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Warriors confirm Iguodala to miss NBA Finals opener

01 June, 2018, 06:45 | Author: Christina Hansen
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Hill contributed 16 points to arguably Sacramento's most impressive win of the season, a 110-106 triumph at Golden State in November; Clarkson burned the Warriors for 21 points two days later for the Lakers; and Hood bombed in 26 for Utah in his only meeting with Golden State this season. No team is more terrifying on fast breaks than Golden State, and with four stars they don't need any one to exert all of their energy every single play.

Join us for live news and analysis from Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday at 6 p.m.at Oracle as the Warriors and Cavaliers meet for the fourth straight year to decide the title. "I can't think of a bigger gap from a team perspective". Warriors vs. Cavaliers in 4th straight NBA FinalsBut the rubber match was a mismatch, and the Warriors are expected to win just as easily this time.

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Golden State will get $5,188,122 if it wins, $3,993,173 if it loses. The over/under point total for tonight is set at 214.5 points. The Cavaliers are hoping Love can return after the All-Star missed Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals because of a concussion. The Rockets would have won this one, too. "So it definitely helps knowing the opponent, knowing, obviously, everything stops and starts with LeBron, and trying to do what we can to make things tough on him, but also take other guys out of the game".

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The Cavaliers, by contrast, have been outscored, 438-437, in the third quarter.

Curry has 18 points and six assists through two qaurters but James is the game's leading scorer at the half with 24 points. "I have a responsibility to lead, in more ways than one, and I take that very seriously". So you've got to give him a lot of respect. He makes a high rate of shots and makes it tough on you. "If you want to see somebody else in the postseason then you've got to beat 'em". Which is why no matter what happens in this Finals series, the best story in sports will still be LeBron James, the G.O.A.T., in Northeast Ohio.

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Kevin Durant won the award a year ago and Iguodala won it in 2015, but before anyone gets too far down that road, it would be wise to remember that LeBron James won it in 2016 as his team upset the heavily-favored Warriors, who had gotten off to a 3-1 start in the series.

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