Isaiah Thomas laughs off talk of Celtics being better without him - Normangee Star

Kyrie Irving added 24 points and Kevin Love chipped in 15 and Deron Williams added 14 off the bench for Cleveland, who led by as many as 39 points. There are no guarantees – the Warriors or the Cavaliers might catch fire at precisely the right time for ...

Mike Brown still waiting on Tyronn Lue to pay up overdue bet - ABS-CBN Sports

Golden State Warriors interim head coach Mike Brown shouts to his team in the second half during Game 3 of the NBA basketball second-round playoff series against the Utah Jazz, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). By Janie McCauley, Associated ...

Kevin Love says Cavaliers' underdog label in NBA finals is 'funny to me' - The Guardian

Cleveland's Kevin Love, left, says the Cavaliers don't feel like underdogs ahead of their third NBA finals showdown with Golden State in as many years. Photograph: Andy Lyons/Getty Images. NBA finals ...

Now Warriors All-Star, Durant was once their 2nd choice - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

FILE - In this May 22, 2017, file photo, San Antonio Spurs guard Dejounte Murray (5) has his shot blocked by Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) during the first half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, in San Antonio. Truth ...

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup - Normangee Star

Most team sports involve so many players that a single athlete can only do so much, no matter how good he or she is. For the third straight year they'll face the Golden State Warriors in the championship series. I think you've found two great teams ...

Kevin Durant, favored Golden State Warriors shrug off parity talk - UPI.com

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant dunks over Los Angeles Lakers guard Luol Deng (R) during the second half. File photo by Jon SooHoo/UPI. | License Photo. The Golden State Warriors are tuning out talk that their star-studded teams in recent ...

Seven Burning Questions For Warriors-Cavs III - Yahoo Sports

The most inevitable Finals matchup in NBA history is here. For the third straight season, the Cavaliers and Warriors will square off with a championship on the line. In honor of 2016's seven-game epic between the two teams, here are seven burning ...

LeBron never believed he could eclipse Jordan - ClickLancashire

Maybe even death and taxes aren't certain anymore; science, medicine, global warming, politics throwing everything up in the air. ON WHAT HE WANTS TO SEE FROM CELTICS IN FREE AGENCY: "We need the best possible player that's gonna help us win, ...

Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals - The Denver Post

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts in the second half against the Boston Celtics during Game One of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 17, 2017 in Boston. By Tom Withers | The Associated Press. PUBLISHED: May ...

Isaiah Thomas 'Would Love' To Be With Celtics Long Term, Win Championships - NESN.com

Isaiah Thomas wants to remain a member of the Boston Celtics, that much is clear. During the NBA's Eastern Conference finals, it became clear the Celtics were at least one player away from seriously contending with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and a ...

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

The 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 ...

Celtics may finally be ready for aggressive offseason - Sporting News

May 27, 2017 4:55pm EDT May 27, 2017 4:55pm EDT Basketball, Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Isaiah Thomas, NBA The Celtics have a number of good, young players, but it may be time to move some assets for established stars.

NBA Finals Offcourt Preview: A look at the best things Oakland and Cleveland have to offer - NBA.com

For the third year in a row, the NBA Finals will feature The Land squaring off against Oaktown. OK, sure, we'll see the Cleveland Cavaliers play basketball against the Golden State Warriors, but don't forget this is also a meeting of Oakland versus ...

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

Patty 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

When is the NBA Finals? Schedule, TV times for Warriors-Cavaliers III - AppsforPCdaily

"Golden State, they've been the best team in our league for the last three years, and then they added an MVP (in Kevin Durant)". "[Surgery is] not the No. 1 option right now but it could be once the swelling goes down", Thomas told reporters. "It made ...

NBA Finals: How the Cavaliers can defeat the Warriors - Fear the Sword

A guide to how the Cavaliers can once again upset the Warriors and repeat as Champions. by Justin Rowan May 27, 2017, 12:00pm CDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports. There's a certain amount of deja vu as I begin to look at what ...

Warriors sweep Spurs to reach NBA Finals - pppFocus

With 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 ...

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

In 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 ...

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

The Warriors are dead set on avenging their NBA Finals loss from a season ago. Kyle Boone mugshot; by Kyle Boone · @kylebooneCBS; 10h ago • 1 min read. The Cavaliers-Warriors NBA Finals trilogy is exactly the matchup everyone expected. The two ...