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Hawks’ Horford ejected from Game 3 for elbow

Cleveland Cavaliers' Matthew Dellavedova (8) shoots over Atlanta Hawks' Dennis Schroder during the first half in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Atlanta forward Al Horford was ejected in the final minute of the second quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday night for throwing an elbow at Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova.

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Cavs’ Irving tests knee with brace, questionable for Game 3

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) moves the ball as Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague (0) looks on during the first half in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Kyrie Irving plopped down on a courtside bench following a brisk workout and two team trainers quickly went to work adjusting straps on his new knee brace.

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Cavaliers’ Irving says he’ll play Game 1 vs. Hawks

In this May 10, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, second from left, hugs teammate J.R. Smith, as they celebrate beating the Chicago Bulls in Game 4 of the conference semifinals in the NBA playoffs in Chicago. From left are Tristan Thompson, James, Smith, Matthew Dellavedova, and Kyrie Irving, right.  J.R. Smith, the enigmatic shooting guard, who came to the Cavaliers with the reputation of being diffcult, has found a new home in Cleveland and he's relishing the chance to be part of a team moving toward an NBA title. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Kyrie Irving finished an animated post-practice shooting game of “Around The World” with LeBron James and then quickly removed any doubt about his playing status for Game 1.

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