Cavs celebrate 3rd trip to NBA Finals, Derrick Williams gets bir - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Cavs celebrate 3rd trip to NBA Finals, Derrick Williams gets birthday wish

Cleveland Cavaliers with Eastern Conference Finals trophy in Boston, MA. (Source: Facebook) Cleveland Cavaliers with Eastern Conference Finals trophy in Boston, MA. (Source: Facebook)
BOSTON, MA (WOIO) -

The Cleveland Cavaliers are headed to the NBA Finals, again!

For the third year in the row the Cavs clinched the Eastern Conference, this time in Game 5 against the Boston Celtics.

Obviously the players couldn't contain themselves, as reaction to their historic accomplishment poured in on social media.

Take a look below at how the teammates were feeling, and rightfully so:

Kevin Love posted the following message on Instagram: 

kevinlove Podium squad with the All Time Post Season Scoring Leader. Eastern Conference Champs X3!!!

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Thursday, just happened to be Forward, #3 Derrick Williams birthday. Before the game he posted: 

dwxxiii A trip to the finals would make my 26th birthday a DREAM come true! #ECF #Cavs

A post shared by Derrick Williams (@dwxxiii) on

Eight hours later he followed up with this post: 

dwxxiii The best birthday present ever !! We going to the Ship !! #EcfChampions #Cavs

A post shared by Derrick Williams (@dwxxiii) on

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