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Warriors one win from the NBA Finals; Cavaliers to two

Warriors one win from the NBA Finals;  Cavaliers to two
The superiority of the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals was once again evident with the victory (108-120) they achieved in the third game against the San Antonio Spurs and which keeps them undefeated (11-0) in the final phase and 3-0 in the series.
The same thing happens in the Eastern Conference, where the Cavaliers are also undefeated (10-0) in the playoffs and 2-0 in the final eliminator that they play against the Boston Celtics.
The Warriors’ high level of play and the significant injury losses suffered by the Spurs – French guard Tony Parker and forward Kawhi Leonard – made the mission of the Texan team even more difficult to win the third game after losing the top two in Oakland.
But, as the veteran Argentine guard Manu Ginobili recognized, who at 39 years old made history with another outstanding performance of 21 points, even with the presence of Leonard it would have been difficult for them to beat an opponent who is currently above them.
“They are a very good team and, despite the casualties we had, they showed on the field that they have all the elements to achieve the triumphs,” said Ginobili, who joined the legendary Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the only player to join them. 39 years old managed to score 20 or more points in a conference final match.
The Spurs had taken a hit, but Golden State hoped the winners of five tournaments NBA they will put up a fierce fight in San Antonio.
However, the depth and talent of the Warriors decided the result quite quickly and confirmed that they are the team that already has more than half a ticket to repeat the Finals of the League. NBA for the third consecutive season.
Forward Kevin Durant, the great acquisition the Warriors made during the summer break, confirmed his great value as he concluded the game as leader by contributing a double-double of 33 points, including 19 in the fourth period, and 10 rebounds.
Durant like the rest of the Warriors admitted that the Spurs, despite the losses, did not make things easy for them and from the beginning of the game played at the AT&T Center in San Antonio they went out to fight and give everything on the field.
The key to victory for Durant was never losing focus, putting up with pressure from the Spurs and then reacting with the consistency of his game.
Now, the Warriors will have a shot at their third straight series Monday in Game 4. The Warriors are the third team in the history of the NBA to win their first 11 finals games.
Point guard Stephen Curry contributed 21 points, and became the franchise’s all-time leader in so many scored in the playoffs, beating Hall of Famer Rick Barry.
“Our goal is to win all the games we can, regardless of the challenges we have to overcome as well as learn lessons that help us with victories, regardless of the rival we face. Our philosophy is none other than to play well to win, “said Curry.
In turn, the Cavaliers are looking for a new victory tonight that will put them 3-0 in the tie, in the game against the Celtics to be played at the QuickenLoans Arena in Cleveland.
If in Boston, as a visiting team, they managed to break the marks of points scored in the competition of the final phase after having played the first two games of the tie, in Cleveland, if they put their mind to it, they can do even more damage.
Especially since the Celtics arrive with nothing new to contribute to the poor performance they have had in the first two games and also with the indefinite loss of the team’s top scorer, point guard Isaiah Thomas, who relapsed from an injury he suffers in his right hip and that has been dragging since last March. EFE.
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