Stories tagged: NBA finals
Mon., June 13, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
LeBron James, Kyrie Irving each score 41 as Cavs stave off elimination with 112-97 win over Warriors
LeBron James laughed at Klay Thompson’s comments this week about the NBA being a man’s league. Instead, he thought of a punishment far worse than anything he could say.
Sat., June 11, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
Falling just short after coming so far can be gut-wrenching, an experience that can haunt a player long after his days on the court are over.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
LeBron James said Game 4 was another “do-or-die” scenario for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
LeBron James scored 32 points, Kyrie Irving added 30 and the Cleveland Cavaliers, pushed for 48 minutes by a delirious, championship-starved crowd, hammered the Golden State Warriors 120-90 in Game …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 12:14 p.m.
Kevin Love can’t help the Cleveland Cavaliers climb back into the NBA Finals just yet.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
Shaun Livingston put up nearly 100 free throws at the end of Friday’s NBA Finals practice, and that is somewhere around his norm.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Game 1 of the NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland was the most-watched and highest-rated opening game on ABC, with 19.2 million people tuning in for an 11.1 U.S. …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
Stephen Curry’s “Strength In Numbers” supporting cast made all the timely shots and all the difference for the defending champions in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
All season long, MVP Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green drew the attention and accolades.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Fresh charcoal gray NBA Finals cap on backward and wearing a wide grin, Stephen Curry summed up his wild, up-and-down postseason so far and reminded everybody he’s not close to …
Wed., June 17, 2015
CLEVELAND – As the final seconds ticked off and the Golden State Warriors began bouncing in celebration on their bench, Stephen Curry looked up and saw LeBron James coming at …
UPDATED: Tue., June 16, 2015, 10:36 p.m.
CLEVELAND — As the final seconds ticked off and the Golden State Warriors began bouncing in celebration on their bench, Stephen Curry looked up and saw LeBron James coming at …
Mon., June 15, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. – Stephen Curry came off a screen, dribbled behind his back and crossed over Matthew Dellavedova. He stepped back and swished a 3-pointer, then pounded his chest and …
Sun., June 14, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Stephen Curry made seven 3-pointers and scored 37 points, and the Golden State Warriors withstood another brilliant performance from LeBron James to outlast the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-91 on Sunday night …
Sun., June 14, 2015
CLEVELAND – Weaving his way toward Golden State’s locker room, where the Warriors were packing for home, Stephen Curry had to handle one last double-team. Two Cavaliers fans wanted a …
Sat., June 13, 2015, 3:05 p.m.
Weaving his way toward Golden State’s locker room, where the Warriors were packing for home, Stephen Curry had to handle one last double-team.
Sat., June 13, 2015
CLEVELAND – LeBron James called it a “slight” headache, though nothing involving the game’s best player is ever minor. So when James got a cut on his head after falling …
Fri., June 12, 2015, 5:50 p.m.
CLEVELAND — The Golden State Warriors looked like the NBA’s best team. The Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a tired one.
Fri., June 12, 2015, 5:29 p.m.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Gary Liss still has the ticket from Game 2 of the 1975 NBA Finals in his wallet. The seat cost just $10, but watching the Golden State …
Fri., June 12, 2015, 4:59 p.m.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James called it a “slight” headache, though nothing involving the game’s best player is ever minor.
Fri., June 12, 2015
CLEVELAND – No panic, no playing around. Just California cool. The Golden State Warriors simply did what they had to do, and now they’re going home in the same shape …
Thu., June 11, 2015
Matthew Dellavedova walked into the interview room double-fisted – with two cups of water. After being hospitalized with dehydration after exhausting himself during Game 3 of the NBA Finals, the …
Wed., June 10, 2015
CLEVELAND – LeBron James came home last summer to win a championship – one like no other. He’s two wins away.
Wed., June 10, 2015
A strong start to the NBA Finals – at least from a television viewer’s standpoint – is working to ABC’s advantage. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ series-tying win over the Golden State …
Tue., June 9, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. – If any team around the country should have understood the capability of Matthew Dellavedova in the clutch, it should have been the Golden State Warriors. Dellavedova made …
Mon., June 8, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. – The Big Three has faded. The Terrific Two is gone. And the Cleveland Cavaliers are still heading home with the NBA Finals knotted up at a game …
Sun., June 7, 2015, 10:14 p.m.
The Big Three has faded. The Terrific Two is gone. Still, the Cleveland Cavaliers are heading home with the NBA Finals knotted up at a game apiece.
Sun., June 7, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. – Andre Iguodala’s impressive resume heading into this season featured an Olympic gold medal, All-Star appearance and first-team All-NBA defensive team honors. One of the few things Iguodala …
Sat., June 6, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. – The Cleveland Cavaliers finished off Chicago and swept past Atlanta, even when Kyrie Irving wasn’t available. Now they have to find their way past the Golden State …