CLEVELAND (AP) — As the final seconds ticked off and the Warriors began bouncing in celebration on their bench, Stephen Curry looked up and saw LeBron James coming at him.
James could do nothing more. He extended a conceding hand and congratulations.
Moments later, Curry was hoisting a trophy in the air — one as golden as his team.
The Golden State Warriors finally seem to be alive after struggling through the opening games of the NBA Finals. League MVP Stephen Curry scored 37 points, outmatching LeBron James (40 points, 14 rebounds, 11 assists) and leading the Warriors to a 104-91 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday.
Here’s what you need to know if you missed Game 5.
For the first time in this year’s NBA Finals, Golden State pulled away from the Cleveland Cavaliers at the end of a game. The Warriors’ balanced team effort beat the Cavaliers, 103-82, evening the series 2-2 and earning back home-court advantage.
Here’s what you need to know if you missed Game 4.
Fans did not get another overtime, but Game 3 of the 2015 NBA Finals lived up to the excitement of the first two contests.
Despite league MVP Stephen Curry finding his shooting stroke in the second half, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers powered past the Warriors, 96-91, to take a 2-1 series lead.
Here’s what you need to know if you missed Game 3.
This year’s NBA Finals is already looking like one of the best in years. This series became the first Finals ever to go to overtime in its first two games, but Game 2 had a different outcome than Game 1. LeBron James’ triple-double propelled the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Golden State Warriors, 95-93, in OT on Sunday night.
Here’s what you need to know if you missed Game 2.
The NBA Finals kicked off last night with a game worthy of all the hype. The Golden State Warriors overcame a huge night from Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James (44 point) to take Game 1, 108-100, in overtime.
Here’s what you need to know if you missed Game 1: