If you said the Celtics were going to beat the Cavs in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals, it would have been hard to believe. If you said LeBron James would go scoreless in the fourth quarter and 1 for 8 from the field in the second half in the loss, people would have laughed in your face.
James had his worst performance of the 2017 playoffs inon Sunday — Cleveland’s first defeat of the postseason. The Cavs blew a 21-point third-quarter lead, and James, who typically rights the ship, helped lead it straight to the bottom of the ocean.
Understandably, James wasn’t in a good mood after the game. He reportedly exchanged words with a fan on his way to the locker room after the game. From the Associated Press: