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Boston Celtics vs Cleveland Cavaliers Game 1 Preview from Practice in Waltham - Garden Report

With Game 1 just 24 hours away, Zack Cox of joined Jared Weiss at the Celtics last practice in Waltham to break down three key points in this series.

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WALTHAM, MA -- The Boston Celtics are heading to Cleveland to face the Cavaliers in the First Round of the NBA Playoffs. CLNS Radio's Jared Weiss was at their final home practice with's Zack Cox to break down the 3 key points heading into Game 1.

We also heard from Brad Stevens and Isaiah Thomas on how they are approaching the series. With Kyrie Irving and LeBron James dominating from the perimeter, the Celtics will have their hands full as switch and rotate onto the league's best offensive players. Will Avery Bradley and Marcus Smart contain Irving? How many Celtics does it take to defend LeBron? How does Isaiah Thomas get around Timofey Mozgov?

All that and more on The Garden Report!

Comment below to share your thoughts on this series! Who will be the x-factor?

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The Garden Report is Hosted and Executive Produced by Jared Weiss for CLNS Radio & Produced by Kyle George for CLNS Radio.

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What is the X-Factor in this series?

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    Isaiah Thomas on both ends
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  • 32%
    How to guard LeBron
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  • 34%
    Celtics 3 point shooting
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  • 3%
    Mozgov the drive destroyer
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    Will Kevin Love dominate?
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