With Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving out, by all rights the Cavaliers should be down two games instead of heading back to Cleveland with home-court advantage.
LeBron James turned in a triple-double to remember, Matthew Dellavedova made the go-ahead free throws in overtime, and the Cavaliers overcame a fourth-quarter collapse to outlast the Golden State Warriors 95-93 on Sunday night.
Without Irving, the Cavs will rely on others to pick up the scoring slack.
Because the Warriors have been a bottom-of-the-barrel team for most of my life, I viewed the “Golden State” title as a novelty.
The Cavaliers might figure out a way to win a game in this series, but they won’t do much better than that.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight assists, and the Golden State Warriors held off LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers for a thrilling 108-100 overtime victory in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
After a long layoff, the NBA Finals finals got underway last night in Oakland and it was Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors who prevailed.
J.R. Smith — who was traded to the Cavaliers in January — admitted on Wednesday that he was insulted and felt disrespected when Knicks president Phil Jackson dealt him along with Iman Shumpert.
Any conversation about how these NBA Finals are going to play out needs to start with one important fact: Kyrie Irving’s health.
We’re a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the “Splash Brothers” of Golden State.
Since the Rangers lost Game 7 to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night, I have been in a funk. A sports malaise.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is happy with the state of the game, but has a few concerns he decided to share with Mike Francesa on Tuesday
All eyes are on LeBron. He’s not just trying to bring a trophy to Cleveland. He’s adding jewels to his crown, which he will one day try to match with Michael Jordan
A lengthy layoff — the series won’t start until June 4 — will benefit banged-up players on both teams, and provide plenty of time to hype the Stephen Curry-LeBron James duel.
Driven by the chance to end Cleveland’s half-century-old championship drought, King James was brilliant from start to finish Tuesday night.