The Warriors defeated the Cavs 4-2 in the Finals two years ago, and Cleveland had to battle all the way back from a 3-1 hole last year to get even. "To be honest, I didn't do one (bit of) prep for Golden State yet because I really believe that this (Boston) team is a good team".
"I said to to myself, 'we can't tie this series, we just can't do that '".
The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook installed Golden State as a minus-260 favorite, with Cleveland at plus-220, meaning a $100 bet on the Warriors would win $38.46 and the same bet on the Cavaliers would win $220, according to ESPN.
"Playing in this league, you can't take anything for granted", Warriors guard Stephen Curry said.
Cavaliers: James has scored 30 or more points in 11 of Cleveland's 13 games this postseason. "We feel like we should be here, and we feel like we should be a championship-contending team". "I just have to keep going and figure out what I've got do to come back at the highest level possible". The Celtics also had a lot of points off the bench, but their starters were not exceptional, with the team as a whole shooting 43% in comparison to the Cavaliers superior 56% Marcus Smart and Kelly Olynykwho've had terrific games these playoffs struggled mightily going a combined 2 of 15.
The problem is you're giving LeBron seven free points when there's a long history of his teams stealing one of the first two games on the road to start a playoff series. They left the series with a -24.4 net rating, a fitting monstrosity to illustrate the massive gap between the two teams over the majority of the five games.
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"It was a matchup that we were all looking forward to, and I'm glad that we prevailed", Irving said. They finished 19 of 41 Thursday.
Notes: Center Zaza Pachulia, who missed Games 3 and 4 at San Antonio in the Western Conference finals with a bruised right heel, is back going through full practices in preparation to play in his first career Finals. "I can't lie", Durant said, when comparing the 2012 Finals trip to this one.
"If some kid or a group of kids from the West Coast or the East Coast or the Midwest or the South and everything in between, all around the world can look at me and say, 'Well, I made the extra pass because LeBron made the extra pass, ' or, 'I got a chase-down block and I didn't give up on the play because LeBron didn't give up, ' that would mean the world to me". "But they tested us every single minute, and we needed that".
The Celtics were 9-9 during a playoff run that capped a successful season.
"We owe our fans a better performance, and we know that, and we're going to play hard", Celtics guard Avery Bradley said.
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The Hammers have also been linked with Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi as Slaven Bilic looks to add more firepower to his squad. The report does not state the amount offered for Iheanacho, although it is thought that City value the forward at around £20m.
In the 1990s Gregg Allman moved to California and dabbled in acting, appearing as a drug lord in the 1991 movie, " Rush ". In 2010, Allman received a liver transplant. "If I fell over dead right now", he wrote, "I have led some kind of life".
That defense wasn't helped Tuesday when the two, as part of the president's first global trip, landed in Rome. Abbas underlined that the conflict between Palestinians and Israelis was not based on religion.
They will be remembered during an event at 10 a.m. today at Oak Hill Cemetery hosted by Lawrence's American Legion Post. The Legion and Lower Burrell Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 92 switch off parade duties every year, Zdila said.
Has this arrest changed your mind about going? Phoenix Comicon runs Thursday through to Sunday, May 25-28, 2017 at 100 N. Police will also increase the number of officers - both uniformed and plainclothes - at Comicon throughout the weekend.
Smugglers send them out in flimsy boats with little fuel, and most are picked up by worldwide vessels after leaving Libyan waters. The people were traveling on five wooden and 10 rubber boats from Libya to Italy, according to the authority.
The NATO-led alliance that came to the United States' aid in Afghanistan and Iraq sent more than 3,000 soldiers home in body bags. President Trump is weighing changes to USA sanctions against Russia, National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn said Wednesday.
Iranian President Calls US Relations 'A Curvy Road'
It was an enlightening conference, showcasing how little he really intends or is able to create real change in Iran. The measure also would apply terrorism sanctions to the country's Revolutionary Guards and enforce an arms embargo.
Eurozone mulls Greece debt relief plea
Le Maire says it's "important there be a solution that reassures the Greek people and of course reassures Greece's creditors". As of now, the country has completed 110 of the 140 measures, EU Economic Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said .
Wawrinka storms back to win Geneva tournament
Defending champion Stan Wawrinka advanced to the Geneva Open final by beating unseeded Andrey Kuznetsov 6-3, 7-6 (4) on Friday. He will next face Germany's world No. 33 Mischa Zverev , who defeated fifth-seeded American Steve Johnson 6-4, 7-5.
Wales boss Coleman says not interested in Palace job
The 16-year-old defensive player has represented Wales up to Under-19 level, but is also eligible for England. I don't think my journey is finished yet. "All I am interested in is Wales and Serbia", he added.
Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks
Mr Trump had previously boasted that if his son-in-law, Jared Kushner , cannot achieve peace in the Middle East , "nobody can". Spokesman Sean Spicer said the president was being kept up to date on the blast by his national security team.
NFL loosens up restrictions to on-field celebrations
Earlier this month, the LA Times revealed construction delays in the stadium were caused by two months of heavy rain in the city. Tampa originally finished as runner-up in the bidding for 2020 - one reason why owners backed the move unanimously.