Several Northeast Ohio Dick's Sporting Goods stores are preparing to open late Thursday if the Cleveland Cavaliers wrap up the Eastern Conference Finals with a win.

The Cavaliers have a 3-1 lead over the Boston Celtics. Game 5 takes place in Boston Thursday. If the Cavaliers win, they'll seal another trip to the NBA Finals for another matchup with Golden State.

If the Cavaliers win Thursday, several area Dick's Sporting Goods will re-open immediately following the game. They'll also open early at 6 a.m. Friday.

The list of participating stores is as follows:

  • Great Northern, North Olmsted
  • South Park, Strongsville
  • Crocker Park, Westlake
  • Legacy Village, Lyndhurst
  • Bainbridge Shopping Center, Aurora
  • Midway Market Square, Elyria
  • The Plaza at Chapel Hill, Akron
  • Market Square at Montrose, Akron
  • The Shoppes at Parma, Parma
  • Great Lakes, Mentor

These stores will not re-open following the game, but will open early Friday:

  • Applewood Commons, Boardman
  • Romar Plaza, Niles