Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, left, drives to the basket against Boston Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk during the fourth quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
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Kelly Olynyk scored 26 points from the bench as the Boston Celtics out-muscled the Washington Wizards 115-105 to clinch their Eastern Conference semi-final series Monday.It was Olynyk's remarkable display off the bench that proved decisive as the Celtics clinched their first Eastern Conference finals berth since 2012 .Olynyk had entered the game averaging only 8.3 points per game in the playoffs but delivered a career-high playoff performance when it mattered.Olynyk described the series win as a "a team effort".Olynyk believes Boston will have more than a fighting chance of being competitive against the Cavaliers.The decisive passage of play came in the third quarter when the Celtics trailed by five points with 5:39 left in the period.
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