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My 2 Cents: Kevin Durant Wins Championship With The Warriors

20 June, 2017, 13:29 | Author: Alberta Rodriguez
  • Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry center holds his daughter Riley as they celebrate with forward Kevin Durant left after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland Calif. Monday

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant gestures as he holds the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award after Game 5 between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif. on Monday.

The tradition of sports teams visiting the White House dates to the 1800s.

The Warriors became the first Bay Area team to capture a championship at home since the A's finished the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1974 World Series. "I hope everyone's cool and doesn't tear anything up". "From my eyes, they're built to last a few years".

After the Cavaliers had fallen to the Golden State Warriors on Monday, James was asked by a reporter in a press conference if he thought stacked teams, like the ones he'd been on, were good or bad for the National Basketball Association.

Jenkins reports one Thunder official, who had consistent communication with Durant and believed he would re-sign in Oklahoma City, noticed something was different once Golden State lost to Cleveland in 2016.

"But we were disciplined, we had a message everyday - it was always just about us". Nobody will have the same 15 players they ended the season with.

"I just try to put in the work", James said.

James delivered the Full LeBron: 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists.

Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Game 4 with 26 points but shot 9 for 22.

The Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals previous year and lost the title to the Cleveland Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National Basketball Association history.

Former President Barack Obama sent a congratulatory text to Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant following the team's championship win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Wanda Durant had her son at just 21. "I'm so happy Kevin has broken through and there's more to come from him". "I can't wait to celebrate with my teammates in the locker room". Some even claimed the Warriors were fools for signing Durant, because he would mess up team chemistry. Then it was Golden State's time again, with Durant as the prized addition.

But unlike last year's comeback when they took advantage of Harrison Barnes' offensive struggles, Durant answered every charge during a 39-point night and Cleveland will need to find new answers if these teams meet in a fourth straight Finals next season.

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