They are going into Game 1 with a lot of faith. Tipoff is 9 p.m. In 2015, the Cavs and Dubs combined for a 2-3-1 O/U record in the NBA Finals (194.16 ppg vs. 196.7 ave total), and a year ago they finished 2-4-1 O/U in the finals (200.28 ppg vs. 207.93 ave total).
Cavaliers: James has scored 30 or more points in 11 of Cleveland's 13 games this postseason. A sweep of the Cavaliers would push the Warriors to an unprecedented 16-0 in the postseason.
Well, then perhaps he should have been at the Future concert outside of Akron on Saturday night, because LeBron James and the Cavs were having plenty of fun on a night off. But that is the beauty of sports - the better team doesn't always win.
The Warriors are the greatest collection of National Basketball Association talent in the modern era, and that's no small statement, considering Tim Duncan and David Robinson played together in San Antonio and LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh became Miami's Big Three.
"What does that mean?" We know where we come from, we do understand where we come from and the only difference between us and someone who has their MBA - is opportunity. "We've both added pieces that helped our offensive and defensive packages to be even more scary". We will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it?
"Eastern Conference finals, that's the biggest stage I've ever been on", Thomas said at the team's practice facility in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Everyone knew the two teams were on a collision course. "He's a guy who said he wanted us, and he has us starting next Thursday". He's a competitor. You beat a team, they definitely want you back.
Now, the Cavaliers have a week off before the NBA Finals kick off Thursday in Oakland to figure out how to deal with the stress the Warriors will cause, and the biggest issue remains: Can the Cavaliers effectively guard the Warriors?
That's where the dominance of Golden State and Cleveland makes its mark.
"You adapt to the culture", he said.
In so doing, James silenced Golden State's Terrible Threesome of Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. "But nobody's going to feel sorry for me".
For, to be blunt about it, it seems like James versus the entire Warrior crew is more like it. Curry needs his teammates-assist here, screen there-to ensure space for his bombs from afar. "It makes him even more unsafe when you equip him with that talent, that skill and put him with those guys". The first two games will be played in California before heading back to OH for Game 3 on June 7.
"I only play blackjack in Vegas anyway, so it doesn't matter", he said.
Spanberger, Arkansas too much for Auburn Mississippi State did respond with a run of its own in the second inning after getting a couple of runners on by singles. Spanberger's last 12 hits dating back to May 14 have all been for extra bases, with nine of them going for home runs.
Last year, the group sought recognition from the Islamic State (IS), pledging allegiance and calling itself as the IS-Ranao. Plumes of smoke were seen on the horizon and helicopters unloaded rockets on rebel positions.
When you have Chris Owings and Jake Lamb performing the way they have, the sky is the limit for the men in Sedona red. It had been assumed that Pérez was the Brewers' emergency catcher, but Counsell noted it was actually another player.
Israel has held Western Jerusalem since 1948, but the Old City and East Jerusalem were captured in 1967 in a war with Jordan . This same writer suggested "that Trump went to the Kotel as a sign of his deep love for Ivanka's commitment to Judaism".
Still, there was irritation at Trump's refusal to show his hand on the Paris agreement to curb carbon emissions. In Israel, she sported a white Michael Kors suit in a look that features everything we already mentioned.
In the photo released Saturday shows 22-year-old suspect Salman Abedi in a brown hat, jeans, glasses and a black Hollister vest. Eleven people are now being held in connection with the bombing which killed 22 people and injured more than 100 others.
Peter Hook, a member of seminal Manchester band New Order, was among the runners and said the tragedy had brought people together. Also Saturday, police released surveillance-camera images of the bomber, Salman Abedi , on the night of the attack.
Suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated a bomb strapped to his body in the foyer area, killing 22 persons and injuring 116 others. British officials believe the information released to the American media came from security agencies and not the White House.
One of those relationships was on display as Trump began the day with a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. As a candidate Trump denounced the deal, but has since said he's waiting to make a final decision.
Lucas Papademos , his driver and another passenger were driving through central Athens Thursday evening when the bomb went off. An explosion inside a vehicle in Greece's capital wounded former Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Thursday, police said.
An unprecedented Finals trilogy was finally set, and still, James had no interest or energy to engage the topic. He played limited minutes, by his standards, in both Games 3 and 4 as Mike Brown eased him back into action.
Greens to support NDP in minority government
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Four facts about the history of Memorial Day
And while people mean well when they thank a veteran for their service, Visconti said there are other ways to show appreciation. This memorial serves as a reminder of the wars in the mid- to late-1800s Arizona pioneer veterans served in. "It's somber.
Fringe Tamil outfit opposes Rajinikanth entry into politics
Though he is a Kannadiga, the people of Tamil Nadu has shown love, affection and received a huge fame as what he is today. The Tamil outfit staged a protest on Monday near Rajinikanth's residence opposing his likely entry into politics.
Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"
Coppola was honored for " The Beguiled ", a Southern Gothic horror that updates the 1971 Civil War drama starring Clint Eastwood. Kidman, who appeared in four different projects at the festival, accepted a special 70th anniversary award from the jury.
CBSE Plus Two pass percentage goes up in Madurai district
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Johnson beats M's 6-0 for Boston's 6th straight win
In addition to the pitching miscues, the Mariners had all kinds of issues in the wet conditions, committing two fielding errors. Mariners: LHP James Paxton (strained left forearm) was slated to make a rehab start Friday night in Double-A Arkansas.