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The Cavs Just Announced Some Big Lineup News Ahead Of Game 3

A closeup picture of Tyronn Lue.

PHOENIX, AZ - MARCH 13: Head coach Tyronn Lue of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half of the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on March 13, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Cavaliers defeated the Suns 129-107 (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Cleveland Cavaliers enter Game 3 of the 2018 NBA Finals two losses away from elimination. Golden State is leading the series, 2-0, winning Game 1 in overtime and Game 2 in blowout fashion.

LeBron James and Co. are going home, though, and have back-to-back contests inside The Q to attempt to get the series evened up.

Cleveland will be making a major lineup change heading into Game 3. A rarely-used player is finally going to get some action.

Rodney Hood, the former Utah Jazz shooting guard, has not played significant minutes so far this playoffs. That is apparently going to change going into Game 3.

Tyronn Lue announced today that Hood will be a part of the lineup moving forward.

"We're going to give Rodney (Hood) a chance, see how he does," he said.

The player Hood might be replacing, Jordan Clarkson, has been awful so far. J.R. Smith hasn't been very good, either.

Game 3 is set to tip off at 9 p.m. E.T. It'll be televised on ABC.