The Warriors outscored Houston 122-63 in the second half of the final two games.
LeBron James is still the best player in the National Basketball Association, but there was a time people thought it was Durant.
James has not only played 100 games this season, but he's gone 100 in a row. Although the Cavs eventually took the series, both teams had plenty of ups and downs on both ends of the floor, Cleveland just had more ups than downs throughout the seven games.
The Warriors are 12-point favorites to win Thursday's Game 1, the largest spread in a Finals game since 1991, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals after colliding with Jayson Tatum and didn't play in Cleveland's Game 7 win over the Boston Celtics.
Lucas Glover 911 call: 'My wife has gone crazy'
Once inside, she allegedly "began screaming while forcefully kicking the rear driver's side door", causing damage to the vehicle . John's County Sherriff's Department arrived at their home in Ponte Verde Beach, Florida, according to USA Today .
"I told [trainer] Chelsea Lane during the game that I rolled my ankle badly, and I don't feel a thing right now".
"First of all, they've done that all year against everybody", Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said of the Warriors' third-quarter surge.
Others aside, the fatigue factor for LeBron James can't be ignored. The Rockets host the seventh game of the West finals on Monday night. "Just reminds me a lot of guys I played with back in the day when you see Horace Grant, Robert Horry, Derek Fisher, just something about winning a championship with those guys that you will never forget, and it's a bond that can't be broken". Golden State beat Cleveland in five games last spring, then cruised through the regular season and beat a tough (if banged up) Rockets team in the Western Conference Finals. Even if LeBron is playing 48 minutes every night and forcing Steve Kerr to send more help than he'd like to, even if Cleveland's shooters are reliable all series, do you believe in this Cavs team stopping Golden State consistently? But he was eliminated in the playoffs by James before he was with the Warriors, and that grudge could still be there to this day.
For two straight games, the third quarter officiating has been rough to say the least.
"We approach the series looking to win", Lue said on a conference call with reporters on Tuesday, just prior to the Cavs' departure to Oakland.
Subtropical Storm Alberto moves toward Gulf of Mexico
Heavy rains are still a possibility, with 3 to 5 inches possible over widespread areas and as much as 8 inches in spots. In Southern Alabama, Mississippi and the western Florida panhandle there could be as much as one foot of rainfall.
Star Wars Boba Fett Movie In Development From 'Logan' Director
There's something about the last minute reveal at the end of Solo: A Star Wars Story that feels at once inevitable and surprising. With all these factors combined, clearly for most , going to the beach or a barbecue was the better option this holiday weekend.
Flags honor veterans for Memorial Day at Holy Cross Cemeter
After reading maps, walking cemetery grounds, and placing flags, numerous troops also stopped for a visit at the grave of Alice M. The volunteers are helping the national park prepare for its Memorial Day service Sunday honoring our nation's fallen veterans.
Buhari greets Muslims on Ramadan fast
Muslims in India, Pakistan and Bangaldesh normally begin Ramzan fasting a day later than Saudi Arabia and other GCC countries. In the Middle East, worshippers pack mosques for nightly prayers before heading home to watch Ramadan television specials.
North Korea walks tightrope between U.S. and China
Kim did not ask for US military forces to be withdrawn from the South when he met President Moon on April 27. Allison Hooker, a Korea specialist on the National Security Council, is reportedly also part of the team.
Monday Last Day to Register to Vote in June Primary
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Explosion targeted California office
Pieces of the device found at the scene were being sent to the FBI's laboratory in Quantico, Virginia, to be analyzed, he said. Two of the wounded women suffered "severe" injuries and were taken to local hospitals, where they underwent surgery.