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Matthew Dellavedova
Cavs' Irving, Love, Thompson preparing for new experiences

CLEVELAND Kyrie Irving has spent the past six months talking about things he never experienced. All of that changes Sunday when the Cavaliers host the Boston Celtics in Irving's long-awaited playoff debut. It took four years of painful losses and one stunning summer to get Irving, Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson to the postseason for the first time in their careers. After months years of waiting, it's finally here. "We're gearing up for something bigger," Irving said. "Now we can stop talking about the regular season and get ready for the playoffs." Making it to the postseason became a birthright once LeBron James returned. But finding success,...