Kyrie Irving buries the Warriors again in Cavs' 109-108 thriller
- Author: Regina Walsh Dec 26, 2016,
Dec 26, 2016, 0:56
In the regular season, he can afford a few technicals, but he might want to consider chilling out a little bit by the time that the playoffs roll around. It looked like they had the series wrapped up when they took a 3-1 series lead over LeBron James and the Cavaliers. But the NBA's premier rivalry took an unexpected turn when Kevin Durant, the top free agent of the 2016 offseason and one of the top players in the National Basketball Association made a decision to join the Golden State Warriors.
For all the reasons people anticipated and likely paid attention to the Golden State-Cleveland game Sunday afternoon at Quicken Loans Arena, one did not register for Warriors coach Steve Kerr. Because even though they were able to sneak out a win, their bench presented significant issues before LeBron and Kyrie bailed them out with the game on the line. Kevin Love had 20 points and six rebounds. "It's always good to play the best teams in the league and see where you're at". Regardless of whether Golden State cares, outsiders will be curious how they respond against a Cavaliers team that isn't much different than the one that handed them such a shocking defeat only seven months ago.
Perhaps the biggest play of the Finals was a chase-down block by James on Andre Iguodala in Game 7, a play that completely changed the momentum down the stretch in an incredibly tight decisive contest.
LeBron James led the Cavs with 31 points in the Cleveland win
Hey, did you know the Golden State Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals? When LeBron James fell down on a layup attempt, the Warriors were off to the races to try and score back.
David West was the surprise side piece that elevated his game on Christmas Day. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 117.4 points on 49.4 percent shooting and allowing 103.8 points on 42.9 percent shooting.
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