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

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

Normangee StarIsaiah Thomas laughs off talk of Celtics being better without himNormangee StarKyrie 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 ...and more »

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

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

ABS-CBN SportsMike Brown still waiting on Tyronn Lue to pay up overdue betABS-CBN SportsGolden 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 ...and more »

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

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

The GuardianKevin Love says Cavaliers' underdog label in NBA finals is 'funny to me'The GuardianCleveland'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 ...and more »

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

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

Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierNow Warriors All-Star, Durant was once their 2nd choiceWaterloo Cedar Falls CourierFILE - 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 ...and more »

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

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

Normangee StarDraymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchupNormangee StarMost 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 ...and more »

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

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

UPI.comKevin Durant, favored Golden State Warriors shrug off parity talkUPI.comGolden 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 ...and more »

Seven Burning Questions For Warriors-Cavs III - Yahoo Sports;

Seven Burning Questions For Warriors-Cavs III - Yahoo Sports

Yahoo SportsSeven Burning Questions For Warriors-Cavs IIIYahoo SportsThe 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 ...and more »

LeBron never believed he could eclipse Jordan - ClickLancashire;

LeBron never believed he could eclipse Jordan - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireLeBron never believed he could eclipse JordanClickLancashireMaybe 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, ...and more »

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

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

The Denver PostUnderdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA FinalsThe Denver PostLeBron 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 ...and more »

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

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

NESN.comIsaiah Thomas 'Would Love' To Be With Celtics Long Term, Win ChampionshipsNESN.comIsaiah 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 ...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 »

Celtics may finally be ready for aggressive offseason - Sporting News;

Celtics may finally be ready for aggressive offseason - Sporting News

Sporting NewsCeltics may finally be ready for aggressive offseasonSporting NewsMay 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.and more »

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

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

NBA.comNBA Finals Offcourt Preview: A look at the best things Oakland and Cleveland have to offerNBA.comFor 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 ...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 »

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

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

AppsforPCdailyWhen is the NBA Finals? Schedule, TV times for Warriors-Cavaliers IIIAppsforPCdaily"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 ...and more »

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

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

Fear the SwordNBA Finals: How the Cavaliers can defeat the WarriorsFear the SwordA 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 ...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 fault - FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comKevin 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; 10h ago • 1 min read. The Cavaliers-Warriors NBA Finals trilogy is exactly the matchup everyone expected. The two ...and more »