Celtics-Cavs should have drama

LeBron's elbow is just one of the storylines to follow as teams prep for Round 2

Updated: April 29, 2010, 10:42 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

As Celtics players met with the media following Tuesday's Game 5 triumph over the Miami Heat, which pushed fourth-seeded Boston through to the Eastern Conference semifinals, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls were still neck-and-neck in their own Game 5.

The Celtics didn't officially know their next-round opponent, but they knew their next-round opponent.

Coach Doc Rivers did a nice job of tiptoeing around the subject in the early going of his question-and-answer session, not ...

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