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The Golden State Warriors reverted to their form of early last season and it almost cost them before they rallied to defeat the Portland Trail Blazers.
It seems impossible that a team with LeBron James, not to mention Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving, would be under the radar and yet that is seemingly the case in Cleveland this post-season.
The Toronto Raptors entered the post-season as second seed in the Eastern Conference but having lost in the opening round the last two seasons.
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A match up of heavyweights gets under way on Saturday evening when the Spurs entertain the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first game of their Western Conference semi-final.
The Toronto Raptors can put a couple of seasons' worth of disappointment behind them on Friday when they play the Indiana Pacers at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
The Boston Celtics face elimination on Thursday when they welcome the Atlanta Hawks to the TD Garden in Game 6 of their first round match-up.