LeBron Downplays Cavs Showdown With Celtics

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While LeBron James concedes that Wednesday’s showdown against the Boston Celtics with first place in the Eastern Conference on the line and five games to play will be a “good test” for the Cleveland Cavaliers, he’s not about to hype it up beyond that.

“I don’t know, I’ve played in a lot of big games,” James said following the Cavs’ 122-102 win over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday, marking Cleveland’s first three-game winning streak since late February. “I don’t … I’m the last person to ask about a big game in the regular season. I’m sorry.”

Source: Dave McMenamin of ESPN