocated his left shoulder Sunday during a victory that completed a first-round sweep of the Boston Celtics. The Cavaliers also will be without J.R. Smith for the first two games of the Eastern Conference semifinals after the starting guard was suspended by the NBA for his actions during Sunday's contentious Game 4 against the Celtics. The developments are potentially damaging blows to the East's second-seeded team, which is likely to face a tough second-round matchup against third-seeded Chicago. The...

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