Golden State Warriors: Game 5 win provides flawless redemption scenario

Doug Mendoza
June 18, 2017

Golden State-Cleveland had the best ratings since Michael Jordan and the Bulls in 1998.James has a personal stake in saying he didn't start the super team trend.

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green appears to be taking some shots at the Cleveland Cavaliers.

As blasphemous of a question as that may seem, Durant's primary assignment throughout this series was to do what he does best, put the ball in hole. This is amid the trend in the National Basketball Association when LeBron James joined Miami Heat with All Star players such as Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade in 2012, where James got his first championship.

"No, no. I mean in 2003, the Lakers combined Karl Malone, Gary Payton, Shaq and Kobe".

"He's so great. He's so great, joining that team, to me, was nearly unfair", Smith said per The Washington Post.

Less than 24 hours after winning the 2017 NBA Finals on Monday night, the Warriors unanimously voted to decline the White House ceremony honoring their Finals win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to several reports, including one by CNBC analyst Josh Brown.

"People forget, when you went to Miami, they had just lost in the first round". Jefferson, who has long shaved his head, added. "You've got people of every race, color, religion, creed, whatever, and everybody's just coming together and loving this team".

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NBA Finals champions, the Golden State Warriors, said earlier this week in a statement that no decision had been made on if they would visit President Donald Trump at the White House - if they were even invited to the White House - as is tradition of championship-winning teams. Everybody for the last 10 years knew how good he was, but until you break through and win that first championship, there's always still something there.

The Cavs trio also addressed Green's jab at James' new bald look, with the three-time champ denying it was the loss to the Warriors that inspired the change.

Jerry West went 1-8 in the NBA Finals. "So it wasn't like I just woke up and was like, '[Gasp], it's time.' No". "If that was the case, I would've grown an Afro".

Elsewhere on the podcast, Jefferson noted that he was a member of the Warriors from 2011 to 2013, when they drafted Green and Klay Thompson, at which point "this thing got started".

"He's a talent of his own". "It was unbelievable to just see that all year, and right now just to be here with these guys, it's incredible". Can he be as annoying as f-? Yes. That's what he does.

"He knows that, that's part of his charm, that's part of what he tries to do".

The down-on-its-luck city that always seems to take a back seat to San Francisco on Thursday got to celebrate its beloved hometown team and its second National Basketball Association title in three years.

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