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Can LeBron James and Cavaliers beat starless Hawks in East finals?
Can LeBron James and Cavaliers beat starless Hawks in East finals?

EAST FINALS CLEVELAND VS. ATLANTA 1.ATLANTA 60-22 (Home: 35-6; Road: 25-16) Playoffs: 8-4 2. CLEVELAND 53-29 (Home: 31-10; Road: 22-19) Playoffs: 8-2 Season series: Atlanta, 3-1. Key stat: Both teams play strong defense. The Cavaliers have allowed only 92.6 points a game in the playoffs and held opponents to a 40.8% field-goal percentage. The Hawks have given up 95.7 points and opponents have shot 42.5%. The Hawks are good at moving the ball, handing out 25.4 assists per game, tops in the playoffs. The Cavaliers run lots of isolation plays, handing out just 18.1 assists per game. Outlook: LeBron James always seems to drag along his Cavaliers teammates in the playoffs,...

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