LeBron James Leads Cleveland Cavs to 2016 NBA Finals

LeBron James and J.R. Smith

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are headed back to the NBA Finals for the second straight season, after defeating the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals.

The Cavs won the series 4-2, after a 113-87 victory on Friday night (May 27) with James leading the way with 33 points, 11 rebounds and six assists.

Kyrie Irving added 30 points and nine assists, while Kevin Love pitched in with 20 points and 12 points.

This will be LeBron's sixth consecutive trip to the Finals, two with the Cavaliers and four with the Miami Heat.

The Cavs now await the winner of the Western Conference Finals, currently underway between the Oklahoma City Thunder and reigning champion Golden State Warriors.

The Thunders are up 3-2, with Game 6 of the taking place on Saturday (May 28).