Kevin Durant hailed his inspirational team-mates as his Golden State Warriors team secured back-to-back NBA titles and he joined an exclusive club.
Golden State Warriors
The Golden State Warriors are back-to-back NBA champions after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-85 to seal the best-of-seven series 4-0.
A triple-double from LeBron James was not enough as the Golden State Warriors moved within one win of a second consecutive NBA Finals victory.
Steph Curry hit nine three-pointers – an NBA Finals record – as the Golden State Warriors opened up a 2-0 lead in the series against the Cleveland Cavaliers with a 122-103 victory.
The Golden State Warriors held off the Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch a dramatic 124-114 overtime win in the first game of the NBA finals.
The Golden State Warriors remain on track to defend their title after clinching a spot in the NBA finals for the fourth consecutive year.
Klay Thompson scored nine three-pointers as the Golden State Warriors staged a superb second-half recovery to defeat the Houston Rockets 115-86 and force a game seven in the Western Conference finals.
The Golden State Warriors claimed victory in game three of the Western Conference finals with a 126-85 thrashing of the Houston Rockets.
Eric Gordon scored 27 points off the bench as the Houston Rockets saw off the Golden State Warriors 127-105 in the second game of the Western Conference finals.
Sometimes sporting greatness can be difficult to see with the naked eye, but that’s certainly not the case when it comes to three-point king Steph Curry.