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09 June, 2018, 09:58
Speaking of KD, he had arguably the best game of his career, dropping 43 points on 15-of-23 shooting along with 13 rebounds and seven assists, including a dagger from nearly the exact same spot as the one he hit in Game 3 past year.
It was the fourth year in a row the Warriors met Cleveland in the finals. "All season, getting up, going to work with these guys is incredible", Durant said.
Stephen Curry had 12 points and the Golden State Warriors made six 3-pointers in taking a 34-25 lead after one quarter of Game 4. His average shot distance, meanwhile, went from 12.6 feet in Game 1 to 10 feet in Game 2, 9 feet in Game 3 and then 4.7 feet in Game 4, per ESPN Stats & Information.
"I told those guys now they see what we have to do to get better and take that next step".
When three-times champion James left the game with about four minutes to play, he did so to a standing ovation from a home crowd that were chanting "M-V-P, M-V-P". "We keep waking up every day and trying to get better and we end up here".
A majority of Curry's 37 points came from outside the 3-point arc. No better feeling. We call it just run through the tape, get to the finish line. That gave him a game-high 13 points. The new guys who had a chance to play in the playoffs for the first time, the new guys who had a chance to experience The Finals, which you dream of doing when you're a kid. Golden State Warriors 2018 victory paradeWhen asked what his first thoughts were when he walked off the court as a three-time National Basketball Association champion, Curry said, "I said that out loud and in my head over and over again. I'm happy to be part of this group".
Lionel Messi second on Forbes 100 highest-paid athletes
The four-time major victor has banked $37.5m over the past year , including $3.7m in on-course earnings and $34m in endorsements. In the top 100 list, the National Football League had 18 athletes, 14 were baseball players and nine were footballers.
On Friday, the Cavaliers clawed back from an 11-point deficit before pulling in front on a slam dunk from James near the midway mark of the second quarter, but it was just a matter of time before the Warriors took over.
Other teams have won three championships in four seasons, but none in the last 52 years - including the aforementioned dynasties - have done so while enduring a streak of four consecutive trips to The Finals.
James was removed with 4:03 remaining and congratulated the Warriors before taking a seat on the bench.
Klay Thompson scored 10 points for the Warriors and Draymond Green contributed nine points and nine assists.
"So it's not like you would think that he would fizzle out", James said.
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Last September, Apple released the Series 3 Apple Watch and once again the same issues with the display appeared. It definitely does for Apple, and with a physical defect like that, an exchange or return would be justified.
This is a good attitude to have when you play against Rafael Nadal , who gleans invincibility from the orange-red dust in Paris . In the first semifinal, Dominic Thiem ended Cecchinato's Cinderella run via a 7-5, 7-6 (10), 6-1 victory.
It will also be the 300th career F1 race for Spanish star Fernando Alonso, the two-time world champion now driving for McLaren. To take part, visit Fantasy.formula1.com and simply search "GiveMeSport F1 League" in the public leagues to join in the fun.
Argentine professional footballer Lionel Messi is ranked second in the list, followed by soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo . All together the 100 athletes have earned United States dollars 3.8 billion, which exceeds last year's index by 23%.
The US estimates that al-Shabaab commands 4,000 to 6,000 active fighters, making it one of the terror group's largest affiliates. The injured service members were medevaced to Djibouti, where US Africa Command (AFRICOM) maintains its Camp Lemonnier base.
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Premier Kathleen Wynne, who narrowly hung on to her seat, resigned as Liberal leader and all but seven Liberal ridings fell. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will hold a press conference following the crushing defeat her party suffered Thursday night.
In the video , Nicole Mojica's son, Timmy, can be seen whizzing down a slip and slide in their backyard in Lake Nona, Orlando. A video of the scary moment emerged on Facebook , uploaded by Nicole Mojica, and has been viewed more than 50,000 times.
Apple shipping 20 percent fewer iPhones this year
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Doctors say first lady 'can't fly for one month'
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Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano creates new coastline
Almost 600 homes on Hawaii's Big Island have been destroyed so far by the eruption at Mount Kilauea , authorities said. There are no homes left in the Vacationland subdivision and neighbouring Kapoho has only a few homes left standing.
Trump says he will not invite NBA champs to White House
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Tensions high as G7 Summit kicks off in Quebec
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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons
The CDC said Walmart and Kroger stores in the affected states had removed pre-cut melon linked to the outbreak from their shelves. Illnesses started on dates ranging from April 30, 2018 to May 28, 2018, and cases range in age from less than 1 to 97 years old.