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Durant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talk - Duluth News Tribune;

Durant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talk - Duluth News Tribune

Duluth News TribuneDurant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talkDuluth News TribuneGolden State Warriors small forward Kevin Durant (35) drives to the basket while guarded by San Antonio Spurs small forward Davis Bertans (42) during the second half in Game 3 of the Western conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center. Durant ...and more »

Kevin Love says Cavaliers using underdog role as 'fuel' in Finals - The Mercury News;

Kevin Love says Cavaliers using underdog role as 'fuel' in Finals - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsKevin Love says Cavaliers using underdog role as 'fuel' in FinalsThe Mercury NewsCleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love (0) is defended by Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry. left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 25, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). By Anthony Slater ...and more »

Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals 2017: Kevin Love says 'underdog' talk more fuel for Cleveland - CBSSports.com;

Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals 2017: Kevin Love says 'underdog' talk more fuel for Cleveland - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comCavs-Warriors NBA Finals 2017: Kevin Love says 'underdog' talk more fuel for ClevelandCBSSports.comThe Cavaliers enter the NBA Finals as underdogs in the eyes of most experts. The Warriors are coming off a season where they had the best offense, an elite defense and added Kevin Durant to a roster that won 73 games the season before. With all that ...and more »

Kevin Durant, Warriors have kept egos in check, and results speak for themselves - Chicago Tribune;

Kevin Durant, Warriors have kept egos in check, and results speak for themselves - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneKevin Durant, Warriors have kept egos in check, and results speak for themselvesChicago TribuneThe Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates after scoring against the Spurs during the second half of Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (Marcio Jose Sanchez / AP). Tim BontempsThe Washington Post.and more »

Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals - ABC News;

Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals - ABC News

ABC NewsUnderdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for FinalsABC NewsCleveland Cavaliers, from left, Kevin Love, LeBron James, Kyle Korver and Iman Shumpert celebrate a basket during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston ...and more »

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup - AppsforPCdaily

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchupAppsforPCdaily"I think the first thing for me was seeing the excitement on Kyle (Korver's) and Deron (Williams') face", James said. But for those who want to knock James for not having six titles-yet-know LeBron has two more Finals appearances than Michael and at ...and more »

Tim Kawakami: With 12-0 record, Warriors set stage for ideal finish - ClickLancashire;

Tim Kawakami: With 12-0 record, Warriors set stage for ideal finish - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireTim Kawakami: With 12-0 record, Warriors set stage for ideal finishClickLancashirePatty Mills and Manu Ginobili may have played their last game for the San Antonio Spurs after they were eliminated from the NBA Western Conference finals by the potent, record-breaking Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry stepped up his game with 36 ...and more »

NBA Finals 2017: Four crucial stats that could ultimately decide Cavs-Warriors III - CBSSports.com;

NBA Finals 2017: Four crucial stats that could ultimately decide Cavs-Warriors III - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comNBA Finals 2017: Four crucial stats that could ultimately decide Cavs-Warriors IIICBSSports.comThe Warriors and Cavaliers face off next week in the NBA Finals for the third straight time. The two teams are separated by a single game over the past two seasons, regular season and playoffs. But there are crucial stats that will decide this series ...and more »

No timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GM - AppsforPCdaily;

No timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GM - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyNo timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GMAppsforPCdailySure, Durant doesn't help the parity problem, but he's not exclusively to blame for it. Kevin Durant can't believe we're still talking about his free agency, nearly 11 months later. The Warriors became the first team in league history to open the ...and more »

Warriors sweep Spurs to reach NBA Finals - pppFocus;

Warriors sweep Spurs to reach NBA Finals - pppFocus

pppFocusWarriors sweep Spurs to reach NBA FinalspppFocusWith Golden State completing an inevitable 4-0 series sweep over the Spurs in the Western Conference Finals, the contest became an ode to Argentinian great Ginobili who may announce his retirement this off-season after 15 years in the National ...and more »

Kevin Durant says the NBA's lack of parity isn't his fault - FOXSports.com

Kevin Durant says the NBA's lack of parity isn't his faultFOXSports.comIn case you hadn't noticed, Kevin Durant isn't concerned with how his decision to join the Warriors affected the overall state of parity in today's NBA. As Golden State was cruising to a perfect 12-0 postseason record, Durant's message to fans who were ...and more »

Stephen Curry sees the Cavs having fun, and he wants 'to do something about that' - CBSSports.com;

Stephen Curry sees the Cavs having fun, and he wants 'to do something about that' - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comStephen Curry sees the Cavs having fun, and he wants 'to do something about that'CBSSports.comThe Warriors are dead set on avenging their NBA Finals loss from a season ago. Kyle Boone mugshot; by Kyle Boone · @kylebooneCBS; 7h ago • 1 min read. The Cavaliers-Warriors NBA Finals trilogy is exactly the matchup everyone expected. The two ...and more »

Cavs Back to Finals - pppFocus;

Cavs Back to Finals - pppFocus

pppFocusCavs Back to FinalspppFocus“I think it's a great thing for the league, contrary to popular belief where everyone says it's boring”, Green said Friday. This year, analysts have been hard-pressed to predict what a Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals would like, considering the lack of parity ...and more »

NBA Saturday: Legacy On The Line For Kevin Durant - Basketball Insiders;

NBA Saturday: Legacy On The Line For Kevin Durant - Basketball Insiders

Basketball InsidersNBA Saturday: Legacy On The Line For Kevin DurantBasketball InsidersThe third installment of the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Golden State Warriors starts on June 1. With the championship score deadlocked at one win apiece, this match third consecutive matchup between LeBron James and Co. and Steph Curry and Co.and more »

Draymond Green Had The Best Quote About The Blowouts, But Is He Right? - The Big Lead;

Draymond Green Had The Best Quote About The Blowouts, But Is He Right? - The Big Lead

The Big LeadDraymond Green Had The Best Quote About The Blowouts, But Is He Right?The Big LeadYou may have noticed that the NBA playoffs were not very good this year. Too many blowouts. Too much certainty that Cleveland and Golden State would not only win their series, but would win virtually every game along the way to the Finals. It has put ...and more »

'King' James reigns as Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again - Normangee Star;

'King' James reigns as Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again - Normangee Star

Normangee Star'King' James reigns as Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, againNormangee StarMaybe even death and taxes aren't certain anymore; science, medicine, global warming, politics throwing everything up in the air. In fact, it should be like the 1957 Finals between Boston and St. Louis, in which the Celtics beat the Hawks, 125-123 in ...and more »

Steph Curry, Draymond Green think Cavs, Warriors underappreciated - King James Gospel;

Steph Curry, Draymond Green think Cavs, Warriors underappreciated - King James Gospel

King James GospelSteph Curry, Draymond Green think Cavs, Warriors underappreciatedKing James GospelStephen Curry and Draymond Green think it's time to appreciate the greatness of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors. Is the NBA selling the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors short with all of the talk about the lack of parity ...and more »

NBA playoffs: Warriors' Mike Brown would like to be a (non-interim) head coach again - Sporting News;

NBA playoffs: Warriors' Mike Brown would like to be a (non-interim) head coach again - Sporting News

Sporting NewsNBA playoffs: Warriors' Mike Brown would like to be a (non-interim) head coach againSporting NewsMay 27, 2017 8:25am EDT May 27, 2017 8:25am EDT Basketball, NBA, Golden State Warriors, English But Steve Kerr's top assistant wouldn't settle for just any opportunity. Mike Brown (Getty Images) ...and more »

Cleveland Cavaliers Need

Cleveland Cavaliers Need "Minnesota Love" To Repeat As Champions - King James Gospel

King James GospelCleveland Cavaliers Need "Minnesota Love" To Repeat As ChampionsKing James GospelKevin Love has been the victim of criticism and trade discussions. People wondered if he fit in with these Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cleveland Cavaliers need a concerted effort from Kevin Love on both offense and defense to win their second straight title.and more »

The NBA finals guide for the not so fanatical fanatic - Blasting News;

The NBA finals guide for the not so fanatical fanatic - Blasting News

Blasting NewsThe NBA finals guide for the not so fanatical fanaticBlasting NewsHave you been invited to a #Finals watch party later this week, only to realize that after accepting the invitation, you don't even know who's playing!? More frighteningly, you're not 100 percent which sport the finals is? No worries my friend, this ...and more »