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June 10, 2019 - 11:10 am
Kevin Durant is a game-time decision for Game 5, head coach Steve Kerr said after shootaround on Monday morning. But the superstar is very much expected to take part in the must-win tilt, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and NBC Sports Bay Area's Monte Poole. Poole reports Durant will be "full go"...
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Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors is defended by Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors during Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals.
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June 07, 2019 - 12:01 am
Golden State Warriors wing Klay Thompson (hamstring) was ruled out just over two hours before Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, and the line movement reflected heavy interest on the Raptors as a result. The Warriors were seen as high as a six-point favorite on Monday, but the spread...
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Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard stretches to keep the ball from Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut as he drives to the net during Game 2 of the NBA Finals.
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June 04, 2019 - 1:47 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard filed a federal lawsuit against Nike on Monday, saying the footwear and apparel giant is blocking him from using a logo that he believes he owns. The suit was filed on a travel day for the NBA Finals; Leonard and the Raptors flew to Oakland,...
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Andre Iguodala celebrates a basket late in the Golden State Warriors' win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Finals.
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June 03, 2019 - 8:43 pm
The Golden State Warriors held off the Toronto Raptors in the waning seconds of Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night thanks to Andre Iguodala’s game-clinching 3-pointer. The 15-year veteran finished with eight points, eight rebounds and six assists. Igoudala also provided sound on-ball defense...
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Stephen Curry after the Warriors lose Game 1 of the NBA Finals to the Raptors in Toronto.
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May 31, 2019 - 9:02 am
Despite losing a Game 1 for just the second time under head coach Steve Kerr, the Golden State Warriors felt good after a bruising night against the Toronto Raptors to open the NBA Finals. In a 118-109 loss, the Warriors looked befuddled trying to attack the Raptors' halfcourt defense, which may be...
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Mike D'Antoni walks the Houston Rockets sideline.
USA Today Sports
May 31, 2019 - 8:54 am
Mike D'Antoni will remain the Houston Rockets head coach despite being unable to agree to a contract extension, he said Thursday. "We couldn't come to terms," D'Antoni told Fox 26 on Thursday. "I'm looking forward to next year with a lot of enthusiasm and we're gonna have a great year. I've got one...
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Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors (left) and Drake (right) courtside for Game 1 of the NBA Finals
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May 31, 2019 - 8:30 am
Everyone knew it had to be coming. It was just a matter of when. The answer? At the end of Game 1. Many anticpated that noted courtside Toronto Raptors fan Drake would have an exchange of words with a Golden State Warriors player, and in all likelihood it would be the two-time reigning champions'...
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