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

The 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 »

2017 NBA Finals: Cavaliers GM hopes 'everybody says we have no chance' - Yahoo Sports

It's not often that a team that's made three straight NBA Finals, led by a player who's made seven in a row, gets to cast itself as the underdog. But that's just what the Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers are heading into their third ...and more »

Seven Burning Questions For Warriors-Cavs III - Sports Illustrated

These seven questions will determine who wins the NBA Finals trilogy between the Warriors and the Cavaliers. Share. Rohan Nadkarni. Saturday May 27th, 2017. The most inevitable Finals matchup in NBA history is here. For the third straight season, the ...and more »

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

Cleveland 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 »

Durant, favored Warriors shrug off parity talk - Brainerd Dispatch

Golden 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 »

Warriors' Brown on Cavs connections: 'Circle of life' - Daily Mail

Mike Brown, standing in for Golden State coach Steve Kerr as the Warriors head into an unprecedented NBA championship rubber match with Cleveland, is downplaying his complicated Cavaliers connections. Brown has been at the helm as the Warriors ...and more »

NBA FINALS: Cavaliers, Warriors set for 'threematch' - Indiana Gazette

For the third straight year, it's Cleveland and Golden State in the NBA Finals. The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions. The first “threematch” — rematch of a rematch — in league history. It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most ...and more »

Celtics need top-level talent to close gap - Lowell Sun

From left: Boston Celtics players Al Horford, Avery Bradley, Jonas Jerebko and Kelly Olynyk look on during the second half of Thursday s season-ending loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals in Boston. AP PHOTO.and more »

NBA Finals Schedule 2017: Complete TV Coverage for Championship Series - Bleacher Report

Before complaining about a lackluster NBA postseason loaded with lopsided matchups, consider the end result. All those blowouts will yield an epic Finals rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. The playoffs have offered no ...and more »

NBA Finals Preview: After 'The Stop,' Kevin Love is a different player - FanSided

During the 2007 NBA Finals, the Spurs found a weakness in LeBron James' game and exploited it. LeBron didn't want to shoot jumpers, so they dared him to. Every time the Cavaliers ran LeBron off a screen, San Antonio's defenders went under, wayyyyyy ...and more »