Saturday morning between Game 1 and 2, the Warriors and Cavs held joint media availability at the Warriors practice facility in downtown Oakland. Kevin Love provided a needed scoring boost in Game 2 after Kyrie Irving did the same in Game 1 but nearly no one else came through, sending the Cavs to a 132-113 loss and an 0-2 series deficit. And through two games, that pitch has borne out. "He was wonderful (in Game 1), and I expect nothing less in the rest of the games". He finished with 32-10-11 and was the heart and soul of the team. It was 2-0 a year ago and we lost. Coverage is unending. Every possession is analyzed and every player is psychoanalyzed. Having to settle in, whether it's after the first quarter or first half, first game, whatever it is.
Here we go: Game 2 of the NBA Finals has started. We have to be aggressive getting to the basket or making the right passes and right play.
"They're a good team".
"We naturally felt like we could have played better, taken the game to them a little bit more and also played with better pace", he said.
The Cavs are too good to play that way again.
"Offensively, that's what the world sees but what I see is defensively, he's changing the game".
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He is still learning about Indy, watching as numerous past Indy 500s as he can, although he has yet to see a replay of his own. But weather delays on Saturday pushed qualifying late into the day, giving Hildebrand only one shot at making the cutoff.
Game 1 of the NBA Finals featured extremely high level basketball.
Kevin Love had 27 points and Kyrie Irving 19. "Maybe finish better in the paint when we had opportunities". I think in order for you to be good in this league, it has to be an everyday thing.
The key one came late in the third quarter after Cleveland cut the deficit to four points.
Durant led the Warriors with 33 points, five blocks and 13 rebounds, and he hit four of his eight 3-point attempts.
"I've seen a lot of great teams, and they rank right up there", James said.
Golden State finally warmed up after nine days off, while the Cavs had a six-day break since beating Boston in the Eastern Conference finals.
"Just make them feel us".
The first two games have shown a stark difference in depth. It was his eighth career triple-double in the NBA Finals, tying Magic Johnson for the record. He picked up his fourth flagrant foul point of the playoffs in that Game 4, which triggered an automatic suspension.
The Warriors, on the other hand, have gotten key contributions from their four All-Stars: Curry, Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, as well as from players like Livingston, Andre Iguodala and Zaza Pachulia at times to set an National Basketball Association record with 14 straight postseason wins. The Cavs' margin of error - as it's been the past two years - is not particularly large. "No, it's not over". "It's the same thing I've been doing for the last three years".
"We all knew and saw that they were very concerned with the three-point shooters, and Kevin Durant (was) able to drive to the rim with uncontested dunks".
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In his second season in New York, Babe Ruth led the Yankees to their first World Series berth in 1921 against the Giants. Fellow starters Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving scored 12 and 11 points, respectively, but the surprise was Deron Williams .
After that incident, the fan was tossed out of the game, but the Predators fought all the way back to tie the game at three. It stayed 4-1 after Pittsburgh's Matt Cullen was ruled offside following a coach's challenge of a goal by Patric Hornqvist.
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They split the first two, and it wouldn't surprise anyone to see either team take home the Larry O'Brien trophy this year. Steve Kerr continues to deal with complications from a back surgery but hopes to be ready to coach in the NBA Finals .
It's a team game, and everyone looks at shots and save percentage but forget about the quality and who we're playing. This one would have been Pittsburgh's fifth goal of the game and thus didn't materially affect the outcome.
Last night, the Stanley Cup Finals kicked off with an energetic game one between the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins . Country music star Alan Jackson will play a concert prior to Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final in Nashville on Saturday.
Adams retired in 2002 after he and Wenger led Arsenal to a second Premier League and FA Cup double in five seasons. I don't think I could have done much more this season, it is the coach's decision and you have to respect that.
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Go forensic on the stats, the lineups, the rotations, the play calls if you like, it's going to come down to the same endpoint. It was one of the most complete Finals games he's ever played, and that catalog is reasonably extensive by now.
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Draymond Green loved watching Durant do his thing easily down the middle in his first Finals game for Golden State. He added 10 assists and two blocks in keeping his Cavs within three points at halftime, 67-64.
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The Warriors march into this final undefeated and averaging 117 points in the month of May while shooting 51 per cent. As for how their on-court relationship has grown, Durant described them as "just two guys who know how to play".
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The 2015 champion Warriors will face the 2016 champion Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals for the third straight year. Nearly immediately in the first round, both teams made it clear they have no equal in their respective conferences.
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Behind the two Ferraris came the Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo with Hamilton's teammate Valterri Bottas's Merecedes in fourth. Championship leader Sebastian Vettel , his Ferrari teammate, also got away cleanly from second on the grid.
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He played just 18 minutes in game two while playing through the lingering pain. "There's not much more you could ask for". Thompson suggested the incident stemmed from the fact that James got his feelings hurt by Green's trash talking.
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That honor belonged to Kyrie Irving , who picked up his team when James went to the bench in the second quarter with four fouls. Schools close down, pollen kicks in, the neighborhood pool opens for the season, and LeBron James goes back to the NBA Finals.