Friday, 22 June, 2018

Warriors next aim is fourth title in five National Basketball Association seasons

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For the Cavs, it could mean that they could get something for their best asset even if he decides to leave. In case anyone's forgotten, an unfocused Warriors team allowed the Cavs to score 49 first-quarter points as Cleveland rolled to a 137-116 Game 4 win last season. Had Chris Paul not gotten hurt, who knows if the Warriors even win that Game 7 in Houston and take the West title.

There was Steph Curry bombing a three-pointer from 10 feet beyond the line, here was Kevin Durant hitting a fadeaway mid-range jumper that could only be defended by someone with the power of flight.

And they may stay that way. Curry has bounced back from his struggles in Game 3 with 20 points, making four of the Warriors' nine 3-pointers. Golden State throttled Cleveland, holding the Cavs to just 13 points. Still tired and wrestling with emotions after losing Game 3 on Wednesday night, when Kevin Durant scored 43 points and shot the Warriors within one win of their third title in four years, James pointed out Thursday what has become terrifyingly obvious.

"We all want something that's bigger than ourselves", Durant said after the win on Friday night.

The Warriors have run into James for four consecutive years in the Finals and although they've got the better of him on three occasions, his individual numbers and performances over those four series have been truly remarkable.

Three titles in four years puts Golden State in rarefied company: the 1950s Minneapolis Lakers, Boston's 1960s dynasty, the 1980s Magic Johnson "Showtime" Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980s, Michael Jordan's Bulls and the Kobe Bryant-led Lakers teams that won five titles and lost two other Finals from 2000 to 2010.

After The Cleveland Cavaliers lost the National Basketball Association finals, LeBron James revealed a hand injury by wearing a brace to a press conference.

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"The one thing I've always done is considered my family - especially where my boys are at this point in their age".

For Cleveland, the loss sends the team into an off-season of great uncertainty as James, the best player of his generation, could sign elsewhere as a free agent after July 1, which is widely expected given the relative lack of talent on the roster.

But as anyone who has watched this Golden State stretch up close knows, this latest title season was hardly a carbon copy of the two that came before. "So want to keep this thing going as long as we can". The Seattle Pilots are hosting game six of the Stanley Cup Finals and lead the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 with less than a minute to play.

The Finals championship is between one Eastern and one Western Conference team.

James was given a standing ovation when he was subbed out with 4:03 left and now comes the question of his future.

"I'm sure if you're around our players and talk to them, they make no bones about it, they love playing for him and they love going through this journey with him", Myers said of Kerr. "They know exactly what I bring".