Warriors send off Rockets, face LeBron's Cavs anew in NBA Finals
30 May, 2018, 04:32 | Author: Felix Jensen
The Cavaliers dealt their star point guard, Kyrie Irving, to Boston in the offseason, and that move backfired. LeBron's teams have been underdogs (and often substantial ones) in seven of the nine Finals series they have appeared in.
But James once again had his way with the Raptors as the Wine and Gold eliminated them for the third year running and completed a second consecutive sweep. The Cavaliers have been horrendous on defense for pretty much the entire season, but this is a crafty team that seemingly knows how to flip the switch when it comes to defensive intensity. He has averaged 34 points, 9.2 rebounds and 8.8 assists per game in the playoffs.
For the first time since 1979, both the Western and Eastern Conference Finals went to game seven in the same year. "(Owner) Dan Gilbert does what it takes to win a championship, try to win a championship.
Love collided with Boston Celtics' rookie Jayson Tatum during Game 6, and was not cleared to suit up for the pivotal Game 7 over the weekend. Houston kept firing threes despite missing consistently. Third quarter barrages by the Warriors in both Games 6 and 7 did the Rockets in.
Houston missed 27 straight 3s at one point during the game.
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I'm excited about it. "He needs his at-bats". "He didn't really say much", Dombrowski said, "but it was 3:45 in the morning". Meanwhile, the man the Sox traded to get him, Travis Shaw, has 42 home runs and 132 RBI in 193 games for the Brewers .
The Western Conference finals ended up defined by a seemingly innocuous moment late in Game 5. Maybe more than the style of play is who is executing it and the Rockets just didn't have the shooters the Warriors do.
Golden State trailed by 11 at halftime after being behind at the break by 10 points in Game 6, becoming the first team to win multiple elimination games in the same series when trailing by double digits after two quarters. He missed the next night's contest and returned to the floor on March 30.
History, bragging rights and, of course, the 2018 NBA championship are all on the line once more as the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors rekindle their rivalry in the NBA Finals.
"We approach this series looking to win", coach Tyronn Lue said Tuesday, before his team left for California to get ready for Game 1 Thursday.
Ironically, as the playoffs commenced a month ago, the National Basketball Association appeared poised for a potential changing of the guard.
When Thompson decimated the Thunder two years ago, the Warriors rode the resulting momentum wave to a Game 7 victory at home. On Saturday when the Rockets were being blown out in Oakland, the Astros were dropping a game to the Indians in Cleveland.
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Texas holds a 7-1-1 record in the all-time series. "This will certainly be a great opportunity for our program and our fans". The scheduling of this series, however, also means another high-profile home-and-home involving UT has been adjusted.
Democrats used a law that allows Congress to reverse regulatory actions by a simple majority vote but it is not clear if the U.S. The Senate voted 52-47 yesterday to overturn the decision late previous year to end Net Neutrality rules.
At this hour, Subtropical Storm Alberto has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and moving to the E at 2 mph. The storm is expected to move North slowly from its location near Cuba Saturday into the Gulf of Mexico.
However, Daviess County Clerk David Osborne said the lack of a primary for Owensboro City Commissioner could affect local turnout. He'll have to fend off Republican Mary Jones if he wants a chance to defend his seat in November.
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If they advance through this regional they'd travel to Fayetteville for a super regional hosted by Arkansas. FSU is 4-6 against Mississippi State, 2-1 against Oklahoma and 2-0 against Samford in the postseason.
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