It's the rubber match of their two previous series, which saw Golden State win the championship in 2015 and the Cavs take the rematch last season. The 2017 NBA Finals will now be the third straight between the Cavs and the Warriors. After sweeping the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round, Golden State had eight days off before their sweep of the Utah Jazz. "Hell yeah", he said, his voice rising.
Not worry about what it says in Vegas or what people are saying about underdogs. Kevin Love was reminded that Warriors forward Draymond Green said earlier this season that he wants to "destroy and annihilate" the Cavs in the Finals. "We have a bigger goal in mind". They played great basketball this year. We knew that Friday was a 46-point disaster. The 43 points Cleveland scored in the first quarter set a team postseason record for points in a quarter.
Marchionne said the result showed the "real" Ferrari , as the team registered its third win of the season. But he couldn't hold on to secure a first Grand Prix win since 2013 as German driver Vettel passed the veteran Finn during a flurry of pit stops about halfway through the race .
Predators coach Peter Laviolette lamented his team allowing two goals within 1:39 near the end of the first and the start of the second period. The Ducks took consecutive delay-of-game penalties in the third but killed off a lengthy 5-on-3 disadvantage, punctuated by a magnificent, cross-crease save by Gibson on Roman Josi to preserve the tie.
Irving said he was driven by the thought of the Cavs seeing their series lead vanish. "That's no excuse. Like I said, they played well, but we've just got to play better, be more physical". The Celtics had a 29-19 lead at the end of the quarter. Lue should have warned James to be careful, too, as the superstar picked up four fouls and spent the final 6:46 of the first half watching from the bench, unable to help his team.
A season that began with a serious question mark over Juan Mata's relationship with Jose Mourinho will end on Wednesday night. When I have 14, 15 players, I can't do it. 1 and Argentina's No. 1 to learn from every day in De Gea and Romero. " Many in Holland said it was not possible for a Dutch team to play in the final because the financial difference in Europe between the big clubs and the Dutch clubs is so big now, but we managed it", Ajax manager Peter Bosz told a media conference ...