NBA Playoff Recap: Cavaliers Finish Sweep of Pistons, 100-98
Kyrie Irving netted 31 points, including 20 in the second half, and the Cleveland Cavaliers edged the Detroit Pistons, 100-98, in Game 4 of the first round of the teams' 2016 NBA Playoffs in Auburn Hills, Mich. on Sunday night.
Cleveland completed a four-game sweep with the victory and advanced to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
With the Cavaliers up one point with under a minute to play, Irving’s three-point shot with 42 seconds left all but clinched the victory. A last second shot by Detroit's Reggie Jackson was off the mark.
Marcus Morris led the Pistons with 24 points. teammate Tobias Harris added 23 points and 13 rebounds.
LeBron James added 22 points for Cleveland.
The Cavaliers will next play the winner of the Atlanta-Boston series, which is currently tied at 2-2.
2016 NBA Eastern Conference Playoffs: First Round
(1) Cleveland Cavaliers vs. (8) Detroit Pistons
Sun, April 17: Cleveland 106, Detroit 101
Wed, April 20: Cleveland 107, Detroit 90
Fri, April 22: Cleveland 101, Detroit 91
Sun, April 24: Cleveland 100, Detroit 98
Cleveland wins, 4-0